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March 31, 2017

Vital Steps To Keep Your Computer Safe In Storage

Keep Your Computer Safe In Storage Meta description: Stow your computer safely in a rented storage unit by cleaning it, packing it properly, and choosing a space that has temperature controls; call Centron. If you’re heading out of the country for an extended period of time, or need to keep older-but-still-useful computer systems in storage, it’s important to prepare the equipment to protect it. Before choosing a temporary home for your hardware, follow these guidelines: Check Computer Cleanliness One of the biggest threats to computers in long-term storage is dust collection and corrosion. Although corrosion might seem the bigger problem due to metals breaking apart, dust is an immediate concern. Any desktop or laptop computer can generate a lot of…

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November 29, 2016

Ways to Keep Your Files Safe and Secure

All businesses eventually run out of room and need more space to house documents and other important paperwork involved in running a company. There are several reasons to store important documents in a storage facility away from the “bricks and mortar” of the business itself. Safe Storage for Business Documents Sometimes companies are required to keep certain paperwork for several years. Those kinds of documents can include past tax documents, legal papers, and past policies and procedures. If there isn’t enough room to store all documents on site, a good choice is to move files into a storage facility. A lot of small business can’t consider changing locations or adding to their building size, but still have to hold on…

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February 10, 2016

7 Smart And Decorative Storage Tips For Small Bedrooms

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Unless you regularly hold garage sales, it is inevitable that you will accumulate stuff. Many times, our desire for options lead to more than we can handle. No matter the reason, storage is an issue most homeowners can bond over, and owners or renters of small apartments and bedrooms have the worst time finding a place for everything. Here you will find storage tips for the bedroom that are practical and attractive. 1. The more shelves, the better. The sky is the limit with shelving. Mount shelves on the walls, under windows, over beds and along closet walls to increase your storage space for things both big and small. Mount multiple shelves on one wall, one over the other, for…

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January 9, 2016

Unused Furniture Doesn’t Need To Use Space: Store Your Furniture Today!

Storage Rental Services

There are going to be times in your life when you simply do not need the amount of furniture you currently have. This might be during a move or when getting rid of items and bringing in brand new ones. If this has been an issue for you in the recent past, you might be wondering what options you have when it comes to storing all of your furniture. There are many ways for you to get those items stored away for later use so that you do not need to necessarily sell everything. Tips for Storing Furniture One of the best ways to begin storing your furnishings is by knowing what you do and do not need. Take an…

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December 18, 2015

What you need to know about self-storage and winter: It’s not too late to ensure that your valuables are protected

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Storing items away for the winter in a self-storage facility provides extra space in your home or garage. Winter has arrived in Toronto, and there is more snow and ice on the way over the next few months. Now is the time to take precautions to keep your belongings safe from harsh winter temperatures. The following are some tips for effective winter storage. Clean and Repair before Storing One important tip is to make sure that everything you store away is clean and repaired. Make sure that everything is in good working order before you store it away. When spring returns, it will be much easier to locate and bring out items you have stored away and you will spend…

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December 5, 2015

Self-Storage Ideas That You May Not Have Considered

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Holiday Decorations Are you the type (like most of us) who has a thousand decorations stuffed into all the closets after the holidays are over? Or perhaps you have a basement where it looks like it is Christmas all year round. Whatever the case is, decorations add up quickly and they all take up space. Having a self-storage rental during the off-seasons is a great way to keep your home clutter free. With all of the holidays that folks decorate for, it comes in handy often as well. For Collectors Do you have an amazing collection and it’s only getting bigger? Whatever you collect, you do it because you love to do it. From antiques to old cards or coins,…

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November 29, 2014

Store Your Holiday Decorations The Safe And Inexpensive Way!

For many families, transforming the home into a winter wonderland each December is a time honoured tradition. Hauling out boxes of supplies, throwing on a CD of cheesy tunes, baking up some gingerbread, and decorating the house for the upcoming holiday season can make even the hardest Grinch crack a smile. But once the season’s over, putting everything away again come January (and into the gloomy depths of the basement or garage) isn’t quite so merry. Plastic Christmas trees are never fun to fold back into storable shape, while chintzy ornaments seem to accumulate in greater numbers every year. Everyone’s got a box full of lights, green cords tangled in a confusing mass. And if you’ve got an abundance of…

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