Holiday Decorations: Using a Self Storage Unit is Simple

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Keeping holiday decorations stored properly at home can be difficult, consider a self storage unit in Pocatello to asssit! Christmas celebration is not complete without decorations, bringing the event to life. The holidays would not be the same without Christmas trees, ornaments, lights, tinsels, scented candles, and wreaths. Holiday decorations enable us to create and feel the charm of the season, but finding a place to store everything unit the next season can be a struggle. It is even more stressful if you don’t have enough room to store holiday decor in your house. One of the best ways to store decorations is to utilize a self storage unit. Before placing your items into self storage it is important to know how to properly store your holiday decor to avoid damage so that they are in the same condition the next holiday season. YourWay Storage is here to provide organization tips and how to use your self storage unit effectively for holiday decorations. Storing Christmas trees A Christmas tree is the main Christmas decoration and it requires larger storage space compared to other holiday decorations. Store artificial Christmas trees in their original boxes whenever possible. If the original tree storage box is not available, take apart the tree and place it in plastic bins. Another great option for storing an artificial Christmas trees is a Christmas tree bag. Storage bags are available for Christmas trees of almost all sizes. Such storage bag will ensure that your tree stays dry, clean, and undamaged until the following year. Storing Christmas ornaments Christmas ornaments come in various sizes and shapes, from handmade paper designs to delicate glass creations. Ornaments require special treatment when storing them. Each Christmas tree ornament should be wrapped in tissue paper and put in a box individually. Keep oddly-shaped and larger ornaments in their original boxes, if possible. You can also use boxes with dividers to place multiple ornaments. Find adjustable dividers to house tall ornaments. Wrap glass ornaments in a newspaper or ...

October 6th, 2022

Back to School Organization Tips for College Students

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Back to School Organization Tips for College Students Within the next few weeks, I know it’s a little early but college students around the country will be getting ready to head to the dorms for fall semester. Freshmen everywhere are excited about the next phase in their lives, while returning students look forward to seeing friends and getting back to class while adjusting to these crazy times we live in. However, while as fun as living in the dorms with close friends can be, getting adjusted or readjusted to the small amount of space provided can be quite the challenge! Back to College Tips to Keep You Organized It’s no secret that dorm rooms tend to be on the small side. In fact, some rooms only measure around 300 square feet! This is why optimizing the amount of space you have is of the utmost importance. Whether you’re headed to college for the first time or returning for your second or third year, here are a few back to college tips for organizing a dorm room you should keep in mind: Pick up your moving supplies in advance. Another easy back to school organization tip is to start gathering your packing and moving supplies at least a few weeks before you head to college. This way, you can even get a jump on your packing once you have your boxes, packing tape, etc. if it’s in the house you are more likely to get a jump start. Make lists! use your phone. Tons of ways to stay organized these days. Writing lists is the ultimate way to stay organized during these hectic few weeks before school starts. Make lists of things you need to do before your move and supplies you need to buy to ensure you’re staying ahead of the game and on top of everything that needs to get done. I like to set deadlines in my calendar so I know it gets handled. Start purging belongings early. Before you start ...

July 22nd, 2022