More often than not, baby clothes are still in relatively good conditions after you’re done with them. By preserving the clothes, you can save money or help others who may require them later on. However, you can’t simply toss them in a box and stick it in your garage. You must ensure that you store the baby clothes properly so they don’t damage and stay fresh, or else the effort to keep them would be worthless. Continue readingby
Vehicle storage can be pretty basic if you’re storing it for a short period of time. In that case you just need to find a suitable self storage facility that allows cars to be stored either in an indoor or outdoor storage unit. You’ll need to make sure you can show proper ownership of the car and insurance on the car. If you’re storing your vehicle for an extended period of time, however you may need to take special steps to ensure mechanical problems don’t arise. Here are a few quick “to do’s” if you plan on storing your car for an extended period of time: Continue readingby
Instruments are expensive, especially percussion instruments such as drum sets, marimbas, cymbals, and the like. To ensure that they will live a long and sturdy life, it is imperative to take deliberate care of them and clean them appropriately. When preparing to put away your instruments for a long period of time, or for the foreseeable future, proper maintenance and storage is vital to protect them. Storing them improperly can be damaging, as dust, light, and damp atmosphere can have an extremely detrimental effect on the quality of your instruments. Continue readingby
A lot of the items that you allow to take up space in your home are often things that you only need and use for a very limited period of time during the year, during one season or the other. From clothes and tools to decorations and recreational equipment, letting these items stay in your house is likely to keep you from having a tidy and properly organized home. Depending on your particular situation, seasonal storage might be the best choice for you. Too little space at home, insufficient closet space and too many items to keep are some of the reasons why seasonal storage may be your most efficient and cost-effective solution. Continue readingby
Snowmobiling is one of the exciting and an interesting seasonal sport to enjoy. It is best practiced at places where there is a very good snow condition. However, the fall season means that winter is just around the corner. This is always characterized by the leaves starting to turn colors; chill in the air etc. All these signs shows that it’s time to put away your summer toys such as motorcycle, personal watercraft, etc. It is therefore crucial to put in place ideal snowmobile storage procedures to maintain it in top condition for next season’s adventures. You’ll be glad it was properly stored/covered when you go to start it up for the first time this season.
If your machine wasn’t covered, whether you store it indoor or outdoor, it will probably look like a mess. Bird droppings are unpleasant and can actually damage the finish. Dust and debris can scratch the finish if you try to wipe it off. The sun can also damage the finish with its fading UV rays. Ice and snow add their own style of damage to your snowmobile. So, having a snowmobile cover on when not riding will help to maintain the great look of your machine.
You can find good quality covers that best suit your machine. Most snowmobile covers come in 4 small sizes (up to 100 inches), medium (up to 115 inches), large (up to 130 inches), and X-large (up to 145 inches). Choice the best one that is tight fit for your snowmobile.
Look for a snowmobile cover that features a heavy, extremely durable fabric that is treated during the manufacturing process to help weatherproof the fabric for maximum water resistance and repellency. An extra soft non-scratch hood liner is needed to protect your snowmobile’s paint job. The snowmobile cover should have a mildew resistant fabric that also protects against rain, snow, ice, dirt, dust and harmful UV rays.
You should look for the snowmobile storage/cover that will stay on and resist the wind while trailing your craft. Your cover should have a strong elastic hem cord around the bottom to help ensure a tight fit. Also include a built in trailering system with down straps with quick release buckles to keep your snowmobile cover secure. Some of the added features should be rear air vents to help to reduce inside moisture and wind lofting; a fuel tank access door, reflective rear safety markings and a free sew-in storage bag.by
What’s the best part about cleaning? What is it that makes people tick when the word cleaning comes to mind? Cleaning is something which penetrates far beyond that which just meets the eye. It is a complete overhaul which leaves a place or object spotless. Why do you feel that exhilaration from standing in a clean place or from cleaning? The mind associates cleanliness with purity and flawlessness which automatically sets a great mood. With all this in mind, here are a few tips to ensure you get the most out of your spring cleaning. Continue readingby
In the case that you have stairs in your home, you likely have some empty space under the stairs that need to be filled. In that case you are not certain what to do with this space, you may be astounded at the answers below. This space has so much potential and it can totally turn your room around by essentially decorating under the stairs. Most older homes would enclose it to make a layer or stockpiling storeroom anyway you can make it such more today Continue readingby
We’ve all heard horror stories about self-storage. From the businessman’s important paperwork destroyed by water damage, to the collector that had his vintage records destroyed by humidity, to the couple who found their storage unit wide open with pieces of a smashed lock the only possession they had left. Continue readingby
There is no doubt that well organized pantry can improve shopping and cooking efficiency which in turn leads to faster meal preparation and lower grocery bills. Taking advantage of these benefits will avert the kitchen pantry from being a dead zone due to items tucked away from view. It is on this note that some tips for quick cleaning will be discussed.by
Simple Packing Tips for a Less Stressful Move
Moving into a new home is exciting, but it’s also a lot of work!
Packing and unpacking all your belongings can quickly eat away at your time. On top of this, items being broken during the transition will only add to an already stressful time.
With this in mind, here are a few tips to help keep your valuables safe, while also making the process of packing and unpacking as efficient as possible. Continue readingby