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Organizing and Storing Your Important Documents

Do you have a stack of important paperwork sitting in your home or office that needs to be organized? It can be difficult to keep up with records management, especially when you have so many other ...
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Tips for Packing Fragile Items

Packing fragile items during a move can be tricky, especially if you are trying to prepare to put them into storage units. The last thing you want to do is pack up a bunch of items and then discover ...
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What Are the Most Essential Packing Supplies?

When you are preparing to move your belongings into a new home or storage units, there are packing supplies you will need to do it successfully. From boxes for moving in Anaheim to tape and scissors, ...
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How to Arrange Items in Your Storage Unit

Renting storage units is an excellent way to store your items without wasting space in your homes or office. However, in order to make the most of your self storage space in Orange, Los Angeles and ...
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How Many Moving Boxes Do You Need?

Moving can be hard work. Fortunately, with the right planning it can go smoothly. If you’re getting ready to move extra belongings into your new home, office or self storage unit in Orange, San ...
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The Do's and Don'ts of RV Storage

Driving across the country in your RV visiting great destinations is a great way to see America. Although most people would love to vacation like this year-round, it is not always possible. At some ...
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Getting Your Home Ready to Sell

Now that the housing market is back in full swing, it is the perfect time to sell your home. Getting your home clean and free of clutter is important for showing to potential buyers. Working with a ...
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POUCH Happening - K9 Unit

Last week our friendly neighborhood police officers were here. They served a search warrant to one of our tenants. They also had with them their K9 police dogs. One officer said, I was here before and ...
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POUCH Happening - Closed on Memorial Day

When I arrived one morning a tenant was already parked ahead of me. I parked next to him but stayed in my car. I saw him going back and forth trying to open the office door. So finally I went out from ...
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POUCH Happening - Unique Tenants

Here at Fountain Valley Self Storage, we have unique tenants. Last week one of our tenants did some maintenance work on their unit and cell site. Little did they know that there’s also another ...
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Storage Ideas for Young Professionals

When you are a young professional, you probably do not have a lot of room to keep all your belongings, as you may be saving up to buy your first dream house or apartment. Knowing how to store your ...
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POUCH Happening - We Meet Again

Today while one tenant was inputting his code on the keypad, another tenant was signing in. The tenant that was signing in recognized the other tenant as a friend from over 30 years ago! The two were ...
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POUCH Happening - New Bathroom

We recently remodeled our bathroom. Tenants have been asking why we have to tear apart the whole bathroom. We told them that it is one our priorities to make sure that our facility makes immediate ...
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POUCH Happening - Annual Inspection

It’s time again for our Fire Department’s Annual Inspection. They just showed up without notice and said they’re going around the property to do the inspection. I let them in and ...
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POUCH Happening - No Parking No Problem

We’ve been quite busy the past week that our parking lot was full all the time. Then, the maintenance company showed up and parked on the side for a few days. Now we also have traffic congestion ...
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How to Prepare Your RV for Winter Storage

If you’re not planning on traveling in your RV over the winter, consider storing it at an RV storage facility near you. This will save you space at your home, and protect your RV from the ...
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POUCH Happening - New Awning

It’s been sometime since our awning was removed for repair. Tenants have been saying that our office looked different but really never closely observed that the awning has been removed. But last ...
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POUCH Happening - Paintings

We have a tenant who provides painting lessons as part of her business. Recently she had an event where she donated the paintings for charitable purposes. She has been a very satisfied tenant and ...
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POUCH Happening - Water Conservation

Our tenants were surprised to see that we contracted a professional company to wash and clean our doors. We told them that we with the current water shortage we are experiencing, it’s best to ...
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POUCH Happening - Psychic

We had a tenant who was moving out. While her movers were busy loading her belongings to her truck, she went in the office to cool off from the afternoon heat. We offered her a glass of cold water and ...
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The Importance of Document Shredding

If you’re looking into business storage or records management services at a storage, you may be interested in learning more about the importance of document shredding. Document shredding is a ...
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POUCH Happening - Customer Appreciation Day

We had our customer appreciation day in August here at Fountain Valley Self Storage. Once a year we offer Free Shredding and had a very good turnout. Our tenants were happy that we extended to them ...
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POUCH Happening - New Neighbor

Our new neighbor. The walls of this building were up in a few days. Our tenants have been saying that the old Fountain Valley feeling when they come here will be missed. It used to be a strawberry ...
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POUCH Happening - The Future is Bright

As we have mentioned before here at Pouch Self Storage Anaheim, we are always maintaining and upgrading our facility. The most recent endeavor is replacing all of the fluorescent lights with brighter ...
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Efficient Packing Tips

You don’t always have the luxury of time when you’re packing for a move into a new home or into a storage unit. If you use the right packing method, you can organize and pack your ...
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Moving Soon? Know These Common Moving Problems and Solutions

Storage Unit Lake Forest The summer season is a time when many families choose to move into their new homes. Whether you are preparing for a move into a new neighborhood, or you are looking for quality storage units to house your stuff during a transition, it is important to plan ahead for your big move. By doing your research and starting ahead of time, you can reduce your stress, throughout the moving process. Here is a look at some common moving problems and solutions.

Problem: Running Out of Time
Perhaps one of the most common problems households face when they are getting ready to move is they leave many of their essential tasks to the very last minute. A simple solution to this issue is to simply plan ahead and provide yourself with plenty of time. If possible, you can spend the months before your move preparing, packing, and organizing your household.

Problem: Failing to Receive a Moving Quote
Before you book a moving company to assist you with your move, you should make sure you receive a thorough quote for your services. Without a quote in hand, you may find that you are charged more than you are expected when your moving day arrives. A reputable moving company will have no problem providing you with a free quote.

You may also want to inquire with the self storage company to find out if they have a moving truck available.

Problem: Neglecting to Organize Your Moving Boxes
When you are rushing to pack at the last minute before your move, you may be tempted to start tossing various items into the largest moving boxes that you can find. Neglecting to organize your moving boxes can only lead to a problematic unpacking experience. Taking the time to sort and organized your belongings will help you stay sane during your move.

At POUCH Self Storage, we are proud to provide our customers with quality storage units and a Move you FREE truck program. With our generous supply of boxes for moving in Tustin, we can provide you with the tools that you need to prepare for your move. Call us at (800) 378-4598 to hear the current rates for our storage units.

Quick Tips for Decluttering Your Office

Self Storage Anaheim A neat and tidy workspace will help you remain productive and organized throughout the business day. If your office has become overrun with piles of papers and extra supplies, it may be time to start thinking about business storage. When you place non-essential items into storage, you will get a head start on streamlining your space. Read on for some quick tips that will help you get a handle on your office clutter.

Take a Detailed Inventory
In order to declutter your office, you will need to assess all of the items that are taking up space on your desk and surrounding areas. When you take inventory of the stuff in your office, you should make a pile of essential items, non-essential items, and items that can be tossed completely. These piles will help you get organized and clear out the clutter.

Create Dedicated Storage Areas
Whether you have a large, private office or a small cubicle, it can be easy to let files, paperwork, and other items accumulate on the surface of your desk. Rather than placing everything into random piles, you can reduce clutter by creating dedicated storage areas for all of your stuff.

Rent a Storage Unit
Large amounts of paperwork, extra inventory, and other items may be taking up valuable space in your office. Rather than letting these items clutter up your office, you can clear them away by placing them into storage. A storage unit will provide you with a secure place to keep many of the extra items that can be found around your workplace.

If you are seeking quality storage in Lake Forest, be sure to get ahold of POUCH Self Storage. Our self storage units are perfect for business owners, and we offer a variety of sizes of storage units near the Lake Forest area. To learn more about how our storage facility can help you tackle clutter around your office space, give us a call at (800) 378-4598.

Easily Reserve Your POUCH Self Storage Unit

If you have recently decided you need a new storage unit, be sure to check out the great self storage rates that are available from POUCH Self Storage. From business storage to personal storage and more, we serve many different types of clients in ...

Are You Shredding the Right Documents in the Right Way?

There are several types of documents that should be taken to on-site document shredding at your storage unit. These documents, for businesses and individuals, may have names, addresses, credit card information, and tax information. These documents ...

The Right Way to Move with Pets

Your moving goals likely consist of reserving a storage unit, scheduling a moving truck, and finding packing supplies. Your goals should also include taking care of your pets in the days leading up to and after a big move. Continue reading to learn ...
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