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Reasons to Avoid In-House Shredding at Your Business

Shredding documents is part of doing business, but taking care of the process on your own could be a costly mistake. There are practical reasons that in-house shredding doesn’t work, such as ...
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When Is Climate-Controlled Storage Necessary?

When you are choosing between self-storage units, one factor you will need to consider is whether you need climate control. Not all people need climate-controlled storage, but for others, it is the ...
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Happenings- Tustin Self Storage: It's beginning to look a lot like... BOLLYWOOD!

Every year POUCH Self Storage and POUCH Records Management are recognized by their Management Company, Yelland Properties for another year of hard work and dedication. Every year, the VP goes above ...
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Store or Shred? What You Need to Know About Financial Documents

It can be overwhelming to know what financial documents should be placed in storage units and which can be safely shred. Not keeping financial documents for long enough could be problematic if you are ...
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Examining HIPAA, SOX, and FACTA Recycling and Shredding Guidelines

Document shredding is a major concern for certain businesses, especially for businesses in the healthcare, finance, and legal sectors. If your business deals with documents that pertain to consumer ...
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Ideas for Using Your Jumbo Storage Unit

Storage units come in a variety of sizes. Not everyone will need a jumbo storage unit, but these spacious rentals can come in handy for certain people. For example, if you own a business that relies ...
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RV Maintenance 101

RVs support a unique and engaging lifestyle, but ongoing maintenance and RV storage are major concerns for RV owners. If you’re a new RV owner or you’re thinking about purchasing one of ...
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Safe Ways to Pack China for Storage

If you’ve recently rented a storage unit, take a few minutes to think about the best way to pack your items. Delicate china requires extra care to prevent cracking or chipping during ...
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How to Keep Your RV Road-Ready

As the summer season slowly winds to a close, now is a terrific time to plan one final road trip in your RV. From behind the wheel of an RV, you will be able to explore the country’s highways ...
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When Should Personal Financial Records Be Shredded?

Identity theft is a serious crime that can happen when it is least expected. In order to hack into your bank account or use your social security number, a criminal may try to take a look at your ...
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Tips for Packing Glasses for Storage

Storage units can provide you with much needed space during an upcoming move. In this video, you will take a look at how to pack your delicate kitchen glassware. When you are packing glasses for ...
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Benefits of Scheduled Shred Bin/Console Services for Your Business

During your day-to-day business operations, you may generate large quantities of confidential or sensitive material. From financial documents to employee records and more, there are many different ...
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Using POUCH to Shred Your Documents [INFOGRAPHIC]

If you’re like many people, chances are you have more papers around your home than you know what to do with. While it may be tempting to throw documents with personal information into the trash, ...
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Your Business Storage Options

When you are the owner of a business, it is important to make sure that all of your documents and spare inventory are placed in a secure and protected location. Business storage is a smart solution ...
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A Pre-RV Storage Checklist

Your recreational vehicle, or RV, is your home away from home while you’re on the road. When you’re not heading to your favorite camping spot or traveling across the country, your RV can ...
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POUCH Happening - Package Security

Out of our many services, one of our tenants loves the fact we accept his business packages and place them in his unit. His work keeps him in the field a lot and he can’t always be available to ...
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How to Move into Your New Home

Whether you are planning a local move or are moving across the country, you will have many factors to consider during your move. As you are getting ready for your move, there are several steps that ...
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Tips for Solving Organization Struggles for Small Businesses

Small businesses tend to have a lot of hurdles to jump over in order to be successful. The best way to keep a small business running smoothly is to stay organized. If office supplies or inventory ...
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The Benefits of Off-Site Storage for Your Business

Over the years, a business can accumulate a lot of items such as inventory, mountains of important paperwork, business supplies, and boxes upon boxes of records and receipts. If left unchecked, all of ...
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Making the Most of a Jumbo Storage Unit

Jumbo storage units are great for people who need storage spaces with a lot of square footage and high ceilings. For example, if you’re moving and have a great deal of items to store, especially ...
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POUCH Happening - Memorial Day Confusion

FOUNTAIN VALLEY - When I arrived the other 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 ...
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How to Choose the Right Moving Truck

Whether you are getting ready to move into a new home near your current neighborhood, or are preparing for a long distance move, choosing a moving truck is among the most important decisions that you ...
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A Look at the Different Types of Storage Facilities

Storage units can be used for a variety of purposes, ranging from vehicle storage to the storing of personal belongings and more. Whether you have an RV you need to store for the winter months, or are ...
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7 Ways POUCH Offers More Than Self-Storage [INFOGRAPHIC]

It’s well known that POUCH Self Storage is the go-to location for self-storage units in Orange County, but we are so much more than that. For instance, if you rent a storage unit at POUCH, you ...
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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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