Blog

March 05, 2016

As your business begins to gain traction, you can't keep spending so much time shuttling your business supplies in and out of self-storage. Yet, at the same time, you may not have the necessary capital to hang your shingle or move into a larger location. Find a solution that won't consume your entire operating budget, while also putting time back in your schedule to take on other vital business...

March 05, 2016

Be it a travel opportunity, moving into a new home, a distressed mortgage, or one of life's other unexpected turns, subletting a home is often a lot easier when you have a storage solution to hold your current household belongings. 1. Save Time for other Trip Planning. As it is with a wide range of storage projects, one of our most popular features for subletting storage is the convenience and...

March 03, 2016

Organizing your home is hard, especially if you are not a natural organizer. It is even harder if you do not like cleaning, and even more so if you have kids. And all those things are made even more complicated and difficult when you have a limited amount of space to work with. But it is possible. You can organize your house, and keep it organized, but you have to keep it up. Here are some ...

February 25, 2016

New parents often experience an unexpected difficulty when they welcome a new bundle of joy: the sheer amount of "stuff" that comes along with the baby. Not only will the baby need a bedroom of its own, it will also slowly take over the rest of the house. Cleaning out your home is a time-consuming process, and you don't always want to get rid of everything. By using Closetbox, however, you...

February 18, 2016

When you make the decision to settle into an smaller home in a retirement community.You will have help and support as you grow older. You will make new friends and have activities to keep you occupied. However, it can be challenging to think about packing up your home and moving into a smaller home. Here are some tips to make downsizing go a little smoother. Give yourself plenty of...

March 02, 2016

As one of 1,300 blended families that form every single day in the U.S., know that you're not alone in creating a new, unified household. You're bound to hear useful tips about enlisting the support of friends and extended family, about showing patience and understanding while also stepping into the role of disciplinarian to new children, about continuing to work on building a stronger marriage...

March 02, 2016

1. Missions and Other Travel Solutions Some of our most popular Utah storage solutions are 18- and 24-month storage projects that help LDS families during the household transition that occurs between their mission and their emergence into adulthood, whether that starts with college education (at the U or the Y) or a career opportunity. Maybe the empty nest has you moving into a smaller, easier-...

February 17, 2016

  The most successful dental practices continuously develop their clinical skills, as well as their practice management resources. One of a dental practice's most important assets, the office space has a direct impact on both the clinical and business side of the practice. That said, there is no one size or floor plan that fits every dental practice. In fact, many practices get their...

February 19, 2016

Especially if it's messy, getting through a divorce requires marshalling all the resources at your disposal. A friend who's been in the same situation. A family member with a shoulder to cry on. A therapist to talk through larger emotional issues. Old hobbies. New interests. A lawyer who won't take everything, or let everything get taken. These are all potentially life-saving things you can lean...

December 28, 2015

During the holiday season, your home is festive and bright. You've decorated with lights and greenery, hung stockings for every member of the family, and generally filled your home with holiday cheer. There's just one problem: now, you have to take down all of those holiday items; and not only do you have to take them down, you have to store them somewhere. Storage for holiday decorations...

February 11, 2016

Whether we like it or not, the older we get the harder it can be to take care of things that were once simple tasks on our own. Arthritis can make everything from exercise to simple cooking more difficult than it needs to be, loss of vision adds challenges to everyday life, and old injuries that used to be minor annoyances can grow long teeth when one reaches the senior citizen stage of life....

February 17, 2016

Often, one of the most difficult parts of losing of a loved one is going through their belongings. Sometimes, it involves getting the grandkids together to determine what's most important to whom. And sometimes the surviving spouse must go through everything item-by-item. Even then, there's almost always a pile leftover of things that seemingly nobody wants, but nobody wants to throw away. Give...

February 04, 2016

We live in a country full of stuff. Ever since Madonna crooned about our 'material world' back in the 80's, it seems that our culture has only become increasingly more materialistic. With the holiday season of gift-giving just behind us, many of us will find ourselves surrounded by even more stuff. Having things is nice, and we all have objects and items that are special to us....

January 28, 2016

When you think about renting a storage unit for a parent, you might think about doing so when a parent moves into a nursing home. Obviously, if your loved one has to move into a nursing home, he or she will not have as much space for storing much-loved items. However, it can actually be a good idea to rent a storage unit now, even if your elderly parent is still at home. Even though you...

January 20, 2016

Losing a loved one is difficult for everyone. It can be hard to accept they're gone especially when death comes suddenly. If you have a death in the family, what to do with their belongings can be a common issue to arise.  In addition to dealing with the fact they are gone you have the sad and difficult task of figuring out what to do with their belongings. It can be tempting to...

January 14, 2016

If you have plans to move and need to sell your home, the list of things to do can seem endless. At Closetbox, our storage solutions can help you in ways you never imagined. Let's take the task of staging a home for sale.  The key to success is to have your home look both warm and inviting, as well as spacious and clutter free. A prospective homebuyer needs to imagine the...

January 08, 2016

Check out the checkout stands at the grocery store–racks and racks of sleek magazine covers with the taunting headlines–“Easy Organizing!”, “Simple Storage Solutions”–aside from the irony of all these shelter rags cluttering up the checkout lane, home organization how-to is a booming business. So you feel compelled to get sorted out–everybody else is wildly successful at doing it,...

December 17, 2015

If you’re like many people, you might have a lot of stuff in your home that you do not use and have not used in years. These items might be stuffed in your spare bedrooms, your closets, your cabinets, your drawers and all of the other areas of your home. Even though you might not use these items or need them, however, you might not want to throw this stuff away for one reason or another....

December 10, 2015

If you have holiday guests coming who will be in your home for several days, you can probably already feel how cramped and crowded the house is going to become. While you love your friends and family members, a little togetherness goes a long way, especially during the holidays! To help make room and make it easier to fit in your holiday guests and the assortment of clutter that comes...

December 12, 2015

Holidays are looming over us once again. Are you ready? Is your house ready? Is the laundry all done, sorted, and put away? Or are those piles of clutter from summer still hanging out in the hall and corners? Shoved into the coat closet where your holiday visitors may want to store — their coats? A quick and easy way to be in tip-top shape within a day or so is to rent storage. Action Plan...

Pages