Living in Storage – Yay or Nay?

Cheap rent, free utilities, and most likely, no neighbors. Sounds like the ideal living situation, right? Why spend a ton of money renting an apartment when you could just live in a storage unit at a fraction of…

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Storage: Fact vs. Fiction

When you think of Hollywood productions – elaborate sets, far-flung locations, impeccable detail – you don’t necessarily associate them with self storage. After all, most self storage facilities are utilitarian in appearance, as they’re built with a specific…

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Smart Home Basics

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Smart homes are becoming increasingly popular with tech-savvy and tech-adjacent households. What does a “smart” home entail, exactly? According to Google (an authority on all things “smart”), it is “a home equipped with lighting, heating, and electronic devices…

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School’s Out: A Storage Guide for College Students

School’s out! In most cases, this usually entails sleeping in, binging Netflix, marathon-ing Fortnite, and wasting the summer away. But for college students, there is generally more responsibility involved before jumping into the summer break festivities. Whether you…

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Changing with the Seasons: The New and Improved www.castorage.com

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  When you think of Spring, you probably think of blossoming flowers, leaves sprouting on trees, and sunshine melting away the winter snow. Spring often symbolizes new beginnings, which makes this an appropriate time as any for a…

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Is Your Self Storage Unit a Tax Deductible Expense?

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It’s that time of year again. As the old saying goes, “in this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.” We can’t help you stave off death, but is your storage unit rental a…

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New Year’s Storage Cleanse

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It’s the start of the New Year, which is the perfect time to make some changes in your life. Every year, there’s a constant focus on addressing body weight and starting a healthy diet — but why not also shine…

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Holiday Decorations Storage Tips

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How To Best Store Holiday Decorations The presents are unwrapped, the boxes are emptied of their contents, and tissue paper is strewn about the room. Time to clean up from all the holiday merriment; but don’t be too…

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How To Properly Store Home Appliances

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Home Appliance Storage It can be difficult to make space in your home or garage for unused appliances. But because new appliances are expensive, many people prefer to hold on to old ones for hand-me-downs, vacation homes, or…

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Wedding Dress Storage

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The wedding is over. Perhaps you wore your grandmother’s elegant silk gown with the flowing train and the delicately embroidered veil that matched, or maybe you and your girlfriends spent weeks searching for the perfect wedding dress that…

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