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September 12, 2019

5 Tips for Fall Storage and Back To School

Can Storage Plus Boston be the local storage option in Waltham MA you need? Local storage can help if you are storing a few of your valuables from season to season. As we say goodbye to the hazy days of summer and vacations, we want you to be prepared for cooler weather.

With a little extra space and tips from the professionals, Storage Plus Boston is more than just self storage for you! Check out these back to school tips for saving space.

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Back To School Organization

  1. Start a calendar somewhere everyone can see it, to keep track of everyone’s schedule.
  2. Get in the routine for school a few weeks before the actual start date.
  3. Planning dinners and lunches will help make the shopping list.
  4. Keep a quick-grab bin in the fridge for lunches of healthy sides you know the kids enjoy.
  5. Stay on top of the first paper influx with an accordion folder. This is a better use of space than a large binder.

Seasonal Storage: What You Need To Know

  1. Pack boxes with labels so you can tell what is in each box.
  2. Clean camping gear and beach coolers thoroughly to remove and remanence of food.
  3. Use heavy-duty plastic bins on the bottom if you are not using a shelf. Shelves can make the most of your storage space.
  4. Avoid storing yard equipment with gas still in the tank. Wipe off dirt and also replace the oil before long term storage.

Storage Plus Boston is your neighborhood U-Haul dealer as well as your local storage option in Waltham MA. This fall you will be ready to get the kids off to school and prepare for winter weather with these tips.

Not sure what to do first? Talk with our storage experts on-site about what you want to store and we will guide you through the process. Take a tour of all the storage options and then sign the lease that day or think about it and rent online anytime!