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Three Rooms to Unpack First in Your New Home

by Deb Hipp on August 21, 2017 After the movers drive away from your new home and you’re perched on a pile of moving boxes, you’ll face a tough decision: What should I unpack first? A recent SpareFoot survey asked people which rooms they’d unpack

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Green Updates to Look For In a Home in 2017

by Lauren Pezullo on June 30, 2017 This is the year of big inventions, big style, and big changes in the way we see green living. Gone are the days of sacrificing comfort for conscience or style for scruples. Here are five eco-conscious

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How We’ll Move in 2016: The Future of Moving

by Jennifer Gregory on December 7, 2015  This post was originally published on the SpareFoot Blog   The moving industry is changing before our eyes. It seems like almost every day we are hearing about new start-ups that offer easier, cheaper and

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After Hello Kitty Goes Rogue, Where Is She Stored?

by Jenny Zhang on November 7, 2012   This post was originally published on the SpareFoot Blog   Halloween has passed and your body is nursing a hardcore candy hangover, but don’t slack off now: It’s time to start training your stomach

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Tips For Using Self-Storage Facilities During The Winter

by Keith on November 4, 2010   This post was originally published on the SpareFoot Blog   Using self-storage facilities in the winter can help free up space in your home and garage while keeping items you don’t use all year long

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Storing B.O.A.T.S. (Based On A True Storage) For Winter, Especially Kayaks & Canoes

by Zachary Chetchevat on November 14, 2012  This post was originally published on the SpareFoot Blog If you own a boat, congratulations! Whether it is a canoe, kayak or pontoon, you are the owner of a small personal watercraft, and therefore awesome.

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How to Store an RV

by Guest Contributor on July 30, 2014  This post was originally published on the SpareFoot Blog   RV owners often use self-storage facilities because of limited space on their own properties, or because of regulations against large-vehicle storage imposed by cities and

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Back-to-School Storage Tips for College Students

by Cynthia J. Drake on August 7, 2015  This post was originally published on the SpareFoot Blog   Every year, the migration of college students and parents to dorms requires a massive packing and unpacking effort, as students attempt to wedge

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How to Store Your Personal Watercraft

by Emmet Pierce on April 23, 2015  This post was originally published on the SpareFoot Blog   Personal recreational watercraft like Jet Skis can be fun, but if you want to enjoy yours for years to come, you’ll need to store it

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Moving When You’re Mourning: Relocation After a Loved One’s Death

by Anne Wynter on May 20, 2015   This post was originally published on the SpareFoot Blog   When someone you share a home with dies, your grieving process can become even more complicated if you’re dealing with a potential move. Motivational

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