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Living With An Elderly Relative - Video

Here is a video with some tips to help you when an elderly relative comes to live with you in your home: How to Care for Elderly in Your Own Home: Senior Care (Video Transcription) Hi, I’m Valerie Sveningson with…

Put Up Your Christmas Decorations Safely

Putting up Christmas decorations is fun for the whole family – except when it’s not. We’ve all heard stories about someone falling off the roof, tripping on a tangle of Christmas lights, or having a holiday decorating disaster that ended…

Surprise Fire Department to Offer Free Disaster Relief Training

When a disaster occurs, it’s essential for communities to pull together. When citizens have the proper training to assist first responders, it can help save lives. Saving lives is a priority for the Surprise Fire Department, which is why they…

Coping with Eviction: Tips for Getting Through a Difficult Time

Apartment and home rentals are very common, but they can also be expensive. If you run into financial difficulties, whether it’s because you lost a job or had unexpected medical bills, you might find yourself facing the prospect of eviction.…

Storing Documents Properly

Documents come in many forms and all of them require special consideration when it comes to storage. If you are going to place important papers, certificates, photographs, etc., don’t just toss them into a box and put them in a…

Self storage can have its advantages for exhibitors

When a company finishes the plan for their tradeshow booth, one would think all the heavy lifting is done. But in actuality, that’s when the heavy lifting begins for some exhibitors. Do you have a Tradeshow Booth? Shipping, transportation and…

New Data Center Opens in Rancho Cucamonga

It’s common for municipalities to be slow to adopt new technology. After all, they’re using taxpayer money – and must justify spending it on anything new. However, the future of technology is bright in Rancho Cucamonga, where the city has…

What Does Self-Storage Mean?

At Storage West, we operate dozens of self-storage facilities across the Southwestern United States.  We have storage facilities in Texas, Arizona, Nevada & California.  But what does self-storage mean? Potential tenants sometimes ask us for clarification, and we decided to…

Preparing Your Appliances for a Safe Move

Moving can truly be a grueling experience. First there is the preparation: securing a moving van, ensuring your new home is ready, transferring the utilities; then there is the hectic process of packing. Smaller items can easily be boxed up…

What to Ask When Renting a Storage Unit

Renting a storage unit can be a scary proposition. You want to know that your treasures and heirlooms will be safe — along with all your off-season clothing and equipment and stuff you just don’t know what to do with.…

Murrieta, CA: A Great Place for Families

Finding a great place to raise a family isn’t always an easy thing to do. There are a lot of factors that go into making a city family-friendly. Recently, WalletHub.com ranked 254 cities in California to determine which ones provided…

Mesa Has Huge Expansion Project, to be Finished by Mid-2024

In October of 2018, Mesa residents were faced with a ballot question that would provide bonds to fund $196 million in renovations and new construction on the city’s parks, public safety system, and cultural centers. The measure was approved, but…

Stay Safe During Your Move

No one questions that moving is financially, psychologically, and emotionally stressful. Keep in mind that it is also a physically demanding activity and that there are any number of ways for you to get hurt. If you have friends and…

What to Do With Your Business Assets After the Business Closes

Closing a business can be a difficult and emotional thing to do. Even if you know it’s the right choice for you, you put a great deal of time and energy into starting your business. It’s natural to have mixed…

Creating a Virtual Office

Remote working has been a really big business topic for quite some time. Everyone from consultants to internet startups to large, established corporations like IBM have jumped on the “work from home” bandwagon. For many small companies it makes financial…

Video - Mesquite Grove Virtual Tour

Check out this virtual tour of our Mesquite Grove state of the art storage facilities! We provide packing and boxing supplies to help you out and security surveillance to keep your belongings safe! Our interior units are air-conditioned, preserving your…

A Year Later, Houston Residents Reflect on Hurricane Harvey

At the end of August in 2017, Hurricane Harvey tore through Houston. In its wake, it left catastrophic flooding in the city and the surrounding areas. All told, it caused $125 billion in damage, tying it with Hurricane Katrina as…

How to Prepare Your Snow Gear for Ski Season

In some parts of the country, ski season has already begun. If you’re a skiing enthusiast, that means that even if you haven’t taken your first ski trip of the season, you’re eager to prep your gear and hit the…

Preparing Your House for Holiday Guests

Schools are going on break, some offices are closing down for the holidays, and you have family coming to visit. If you are one of the lucky ones, you don’t have to brave the planes, trains, and automobiles, because your…

Traveling for Business? Here Are Five Tips for a Smooth Trip

Whether you travel for business every once in a while or every week, you know that traveling comes with some real challenges. It seems that the entire process – from booking a flight to checking a bag – has become…

Video - Scottsdale Airpark Virtual Tour

Here is a tour of our Scottsdale Airpark storage facilities. Scottsdale Airpark Storage West is here for you, with: Outdoor Drive up and All Access Units Indoor Units Security cameras, lights and carts throughout the facility Coded gate access Free…

How Much Does a 10X10 Storage Unit Cost?

When you need a place to store your belongings, it makes sense to shop around for a good deal on storage space. One of the most popular sizes is a 10X10 storage unit, which is big enough to hold the…

Containers Vs Self-Storage Units

The arrival of storage pods has radically changed the notion of self-storage.  While there are benefits to using mobile units, there are many instances where a traditional self-storage unit is better. How Mobile Containers Works The commercials have been running…

Household Documents: What to Store and What to Discard

When it comes to maintaining essential documents, it can be difficult to know what you need to keep and what should go into the shredder or the recycling bin. If you hold on to things too long, you can easily…

Our Call Center Embodies Our "Here for You" Philosophy

At Storage West, we work hard to create a friendly, helpful environment for our clients, whether they’re visiting us in person or contacting our call center with a question. That’s why we created our Here For You Guarantee. Here For…

Businesses Win with Self-Storage

There are over 50,000 self-storage facilities in the US alone and the 2.5 billion square feet of available storage space is increasingly taken up not by families but by businesses. If that fact surprises you, ask yourself this question: Does…

Moving Questions: Which Moving Company Should I Use?

Hiring a moving company is an act of trust. You are literally putting everything you own in the hands of strangers and trusting them to transport all your belongings from one place to another. Choosing which company to trust can…

Car Collection Storage Options

Collecting cars is a passion for some people. They might only be able to drive one at a time, but their love for automobiles means that they want to own several of their favorites. However, storing them can be a…

Getting Your Patio & Pool Ready for Summer

Are you counting the days until it is warm enough to use your backyard pool? Do your friends look forward to the first barbeque of the season at your house? Will all the kids in the neighborhood be hanging out…

How to Stay Safe During an Arizona Dust Storm

If you live in Arizona, you know that dust storms are no laughing matter. They can strike suddenly and if you’re caught out in one, you’ll need to take precautions to ensure your safety. What is an Arizona Dust Storm?…
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