Looking to sell your home? There’s no better way to get the house looking good to buyers than employing a little home staging. Home staging? Sounds like putting on a play. Well it kind of is—the idea is to make your space...Read More
A central pillar of the American Dream is to own your own home. But as we all know the nation-wide housing crisis has made a lasting, sometimes devastating, impact on the concept of home ownership. In response to the...Read More
I know a family, which I’ll call Todd and Jill Merrill. During the economic downturn of 2008-2009, Todd lost his job, and the family decided they needed to move. When they prepared to...Read More
We all know moving can be stressful. But one thing I didn’t anticipate last time I moved was the stress I felt about how much stuff I have. When it was all crammed into a mountain of boxes in the middle of the room, it suddenly seemed simply overwhelming. Was that really all mine? And did...Read More
Advantages of Apartment Living The American Dream is a house with a yard and a white picket fence. But is that really the only option for a good life? Aren’t there some disadvantages to going with the whole detached single-family scenario? Wouldn’t it...Read More
It nearly broke my heart to toss out a beloved computer chair at the time I was moving across country. The faux leather chair was comfy and practical for a home office, but it just wouldn’t fit in the...
Moving is a complicated process even when it's your dream home you're moving to. But what about when you need someplace to live for a short period—say, under a year? In that case, packing up your stuff is the least of your...Read More
Storage Talk is a new blog created by Storage.com. By way of introduction, I’m Kenneth McCall and the founder of Storage.com. More than three years ago I embarked on a new adventure to make finding self storage easier, faster, more competitive for the buyer and altogether better. While looking for self storage I noticed it...Read More