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Patrick Galvan

Patrick Galvan’s blog posts cover a variety of topics such as storing equipment, highlighting cities people are interested in moving to, and general tips that help with storage. When he has time, he enjoys creating stop-motion animation and writing film criticism.

How to Find a Roommate You’ll be Happy With

Finding a roommate that you'll get along with feels like a shot in the dark. Living with a stranger is a decision that should not be made lightly. If you're not quite sure where to begin, read these tips on finding a roommate that you will be happy with.

The 6 Best Places to Live in Atlanta for Singles &...

Are you thinking about moving to Atlanta? Georgia's capital city, locally known as A-Town, is home to a pleasant climate, a strong economy, and an abundance of stores, restaurants, parks, and clubs to satisfy one's personal life. Since starting off here is easier and cheaper than, say, New York City or Los Angeles, Atlanta is a great city for singles and young professionals who are looking for a place to settle down and build a successful career.

The Complete Guide to Vehicle Storage

Vehicle storage includes more than just your car. It’s also common for people to use self storage for their motorcycles, boats, ATVs, and any other sort of personal vehicle. Look no further, your ultimate resource guide to storing your vehicle is all right here.

Where to Store Your Boat During Winter

Owning a boat is great, but when winter arrives, you might have a little trouble finding a place to store it at home. Self storage is a great option for large vehicle storage, including boats. See how self storage stacks up against other boat storage options! 

Do I Need Climate Control in the Midwest?

Midwestern states have extreme seasonal weather, and even daily weather can be unpredictable at times. Learn which items left in self storage will need climate-controlled storage in the Midwest.

17 Things About Miami Unique from Other Big Cities

Moving to Miami? While it may be among the largest cities in the country, Miami’s diversity and culture makes it stand out. Check out this city guide to see what makes this city unique.

Where to Store Your Things During a Temporary Work Assignment

There are many jobs that require you to leave home for a short while every now and again. Rather than leave your belongings unattended while you’re gone, find a house sitter or move valuable items to a secure location. If you can’t lock down a house sitter, placing expensive belongings in a storage unit is more than secure and will leave you with a peace of mind.

8 Safe and Affordable Neighborhoods for Families in Los Angeles

When you’re packing up the family to move to a large city such as Los Angeles, you want to be sure the neighborhood you’re living in is not only safe, but also won’t break the bank. We’ve done the research for you. Here are eight unique neighborhoods in LA that are a great choice for young families.

Things Only a Contractor Would Understand

To be a successful contractor, there are a few tips and tricks. A contractor must be dedicated to their business, so here are Storage.com’s eight simple rules for a contractor to live by. 

10 Signs That You’re a Lawn Care Specialist

If you love the outdoors, spend a lot of time tending to the lawn, and your time is best spent under the sun, we’re willing to bet that you’re in the lawn care business. See if these ten signs have you pegged! Come on, it’ll be fun.