Archive for January, 2015

5 Things You Don’t Want to See in a Self Storage Building

Written by Family Photos. Posted in Benefits of using a storage facility, Places for wine storage, Storage units columbus oh

Boat storage rental

Many people find self storage units to be the most convenient and affordable solution for protecting seasonal or unused items. But not all self storage facilities are equal in quality, and you should expect to do some careful inspections before settling on one. The most important piece of advice you can keep in mind when vetting potential locations is to visit the actual unit you’ll be rented, and not a sample unit; less-than-reputable companies will sometimes show you a clean, secure unit on an upper floor when in reality you’ll be expected to shove your belongings in a basement unit. And as you’re touring self storage buildings, there are also five specific things you should look out for:


Have Clothing Donations? Here’s Why You Should Drop Them Off or Have Them Picked Up

Written by Family Photos. Posted in Charity clothing pick up, Clothes donations, Local clothing donations

Pick up clothing donations
Did you know that the United States produces approximately 30% of the world’s solid waste? On average, the entire country contributes about 11 billion tons of trash to landfills and other parts of the world, making our nation one of the leading polluters around the globe. A significant portion of that waste — about 12 to 13 million tons of it, in fact — comes from discarded clothing and textiles, most of which can be salvaged and reused.
However, there is one solution to this growing problem: donating clothing to charity organizations. Clothing donations serve multiple purposes in every community. They provide clothing for families and individuals in need, they can be sold in secondhand stores to benefit char

Have Spare Clothing Laying Around? Consider Donating to Charity

Written by Family Photos. Posted in Donate clothes, St vincent de paul donation pick up, St vincent de paul donation pickup

Charity pick up
As horrible as it sounds, thousands of men, women, and children in the U.S. have reached the end of their luck and are out on the streets with nowhere to go. Worst yet, many of the less fortunate struggle to find suitable clothing. Especially in places with cold winters, the homeless and poverty-stricken who lack adequate clothing struggle to survive. No man, woman, or child in this country — in any country — should have to endure life without a shirt on their back.
Charitable donations of clothing is one things people across the U.S. can do to fight these terrible conditions. Nearly all of us have clothing we discard or never wear. For every shirt or pair of pants we throw away, there is a desperate person in need who could benefit from them. Clothing donations are pivotal for thousands of people — pe

Follow These 5 Simple Steps to Protect Your Boat in the Wintertime

Written by Family Photos. Posted in Self storage places, Self storage rental, Storage units boca raton

Rv storage unit

Finding a boat storage facility is actually the easiest part of keeping your boat clean and safe in the off-season. There are many self storage units that offer spaces large enough for boats, and with enough protection from the elements and adequate security to ensure your investment — and favorite vehicle — stays in top shape. The real work will go into the preparation your boat needs to undergo before you’re ready to store it. Here are the steps you need to take:

  1. Take One Last Trip for the Season

    On your last trip of the season, take note of all the tiny tasks that tend to pile up over the course of the year. Anything that’s torn, sticky, tarnished or cracked shou

Three Times When You Shouldn’t Hire a Public Adjuster

Written by Family Photos. Posted in Florida public adjuster, Public adjuster florida, Public adjuster tampa

What is a public adjuster
In many cases, public adjuster services are necessary for helping you achieve the best results from your insurance claim. If your property was damaged by hail, tornadoes, winds, wildfires or floods, a public adjuster can be a great resource for you to have during the claim process.
However, there are some situations in which it just isn’t necessary to hire the help of a public adjuster.
To make sure you know when to hire one and when not to hire one, here are the top three times when you might actually be wasting your money by seeking out public adjuster services:
Your property was damaged due to a mistake you or someone else made.

Top Benefits of Renting a Self Storage Unit

Written by Family Photos. Posted in Find vehicle storage, Self service storage, Why use climate controlled storage

How to find boat storage locally
Clutter can be annoying, but fortunately, you don’t have to live with it if you rent a storage unit. Here are just a few benefits of self storage units:
  • More Room in Your Home or Apartment
    Do you find that clutter is taking over your home? If you’re getting worried about the storage in your basement or garage (or you don’t have anywhere to store items you don’t need right now) it might not be a bad time to consider a self storage unit. You don’t have to throw away precious belongings just because you don’t have room for them right now. Just store them and stop worrying!

  • More Office Space
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Apartment Hunting Tips That Are Surprising Simple

Written by Family Photos. Posted in Best apartments in philadelphia, Philadelphia center city apartments

Mt airy apartments
It doesn’t matter if you live in concrete urban jungle, sprawling metropolitan center, or a rural area, apartment hunting can truly be a pain. While some view the opportunity of finding a brand new living space exciting, for most apartment hunter the process can be difficult if not downright stressful, especially if extenuating circumstances require a move on short notice. Luckily, the best luxury apartments are surprisingly easy to find if you know how and where to look for them.
Renting lofts and apartments is simply a way of life for those who live in urban areas. Continue Reading No Comments

How to Become a Heating and Cooling Specialist in Three Simple Steps

Written by Family Photos. Posted in Air conditioner repair, Furnace repair st louis, Heating and air company in st. louis

Electric furnace repair in st. louis
The heating and cooling repair (or HVAC) industry is one of the most thriving sectors in which you can work today. In fact, the current value of the HVAC industry is an incredible $71 billion!
If you have a talent at solving technical problems, a career at one of the country’s 85,000 heating and cooling companies might be perfect for you — so to get started, we’ve compiled this how-to guide so you can pursue an exciting career in this field.
Here are three simple

Three Fantasy Wedding Destinations

Written by Family Photos. Posted in Best banquet halls in miami, Miami wedding planner, Outdoor wedding places

Wedding banquet halls in miami
Sometimes it’ fun to indulge our fantasies. While many folks are looking at ways of cutting wedding costs and attempting to “make more with less,” daydreaming about exotic weddings is still free. The best wedding places are often right in our backyards (literally), but don’t let that stop you from dreaming big. Here are three exotic, international, no-holds-barred spots to declare your vows and embark on a life’s journey with your beloved.
Prater Park, Vienna, Austria Prater park is famed, in part, for the private cabins on its Giant Ferris Wheel, originally built back in 1897 (don’t worry, it’s up to modern snuff). You and your spouse-to-be can tie the not in one of the 15 cabi