Moving in Winter Months

Moving in Winter Months

Seasonal, Uncategorized
Logistically speaking it’s probably the most difficult season of the year. Winter can present a lot of problems. There are fewer daylight hours, unpredictable weather that makes travel difficult and it can make you feel claustrophobic. It can be a particularly difficult time if you’re planning a move or if you have a small living space and can’t store items outside. (more…)
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After the Holidays: Storage Tips for Holiday Décor

After the Holidays: Storage Tips for Holiday Décor

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We hate to say it, but those visions of sugar plums aren’t dancing in your head anymore. The holidays are over. The presents have been unwrapped and some have been returned. The visits to friends and relatives have stopped and even all the leftovers are gone. Traditionally, holiday decorations are supposed to come down on either January 5th or 6th, but let’s face it, a lot of people haven’t taken their decorations down and we all know that family that still has their decorations up until Memorial Day. Ways to Make Post-Holiday Storage Easy At Box&Co, we know it’s difficult to get motivated to put those decorations away, but we’re all about making storage easy and we want to share a few ways that you can make your post-holiday storage…
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Best Ways to Store Summer Clothes

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It’s time to admit it. It’s going to get a whole lot colder before it’s going to get warmer. If you still have your summer clothes in your closet and your winter clothes are unreachable, it’s time to catch up with the season. If you need to do a closet swap or get organized, it’s time to get moving, and Box&Co On Demand Storage can help make that swap run smoothly. (more…)
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Storing & Packing Sports Equipment

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Best Way to Store and Pack Sports Equipment At Box&Co On Demand Storage, we help people store all sorts of different items and we make it convenient. One of the most common things our customers ask us to pick up for storage is sports equipment. It makes sense, most sports are seasonal and while you need your uniform and equipment for a few months, there’s a good part of the year that they’re unused. That’s where we come in. Box&Co Is the Easiest Way to Store Box&Co On Demand Storage gives you the easiest solution to your storage problems. And you don’t even have to leave your home. All you have to do is go to our website or call us and order containers and/or bulk items. We’ll bring you…
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Summer Moving Tips for College Students

Summer Moving Tips for College Students

College, Featured
Moving out of the dorms for the summer? Here are some tips to make the process a little easier! Get a head start on packing I know what you are thinking.  Why would I pack my clothes if I'm going to wear them?  A great idea is to start packing your winter items that you would not normally wear during the spring months and put them in a bin under your bed.  It is beneficial so you have less clothes to manage and your closet will feel less cluttered during your final weeks of the semester. Eat up! Use all of your leftover meal swipes Look through your food, throw out what is bad and eat whatever is left! Make sure to go to the cafeteria and use your meal swipes.  Your parents…
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Spring Cleaning Tips: Time to Declutter Your Home

Spring Cleaning Tips: Time to Declutter Your Home

College, Home
Clearing your clutter can be a very difficult task.  You'll spend hours putting things in trash bags, listing them on eBay/Amazon, deciding what items you do or don't need to keep.  Organization can also be a big issue when throwing away items or even taking out items you need for the spring. Here is a list of spring cleaning tips and new organization ideas for your home/apartment to make this season's cleaning a little less excruciating! Let's start with the kitchen Time to clean out the fridge Your first task is to dispose of all expired fruits, vegetables, dairy products, or other foods.  Once you've cleared out the old products, the best way to actually clean your refrigerator is by using a combination of salt and soda water. The bubbling…
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Tips on Living Together (In Small Spaces)

Tips on Living Together (In Small Spaces)

Home
Moving in together is a big step for any couple. Before you even begin learning the ins and outs of each others home behavior you have to figure out how to merge all of your belongings in one place !  It's not even just merging both your items together, it's really about trying to fit everything into that tiny studio apartment.  If you’re about to take this big step and move in with your significant other, here are some tips for merging two separate apartments into one joint one. Decide on what you will keep, toss, and donate together. Resist Doubling Up on Items When it comes to the things you each own beds, sofas, dressers, etc., you'll more than likely have to decide which to keep and which goes…
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The Superbowl Checklist: Tips On How to Throw an Awesome Last-Minute Superbowl Party in Your Crowded Home.

The Superbowl Checklist: Tips On How to Throw an Awesome Last-Minute Superbowl Party in Your Crowded Home.

Home, Seasonal
  Truth is, whether your a football fan or not, it's an exciting time of the year with parties going on at every other house!  If you're a Patriots or Falcons fan, it's a great excuse to celebrate with your friends..... and then call in sick on Monday.  It's also an excuse to eat all the game day food (BBQ, hot wings, nachos!). So, did you finally step up and decide to throw the Superbowl party this year?  Are you now worried because your apartment is far too small to accommodate all the people you already invited?  Here's a checklist and tips on how to convert your tiny living room into Superbowl Party Central, even if you're just trying to watch Lady Gaga wearing some type of meat! 1.) Upgrade…
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National Organize Your Home Day: Organization Tips for Your Winter Items

National Organize Your Home Day: Organization Tips for Your Winter Items

Home, Seasonal
There is nothing more frustrating when your missing matching hat and left glove while walking to work in twenty-degree weather.  Yes we realize that it can be a hassle trying to find your winter items every time you walk out the door during the winter season.  There are solutions though, to make the frigid months of January and February go by more quickly.  Here are some tips on how to keep all your winter items stored neat and tidy during the cold season. 1.) Store all your winter items in one closet The single best way to organize and store all of your winter items during the season is to put them in a closet closest to your front door.  Having all your jackets and gloves in separate areas of…
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Do’s and Don’ts of Studying Abroad in Europe

Do’s and Don’ts of Studying Abroad in Europe

College
It's that time of the year when you are running around trying to stuff your fifty pounds of clothes into two bags, while having mixed emotions of what life is going to be like in a new city abroad. This feeling is completely normal, because you are about to embark on the most thrilling and exciting journey in your life.  Here are some do's and don'ts for your semester abroad... 1.) Do plan weekend trips ahead.  The best thing to do is to plan those weekend trips to visit to cities and landmarks such as Prague, Amsterdam, Paris, Barcelona, Florence.  The best way to plan these trips is through Bus2Alps.  As the leading tour operator for student travel in Europe, Bus2Alps provides several discounted trips for students in Europe.  If you are looking for cheap flights, try Ryan Air,…
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