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How to Pack Dishes

Posted on 2021-04-01

Packing up your kitchen can be one of the most headache-inducing steps when you’re moving, but it doesn’t have to be. In this article, we’ll walk through how to pack dishes, whether it’s for a move or for storage. Packing Dishes In general, you’ll want to avoid leaving extra space inside your boxes while packing […]

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How to Move a Piano

Posted on 2021-03-30

There’s a reason piano owners start to sweat when they think about moving. Getting even the smallest piano out of your house and into a moving truck can be a whole afternoon’s worth of strenuous work — and that’s if you’ve already prepared for it. If you have questions about moving a piano–or if you’re […]

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What Size Storage Unit Do I Need?

Posted on 2021-03-30

Figuring out what size storage unit you need doesn’t have to be a guessing game. With our handy guide, you’ll be able to quickly and accurately estimate how much storage space you’ll need. Before getting into the nitty-gritty details, here’s a quick, simple breakdown of some common storage unit sizes: Small storage units A small […]

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10 Tips for Living in a Studio Apartment

Posted on 2021-03-25

Living in a studio apartment can be a great set-up, especially for young people who’ve just moved to a new city. But that doesn’t mean living in this type of apartment doesn’t present its own challenges. We’ve gathered some of the best studio apartment tips to make your living situation as comfortable as possible. What […]

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Best Cities for Young Professionals to Move

Posted on 2021-03-23

Some of the cities best-suited for young professionals might surprise you. To help you choose, we’ve brought together a list of some popular destinations that young professionals should consider. Here’s a list of some of the best places in the country to live if you’re in your 20s or your 30s: 1. Cambridge, MA Cambridge […]

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Moving Checklist and Tips

Posted on 2021-03-18

We’ve all been there, so we all know that moving can be an extremely stressful endeavor. Beyond packing up your home and carting heavy boxes and furniture back and forth, organizing your move and making sure you’ve done everything you need to can be a real headache. That’s why it’s helpful to have a moving […]

Move Safely This Winter

Posted on 2020-11-16

If you’re planning to move to a new house or apartment this winter, it’s important to make sure you take the proper safety precautions while carrying boxes, furniture, and more. The last thing you want is for you or someone who’s helping you move to slip and fall on an icy or snowy surface. By […]

Buying a Fixer Upper

Posted on 2020-11-13

The real estate market in Detroit has fluctuated quite a bit over the past few years, with changes in prices, inventory, and more. There are plenty of opportunities for anyone looking to buy a home in the metro area, but if you’re looking for a fixer upper, you might be able to find a great […]

Winter Moving Tips

Posted on 2020-11-11

If you’re planning to move this winter, there are some things to keep in mind before you relocate. At EZ Storage® in Pittsburgh, we can help you find an appropriate self-storage unit for anything you want to keep safe before, during, and after your move. We’re also here to provide some tips for a winter […]

Moving Into a Tiny House

Posted on 2020-11-09

The tiny house movement has taken hold across the country, with more and more people opting to sell their current home or move out of their apartment and into a tiny home. These miniature dwellings are often built on trailers so that they can be towed wherever the owner wants to go, but one thing […]