Packing for College and Moving Into a Dorm

As an incoming freshman, thinking about packing for college has probably occupied your mind all summer. Did you pin a huge college shopping list? Have you taken multiple trips to Target to pick everything up? Now you must figure out how you’re going to move it all into your tiny little dorm. Packing for college [...]

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5 Steps to Storing a Refrigerator

Storing a Refrigerator When moving there is a lot of things that a person has to think about and keeping the fridge is one of them. The refrigerator is a large piece of equipment and it takes a bit of work storing a refrigerator. Here below are some simple and well trusted tips to keep [...]

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Moving out of your college dorm

Moving into the college dorm or apartment was fun. The sheets and towels were new, and it was exciting to start a new adventure.  Moving out of your college dorm is not nearly as exciting. When you move back home, there is an entirely different vibe. The dorm room is dirty, and has a layer [...]

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Choosing a Local Moving Company

When choosing a local moving company, this is what we look for. If there is one thing that is constantly being asked here at Garden of the Gods Self Storage it is: who do you recommend for movers?  This is an important question, after all you are going to be paying someone to move your [...]

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Holiday Storage Solutions and Christmas Organizing Ideas

It’s so fun to get into the holiday spirit by decorating the home with festive items both inside and out. But those decorations sit in boxes for most of the year. It can be a problem to have them taking up any amount of space in your apartment or house. Don’t waste space in your [...]