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Moving Truck Tips – Part 2: Pack a Moving Truck Like It Matters

In Part 1 earlier this month, we reviewed how to choose the right size moving truck. Now we are going to discuss how to pack a moving truck like it matters – maximizing your space and reducing the risk of damage during the move. Rental trucks used for moving are designed to hold a certain amount of items, typically measured in cubic feet. For instance, there are 16-cubic-foot trucks, 24-cubic-foot trucks and other sizes both smaller and larger. But, the capacity of the ... Read more

Featured Business: The Pizza Box & Hoagie Shop

The Pizza Box & Hoagie Shop has been serving the Manchester, PA area since 2004. Located at 4328 North George Street Extension, and now with a second location in Dover at 21 North Main Street, they offer dine in and delivery for your convenience. They have homemade rolls every day, daily specials, party discounts are available and they have the latest technology of a mobile app! Download it to your smart phone today – simply search for The Pizza Box & ... Read more

Moving Truck Tips – Part 1: Choosing the Right Size Moving Truck

Have you ever heard of the old adage, “Your eyes are bigger than your stomach?” Well, the same thing applies to moving your belongings. Your items often look like they will surely fit in the moving truck easily; but once you start loading it, you may discover that it’s not all going to fit. This is why it’s so important to know how much room (or cubic footage) you are going to need, before you rent a moving truck based solely on ... Read more

Featured Business: Tacuma’s Moving, Hauling & Trash Removal

Moove In Self Storage in Baltimore has partnered with Tacuma’s for the past year. The services they provide are often needed by people who use self storage. After using storage for a period of time, there are many reasons why you may need Tacuma’s services: You have decided to downsize to a smaller storage unit and there are items you really don’t want anymore. If you are going from a 10x20 to a 10x10, there is no way it’s all going ... Read more

Organizing Storage for Small Businesses: Files and Inventory

When running a small business, the sheer amounts of paperwork you must keep and maintain can seem daunting. Not to mention those files can easily take up a lot of space that you probably don’t have. This also holds true for product inventory. Many times the office or building you rent or own for your business is just not large enough to house all those old files and excess inventory on a daily basis. You need that valuable space for your ... Read more

Featured Non-Profit: Solanco Cheerleading Association

At Moove In Self Storage, we love helping support community programs and activities. For several years now we have been working very closely the Solanco Cheerleading Association. Not only do we sponsor some of their events, but they are also a tenant at our Quarryville location. And, for the past several years we have provided them with space for their annual registration and uniform pick-up at our Quarryville store. The Cheerleading Association is actually just a part of the larger Solanco Sports ... Read more

Featured Partner: TNT DynOmite Painting & Renovations Inc.

TNT DynOmite Painting & Renovations Inc. is a painting and renovation company local to Lancaster County and founded in 2011. With their highly skilled technicians, their mission is to help each of their customers achieve their remodeling dreams. TNT DynOmite has over 15 years of combined experience in interior/exterior painting, power washing, staining, dry walling and more. This enables them to provide the most professional property preservation services to customers; for that small job that you just don’t have time to complete ... Read more

Renting a Storage Unit Online vs. In Person

We are living in a world where almost anything can be done with the click of a mouse or the swipe of a finger. At Moove In Self Storage, renting a storage unit online is possible! Everything from selecting your unit size and type to signing the rental agreement and securing your gate access code – you can do it all from home (or anywhere with an internet connection) on a computer, smartphone or tablet with ease. Let’s take a look ... Read more

Feature Partner: St. Joseph Parish, Mission Team

The St. Joseph Parish, local here in York has a Mission Team who travels to Jamaica once a year to serve the community. Throughout the year they collect donations of clothing, books, toys, school supplies and more for the community. These donated items are stored with Moove In Self Storage on Morgan Lane in York. Then in the fall, volunteers from the parish and local businesses package all the donations for shipping. The parish depends on the support of local businesses ... Read more

What to Do with Unwanted Items from Your Storage Unit

Digging through your storage unit one sunny Saturday, you realize – I have way too much stuff! Toys your children have outgrown, clothes that are no longer in style, furniture you just can’t see in your new home…the list goes on. If hauling it all home and hosting a Yard Sale is not high on your list of weekend plans, you may be thinking, “What am I going to do with it all?” Luckily, there are lots of great options out ... Read more
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