Teacher’s Gift Ideas – From Your Storage Unit Experts

Our team of storage unit specialists at Hollywood Storage Center of Thousand Oaks have many great memories of their teachers from their school days. Even though we feel any day is a good day to show them your appreciation, this time of year is especially well suited. After all, May 8 is National Teacher’s Day and the end of the Conejo Valley school district year is right around the corner as well. If you’re looking for ideas on how to say “thanks for all you do,” we have some thoughts for you.

Storage team suggested gift

A collection of recipes from students is a creative, personal gift.

How cute would it be if each of the kids in the class donated one recipe and you packaged them up in a personal box? Not only would your teacher have a stack of new ideas for dinner, the boxes are adorable and very reasonably priced.

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Selling Your Home: Moments in Life When You Need Storage Units

Ask any real estate agent about staging your house for a quick sale and they’ll likely tell you, an uncluttered home often results in an earlier offer. It’s why so many people come to Hollywood Storage Center of Thousand Oaks for storage units when they’re selling their home. Moving excess items into a storage unit and out of your home will make every room seem larger and that’s appealing to home buyers. Our friendly storage consultants work with several local Realtors whose clients are ready to declutter their soon-to-be-on-the-market homes and shared these staging tips with us.

Where to Declutter:

  • Living Spaces – Large furniture makes living spaces feel tightly packed. But, if you remove a few items, the rooms feel much more open. You may need those extra pieces of furniture for long-term living but can probably live without them temporarily if it means a quick sale and a higher offer.

    Storage Unit Specialists Show Staged Living Space

    A smaller dining room table create the illusion of a larger space

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Earth Day Activities Near Thousand Oaks – Care of Your Storage Unit Experts

Every year we celebrate our planet and educate how to take care of it on Earth Day. This year, Earth Day is April 22 and our team of storage unit experts at Hollywood Storage Center of Thousand Oaks found activities throughout the month for all interests! Here are a few ways you and yours can participate in the fun and learning.

Earth Day Activities

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10 Staycation Activities in the Conejo Valley – From Your Residential Storage Team

Going on vacation is great! But what about exploring all the amazing things there are to do in and near the Conejo Valley. If you’ve never thought about taking a few days off work just to play tourist in your own neighborhood, we hope to inspire you to do so! Our residential storage team put their heads together and came up with a great list of 10 activities for a fun-filled staycation.

Residential Storage Team Suggests Horseback riding

Explore Conejo Valley’s trails by horse!

  1. Horseback Riding – Rocking K Horse Rentals – Explore Rancho Sierra Vista/Satwiwa National Park on a guided trail ride that’s suitable for all levels of riding experience. Continue reading