Clean Out Your Pantry – Tips from Your Newbury Park Self-Storage Experts

With the New Year in full swing, getting serious about getting healthy is on a lot of minds in the Conejo Valley. Eating right is key, so we asked the Newbury Park Self-Storage experts at Hollywood Storage Center of Thousand Oaks for some tips on cleaning out your pantry for a healthier 2018.

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Introducing the Family Adorning Our Storage Buildings – The Boxwells!

You’ve seen them on our storage buildings, our moving trucks and our security gates, but until now they’ve had no names. We asked our community to help us name our box family at Hollywood Storage Center of Thousand Oaks, and the entries flooded in from all over the Conejo Valley and beyond! So, let us formally introduce you to the Boxwell family: Fillmore, Carrie, Pax and their dog Moxie.


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7 Great (and Simple) Crafts from the Storage Unit Experts

The staff at Hollywood Storage Center of Thousand Oaks can be pretty crafty…in a good way. When we’re not helping our customers find the perfect storage units, we certainly enjoy channeling our inner artisan. We all know Pinterest is amazing for gathering ideas, but you could literally spend weeks browsing their collections and end up with a list of to-dos that will overwhelm you. With the help of our most creative storage consultants, we’ve narrowed down some craft suggestions that are tried and true, and simple enough that anyone can do.

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New Year’s Resolution Achieved: How to Get an Organized Home

On the spectrum of New Year’s resolutions, losing weight is nearly always our number one priority, but coming in not far down on the list is getting organized. And why not? Getting organized not only improves work performance, it also may leave you feeling less stressed, less frustrated and more relaxed.

However, if you put a 24-step plan in place, with rigid deadlines and overly aggressive expectations, you’ll probably wind up feeling even more stressed and disorganized. To save you from this fate, I’ve provided you with a three-day plan that will give you a jump start to optimal home organization before the end of January. Are you ready? Then, let’s go. Continue reading