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Safely Store Sewing Supplies

September is National Sewing Month. Do you have any new projects in progress? Maybe an easy throw pillow, or new school clothes for the kids? Perhaps, too, your work schedule is a bit packed at the moment. If you find you have little time to devote to your stitching, consider self-storage as a solution to… Read more »

Is It Time for a Garage Sale?

Self-storage gives homeowners the advantage. When your house starts to pack up with newly bought furniture and other items, you may not be ready to give up some of your older belongings. You might hand them down to children, or move into a larger home and have space to accommodate everything. Sometimes, though, that isn’t… Read more »

Observe Home Safety in Your Storage Unit

According to the National Safety Council, nearly 30 percent of injuries at home involve falls. Accidents on ladders and furniture, plus loss of balance in older adults, may account for some of these injuries. Consider, too, that your self-storage unit is an extension of your home in that you keep surplus items there for safekeeping…. Read more »

May is National Military Appreciation Month

At Tidewater Drive Storage Center, we are proud of our military and thank everybody who has served for their contributions to our country. Whether you are active duty or retired, your dedication is much appreciated. We are also committed to helping out military families with any self-storage needs. Why Choose Self-Storage? Self-storage offers military families… Read more »

Preparing Musical Instruments For Storage

When asked about the one thing missed most since the pandemic, live music is a common response. One day soon, we will resume attending concerts and other musical events. Whether you are a professional musician looking forward to taking the stage again, or a hobbyist with an impressive collection of instruments, you will find self-storage… Read more »

The First Day of Spring is Coming…Are You Ready?

Get a head start on Spring cleaning with some help from Tidewater Drive Storage Center! Call us about our $1 first month’s rent special today. 757.333.7800 The first day of spring is coming, and for many of us that means spring cleaning. This time-honored tradition may work differently this year as we enter the first… Read more »

Self-Storage Saves Relationships

Get a head start on Spring cleaning with some help from Tidewater Drive Storage Center! Call us about our $1 first month’s rent special today. 757.333.7800 It may be presumptuous for us to declare that self-storage is the key to happiness. When you think about it, however, one can argue that a happy home is… Read more »

How Self-Storage Help Keep Resolutions

We are coming up on a crucial time. The third week in January is typically when the majority of New Year’s resolutions made are broken. The diets end, exercise routines become fewer and far between, and the soda you promised to give up makes it way back into the fridge. This year in particular, it’s… Read more »

How To Gift Self-Storage

Have you finished your holiday shopping, or are you still looking for ideas? In a year where we have faced many challenges, it makes sense that we are likely to give practical presents to friends and family. Perhaps somebody you know — a parent or adult child — would benefit from the use of a… Read more »

3 Ways Self-Storage Helps the Military

November is Military Family Month, though at Tidewater Drive Storage Center we wish the best for all active-duty military and retired vets in the Hampton Roads area every day of the year. If you currently serve or have served, thank you for your hard work and dedication. In appreciation, we offer military discounts at our… Read more »