Welcome To The Sierra’s Glen Self Storage Blog!

Here you will find useful articles that relate to self storage – packing, moving and storing tips; industry news; community events that are important to us and much more. If there is a topic you would like to see covered, please contact us and let us know. Enjoy!


How To Pack Items Properly For Storage

When you are moving you have to protect your valuables and prevent them from damaging when you start to move and lift the boxes around right? Well, this might sound shocking but a lot of people don’t know how to pack correctly. We have some tips to help you out and protect those delicate items […]

Moving Truck and Storage Unit Packing Tips

There is no doubt that moving is a huge pain in the caboose. We have some dos and don’ts that we hope will help you during this trying time and help you limit the amount of stress. Prepare your truck and storage unit now carefully and set a battle plan to conquer your move. It […]

Planning for Long-Term Storage

There are moments in our lives where we are out of town or even the country for a long period of time, such as being overseas in the military, going on a mission in a foreign country and even for a vacation that is longer than the typical week trip. Being away from home for […]

Do I Really Need Storage Insurance?

When you are looking for a place to store your belongings you look for the one of best value. You talk to the property manager and they ask you if you have your own insurance. As the customer, you ask, “Do I really need insurance?” The answer is, “Yes!” Due to our rental agreement, it is […]

Football Season Is Drawing Near – Get Your Man Cave Ready

Football fans from all over will be watching from the comforts of their own “man cave”, or yours, before you know it. The hype of the last Super Bowl win by the New England Patriots with Tom Brady’s four-time Super Bowl MVP may be long gone. But now it’s time to start getting ready for […]

Storage Tips for College Students

Every year, college students head in and out of dorm rooms. While most students can do this easily since their parents live close to the colleges or universities they attend, many attend out-of-state institutions that are hours away, which can make moving a little more of a problem. That’s why many students utilize self-storage to […]

What Can I Do With Leftover Moving Boxes?

Home, Sweet Home. You’ve finally unpacked that last moving box. Now there are oh so many boxes, everywhere! What can you do with them all? You could recycle them; pass them on to a friend or family member who is also moving soon. But there are also many fun and crafty things you can do […]

Learn How to Make Online Rentals, Reservations and Payments

We offer many services online through our website; such as reservations, rentals, payments and account management. We understand you have a busy life, and you may not be able to make it to the rental office to drop off your payment or rent a storage unit. Sometimes mailing your payment is even a difficulty, especially […]

Using Self Storage To Organize Business Inventory

Just about every business out there can benefit from self storage to help organize business inventory and excess items. It doesn’t make any difference if your business is large or small or privately owned or publicly traded. A great way to use self storage is to house old archived documents, office supplies like furniture and […]

Keeping A Positive Outlook When Moving

The choice to move is generally caused by a life changing event, such as marriage, job relocation, a family member’s death or divorce, and keeping a positive outlook when moving can be difficult to say the least. The additional logistics of moving causes even more stress and anxiety, which makes it hard to stay positive. […]