‘Tis the season for holiday decorating. If you’re overwhelmed by tangled lights, damaged ornaments, and gnarled garlands, your New Year’s resolution might be to revamp your holiday decor storage.
Properly storing holiday decorations is often overlooked, but it plays an important role in preserving the quality and longevity of these festive items. From delicate ornaments to bulky inflatables, organizing and storing holiday decor can save you time, money, and frustration when it comes time to decorate for the next season.Read more
Whether you are moving, downsizing, or simply looking to declutter your space, finding the right storage solution is important. Two popular choices that often come up in this discussion are portable storage and self-storage. Make Space Storage conveniently offers both of these storage options at most of our facilities across Canada.
Portable storage refers to a convenient and flexible solution that allows you to store your belongings in a portable container that can be delivered directly to your doorstep. On the other hand, self-storage involves renting a unit at a dedicated facility where you have access to your belongings whenever you need them.Read more
The holiday season is a time of giving, and at Make Space, we're excited to announce the launch of our 3rd Annual Holiday Food Drive. Once again, we're spreading warmth and joy by collecting non-perishable items, canned goods, and donations for local food banks and raising funds for Food Banks Canada. We believe that this season is the perfect time to come together as a community and make a meaningful impact on the lives of those in need.Read more
Make Space Storage is pleased to announce its recent acquisition of a storage facility in Brechin, Ontario. Make Space Storage acquired HiWay Public Storage on October 20, 2023.Read more
Make Space Storage is excited to announce the acquisition of its second storage facility in Orillia, Ontario. This strategic expansion marks the company's 12th location in the province, reinforcing its commitment to serving the storage needs of the Ontario community. Make Space Storage acquired HiWay United Storage on October 20, 2023.Read more
As seniors approach retirement or face changes in their living situations, downsizing becomes a common consideration. Moving to a smaller home can bring plenty of benefits, such as reduced maintenance, lower expenses, and the opportunity for a fresh start.
However, downsizing can also pose unique challenges. Seniors may have strong emotional connections to their current home, filled with memories and sentimental value. Downsizing requires sorting through belongings accumulated over a lifetime. It can be overwhelming to work through a lifetime of memories and figure out what is important to hold on to.Read more
Have you ever asked yourself “Where can I park my car”? Maybe you’re a business owner with a fleet of vehicles without adequate parking or you’ve run out of space in the driveway for that project car. Boat and RV owners are also no strangers to trying to find adequate parking space. If you’re frustrated with the 10-point turn that it takes to get your boat or RV into your driveway then it’s time to think about storing your vehicles, boats or RVs at Make Space Storage.Read more
Portable storage containers have become a popular choice for individuals and businesses alike when it comes to moving and storage solutions. Portable storage moving containers offer numerous benefits, making them a convenient and efficient option for moving, temporary on-site storage or long-term offsite storage.Read more
Unfortunately, summer is coming to an end and while you still may get some use out of your boat during the fall – it’s never too early to start thinking about your storage options for the colder parts of the year. Whether you’ll be keeping your boat at home, or off-site in a storage facility, in this article we’ll walk you through how to properly prepare your boat for storage during the fall & winter.Read more
Ever since the Covid-19 pandemic, there has been a huge increase in the number of positions and companies operating from home. While many adopted this simply to stay productive during the lockdown or for social-distancing initativies, many decided to remain remote due to the benefits of cost savings, larger talent pool, and arguably - happier employees.Read more
Are you dreaming of an exciting adventure abroad or a long-term travel experience, but worried about the burden of storing your belongings and paying rent back home? Look no further! Self-storage is the ultimate solution to your worries. These versatile spaces provide a safe haven for your precious belongings while you embark on your journey, all at a low cost. Say goodbye to the stress of finding someone to watch over your things or worrying about the security of your valuables. With a self-storage locker, you can enjoy peace of mind and focus on exploring new horizons.Read more
From July 1st to August 31st Make Space Cares will donate $10 from every new rental to Food Banks Canada.
It’s clear to see that coast to coast the increase in the cost of living has had a significant impact on the bottom lines of many families. It’s no surprise that food bank use is the highest it’s ever been.
Summer is often seen as a time of fun, relaxation, and good weather, but for many families, it can be a time of increased financial strain. Children are out of school, and the cost of childcare, summer activities, and extra food expenses can add up quickly. When school is out for the summer, families who rely on free or reduced-cost school meals for their children may struggle to provide enough food. The rising cost of everything has sharpened the knife edge that so many families live on, and for those who are already struggling to make ends meet, these additional expenses can be overwhelming.Read more