NationWide Blog

Here we try to answer all your questions about self-storage! Whether it’s providing you with the resources for your personal or business needs, we hope to give value in answering common questions, providing storage tips, and an insight to how NationWide is a re-shaping self-storage for you.

Tips For Organizing Storage Units

July 29, 2021 | 4 minute read

Self storage in Vancouver is the answer to a lot of life’s problems in the city — from too much clutter to not enough space. One of the things to be careful about though is to not let your self storage unit get out of control. Lots of people start off with a clean and […]

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Is Storage Insurance Worth It?

June 25, 2021 | 4 minute read

If you are taking the steps to store your property at a self storage unit in Vancouver (or wherever you are located), there is a good chance it is valuable enough to you to purchase storage insurance. Is Storage Insurance Worth The Extra Cost? Not everyone thinks about it at first, but storage insurance is […]

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Benefits of Short-Term Self Storage

June 04, 2021 | 4 minute read

Sometimes life events happen that require you to make big decisions and big changes quickly. A move, a reno, the beginning or ending of a relationship, where you’re merging or dividing your belongings, an inheritance are just a few examples. And when something big like this happens, you might look around and think “what am […]

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Ways Your Business Can Benefit from a Self-Storage Unit

May 10, 2021 | 3 minute read

The ultimate dream for many people is to be a business owner. It’s hard work, of course, but the dream of reporting to no one, setting your own hours, and pulling in all the profit, is the ultimate level of freedom. And with the way the world is these days, there are endless opportunities to […]

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Who Uses Storage Units in Vancouver?

March 15, 2021 | 3 minute read

More and more people and businesses are turning to self storage units in Vancouver as a cost-effective solution to dealing with their stuff and a lack of space. 7 Reasons That You Use Storage Units Personal Storage Personal storage is probably the most common reason that people use self-storage in Vancouver. And it’s not surprising […]

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How To Utilize Self Storage for your Renovation?

February 06, 2021 | 3 minute read

If there’s one thing we all know about renovations, it’s that they are stressful and expensive and they always take longer than expected. Ok, that’s three things. The point is they always turn out more complicated than envisioned at the outset. So the more you can do to ease the stress, the better. And one […]

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How to Utilize Self Storage for Appliances?

December 31, 2020 | 3 minute read

Appliances are a big investment, and if you are moving houses, upgrading them, or renovating your home, you might need a safe space to store them. A storage unit in Vancouver is an excellent option as it is safe, temperature- and humidity-controlled, and come in a variety of sizes so you can choose the exact […]

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How Much Does a Storage Unit Cost in Vancouver?

December 03, 2020 | 3 minute read

One only has to take a look around to see why people want to live in Vancouver. It’s a city like no other. But the desirability factor has its consequences. It’s no secret that space in Vancouver goes for a premium. With a high urban density and nowhere to go but up, it is costly […]

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Most Important Things For Commercial Storage Users

November 23, 2020 | 2 minute read

Here are some important considerations for commercial storage users when picking a facility. Commercial users of storage typically have some very different needs when compared to those of household users of storage.  For this reason, the features of a storage facility, as well as other aspects of a storage facility that make it appealing to […]

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Most Important Things Look For In A Storage Facility For In Vancouver (Personal Storage)

October 30, 2020 | 3 minute read

Picking the right storage facility is important when you are looking to store personal items.  If the items are important enough or valuable enough to you to pay to store them then it is important to pick the right storage facility for these items as well.  Price Although always a consideration, Price should not be […]

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How to Maximize Space in Your Storage Unit?

October 20, 2020 | 3 minute read

Self storage units are an excellent solution for many storage problems. But it is an additional monthly cost in your life, so you are likely going to want to make the most of it. If you are looking to make the most of your storage unit in Vancouver, we’ve got some tips and tricks so […]

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The 10 Most Important Questions to Ask Your Self Storage Facility

September 25, 2020 | 4 minute read

Have you ever looked around your home or garage and thought: what am I going to do with all this stuff? Maybe it’s time to think about renting a self storage unit in Vancouver.  Whether you want to store seasonal toys or tools, or perhaps you’ve downsized but still need some extra space for the […]

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5 Things You Should Never Put in a Storage Unit

August 28, 2020 | 4 minute read

There’s a kind of fascination that comes with other people’s storage units — people are always curious if they contain a treasure that’s been forgotten or abandoned. In fact, there’s a whole reality show universe based on the concept of discovering other people’s junk and selling it for profit. It is always intriguing to think […]

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