Storage Tips

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5 Tips for Storing Musical Instruments

Properly protecting your instruments while they’re stored away is very important! Storage Units for Business Records If you’re one of the many music professionals or sound dabblers who live in Austin, the Live Music Capital of the World, you may find that you need extra space for your equipment. Because [...]

Storage Tips

Use large boxes for light items and smaller boxes for heavier items. Small boxes are suggested for books, which should be packed flat to protect their spines. Utilize large items for extra storage space. Refrigerators, freezers and washers are perfect for storing soft items such as linens, towels & clothing. Wrap dishes and glassware [...]

How to Make a Move Easier on Dogs and Cats

Moving can be stressful for your pet If you’re like most Americans, you’ll probably move every seven years. And if you have a dog or cat,  it’s more than likely that you will be relocating to a new home within that pet’s lifetime which typically spans from 10 to 18 years. [...]

Storage Unit Auction November 15th

1991 Ford F150 Tommy Nolley Auction Service is conducting a storage unit auction tomorrow, Thursday, November 15th, at Lone Star.  It will start at 10:00 AM. We have the contents of three storage units and also two vehicles that will be auctioned off pursuant to Chapter 59 of the Texas [...]

Self-Storage Tips

Self-storage sometimes gets criticism that’s undeserved but the truth is, it’s got a lot to recommend it. Self-storage opens up a wealth of possibilities Say you have a spare room in your house or apartment that gets used only as a place to stack boxes and keep what you don’t have a [...]

Rotating Your Storage Unit

Self-storage sometimes gets criticism that’s undeserved but the truth is, it’s got a lot to recommend it. Self-storage opens up a wealth of possibilities Say you have a spare room in your house or apartment that gets used only as a place to stack boxes and keep what you don’t have a place for [...]

Self Storage Do’s and Don’ts

Our storage units can help you remove the clutter and save space! You can use your use your Lone Star Self-Storage unit to house anything – almost. When you rent from us, you need to remember that if you use the unit in ways that are (1) unlawful, (2) unwise and/or (3) [...]

Tips for Merging two Households

Have you recently married?  If so, you and your new spouse are finding what most newlyweds discover after the wedding party:  that you now have two or more of everything, from kitchen utensils to bedroom furniture.  Following are some tips to help you minimize the stress of merging two households into one. Purge then [...]

5 Tips for Putting Clothes in Storage

Putting clothes into storage is just like packing for a trip, right? Wrong. If you want to keep the outfits you love in good shape, it takes a lot more planning than you might think. 1. Be selective Maybe you want to pack up a child’s clothes to use as hand-me-downs later on. Or [...]