There are countless uses for portable storage containers from A.B. Richards and we think of new uses all the time. Our products are useful, and they help keep you organized, but a little organization before you use one of our storage units can also make them even more useful. Cleaning and preparing your storage containers can help you get the most out of our products and give you peace of mind. So we want to give you some tips on how to clean and prepare a portable storage container so you’ll be ready to use them for all of your organization and storage needs.
Moving day brings a whole lot of emotions. You can be filled with joy or trepidation. Sometimes both. Even if you think of moving day as a happy event, it’s likely going to be filled with stress. A big source of that has to do with the fact that no matter how hard we try to organize, there’s a good chance that something important will be forgotten. At A.B. Richards, we help people get organized by renting portable storage containers to give our customers more storage space and flexibility. We often have customers who are in the process of moving or organizing a move, so we want to help you get ready by offering tips on the 7 most common things people forget when they move.
Holding an estate sale can be difficult for many reasons. First and foremost, dispersing the estate of a loved one can be painful on an emotional level and if you’re the executor of the estate it can sometimes be hard to separate your feelings from what needs to be done. On top of all this, organizing an estate sale can be difficult. There are many things that need to be sorted out and that can be an overwhelming experience. At A.B. Richards, we help people get organized. We have portable storage units for all types of storage needs. Whether you have a large estate or a small one involved in your sale, we can help make sure things are distributed smoothly. So we’d like to give you some tips about handling an estate sale and how our portable containers can help you.
Sometimes business success can be a double edged sword. You may have a growing business, but you also have growing pains. While it’s great to have increased revenue and an expanding customer base, delivering for those customers can become more difficult. Your inventory may be expanding more than you realized and you may find your office starting to become crowded and disorganized. You may have developed tricky logistical issues and even though you may be growing your business, you might not be maximizing its potential. A.B. Richards knows that many problems related to a business’s growing pains are often the result of a need for better organization which is often directly related to a need for more storage space. So we’d like to let you know how renting a portable storage container for business from us will help ease some of those growing pains.
If that restaurant you just drove by seems familiar, look closer. It may very well have a similar look to the portable storage container you’re renting from A.B. Richards. That’s because restaurants, businesses, homes and other structures are being built out of recycled storage units throughout the US and around the world. If you’ve ever noticed some of these buildings, you’ll be amazed at how creative the architecture is. It goes to show that there are countless uses for the extra space that portable storage containers can give you. So while we’re a storage container rental company and we can’t let you convert an A.B. Richards portable storage unit into a new home, we thought it would be fun to take a look at this growing phenomenon.
If you’re driving around a residential neighborhood it’s not unusual to see a portable storage unit in your neighbor’s driveway, in front of their home or somewhere else on their property. More and more, portable storage containers are being used for residential purposes for a variety of reasons. At A.B. Richards, we’re storage experts and we’ve long known about the many uses for these units. We want to help you get the most out your storage container. So we’ve put together some residential uses and packing tips for your portable storage units.
Moving can be sad and stressful at any time during the year, but it can be particularly difficult during the holiday season. There’s even a famous Christmas song about it. The holiday standard “Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas” was introduced in the 1944 film “Meet Me in St. Louis,” when a character played by Judy Garland sang the song to cheer up her young sister over an impending move from St. Louis to New York. If you’re faced with the prospect of moving during the holidays, A.B. Richards would like to offer some helpful hints. And if you need extra storage because of a potential move, A.B. Richards has portable storage containers available for rent at a price you can afford. Here are 3 tips for moving during the holiday season:
If you run a business, you need to make sure your office space is organized and efficient. Lack of organization can lower your revenue, raise your operating costs and affect the viability of your business. According to the Houston Chronicle, having an untidy workplace can impact the morale of your employees, create an unprofessional atmosphere and even cause safety issues. A big part of keeping your workplace organized is making sure you have enough commercial storage space. A.B. Richards can help with that. We have portable storage units that are ideal for businesses. We’d also like to share with you some packing tips so you can make the most of your storage rental.
If you’re moving your business it can be both an exciting and frustrating time. Office relocation is a chance to reorganize your work space and give your company the look you need to succeed. Moving can also create logistical problems, particularly if there are delays before you actually relocate. You need to decide what you’re taking with you and what is no longer needed, and there are certain items and files that may need to be secured as you wait for the move. If you’re moving to a bigger space, you might also have new items that you want to bring to the new location but may not have the space available yet to store them. A.B. Richards can help you handle all of your storage needs and we want to tell you about 3 ways our portable storage containers will help with your office relocation.
Charitable giving is a very powerful force in this country. According to the National Philanthropic Trust, Americans contributed $373.25 billion to worthy causes last year, an increase of about 4 percent from a year earlier. Charity and non-profit work takes on many different forms. From large organizations to small events and fundraisers, there’s often a large infrastructure that accompanies charity work. If you’re involved in a philanthropic event, you know that there’s a lot of details involved and a big part of that can be storing supplies needed to make a fundraiser a success. At A.B. Richards, we’re experts at helping you find solutions to storage problems. So we want you to know how our portable storage containers can help you serve a common purpose.