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Storage Tips for your Holiday Decor

Christmas ornaments in cardboard box.Everybody loves the sight of a decorated Christmas tree and a beautifully decorated house during the holidays, but all of the decorations can turn a joyful time from fun to frustrating in no time. Taking them all out and then putting them all away can really be a headache. We've collected a few crafty storage solutions which may help you store those fragile holiday items and save yourself from a the headaches...
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December Employee Spotlight: Erica Stockdale

December's Employee Spotlight is on Fishkill Property Manager, Erica Stockdale. Erica has been with Guardian Self Storage for just about four years now and the customers love her! To learn more about her and why she is such an important member of the Guardian Self Storage family, read her interview below! How long have you been with Guardian Self Storage? Almost 4 years What Guardian Property/Properties do you work at? Fishkill What is your favorite...
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November Employee Spotlight: Marie Locascio

Christmas Party 2012 001November's Employee Spotlight is on our Wappingers Falls Property Manager, Marie Locascio. Marie has been with Guardian for a long time and we wouldn't have it any other way! She is a crucial part of our team and has put in a lot of effort into assisting with our community outreach programs such as the Annual Coat Drive. Marie's customer reviews are outstanding, too! Take a minute to get to know Marie, we...
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Ways to Reuse Old Moving Boxes

phone boothYour long-awaited moving day has finally come and gone and now you are in your new place. Furniture has been arranged, knickknacks have been carefully placed on shelves, and your family is starting to feel at home. Now, what to do about those boxes – piles and piles of moving boxes that were once a valuable commodity in your packing experience are now just taking up space in the corner of your living...
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October Employee Spotlight: Mark and Christine Joray

Double the trouble or twice as nice?

Mark and Christine 2015Our October Employee spotlights are on Mark and Christine Joray, Guardian Self Storage's dynamic duo! Mark and Christine have been married for 24 years and have a combined 32 years of hard work and dedication with Guardian Self Storage. We could go on and on about them, but we'll let their interview speak for itself! How long have you been with Guardian Self Storage?

Christine- 13 years

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September Employee Spotlight: Lyvia

IMG_4867September's Employee Spotlight is on Poughkeepsie Property Manager and Guardian newcomer, Lyvia! Well-liked by our Poughkeepsie location storage customers and office space tenants, Lyvia has quickly become part of the Guardian family! Read Lyvia's interview to get to know our newest member. 1. How long have you been with Guardian Self Storage? A little over 5 months. 2. What Guardian Property/Properties do you work at? 3 Neptune Rd. Poughkeepsie 3. What is your favorite part about...
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Tips for Storing Vehicles, Motorcycles and other Summer Toys

It is almost time to store your beloved toys for the winter

[caption id="attachment_1755" align="alignright" width="168"]A trickle charger being used  on one of our units A trickle charger being used on one of our units[/caption] Labor Day has come and gone which means that cooler weather is right around the corner. When colder weather returns to the Hudson Valley, many people make the wise decision to store their motorcycles, dirt bikes, four wheelers, classic cars and convertibles to...
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Dorm Room Storage Hacks

Moving into a dorm with new roommates can be tricky!

Self Storage for College Students in Poughkeepsie, NYWhen moving into a dorm, you’re faced with the realization that you will now be sharing a very small room with one, two or even three people you may have never met before. Sharing a small dorm room means you’ll have to get creative to make more space to keep your stuff! Here are some dorm room organization hacks to get...
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Employee Spotlight of the Month: Christine

IMG_9580August's Employee Spotlight is on Christine, our Walden Property Manager. Christine is celebrating 5 years with Guardian Self Storage on August 31st! Over the past 5 years she has proven to be a great asset to the Guardian Self Storage Team and we would like to thank her for all of her hard work! Check out Christine's employee interview to see what she brings to our Walden location! What is your favorite part about working at Guardian Self...
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Trade Show and Fair Display Storage

The show is over, now where do you store your display?

Man between boxesMany offices in our area lack a decent amount of storage space and if your business participates in trade shows, expos or fairs you may be faced with a pile of equipment and products necessary for your display, but no where to put it! If you are one of those businesses, this blog is for you!! Many of the supplies you use for trade shows,...
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Labor Day

Please be advised: In observance of Labor Day, all Guardian Self Storage locations will be closed Monday, September 3rd. Thank you and have a good holiday weekend.