Garbage Bag Units

Sometimes a good thing, sometimes just that………………GARBAGE! This time around I wanted to cover the pros and cons of black bag mountain units. I personally have grown fond of these types of units. I have found everything from loose cash, jewelry and such all the way to receipts and pocket lint. 3,006 total views, 5 views today

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I Think I Found Something… How Do I Know For Sure?

Hey guys, So… you’ve bought a storage unit. You’ve followed our tips on digging it and sorting through it, you’ve followed our tips on selling items at a garage sale, or on eBay/Craigslist, and getting the most for your money. Now, you’re down to those few items that you either think are worth something or […]

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Introductory Blog – “The Buckeye Bidder”

Hello and greetings from The Buckeye State! My name is Tommy Zulijani and I was a contributor a few years ago on the old blog and have been given the opportunity by StorageTreasures.com to come back again as their newest Auction Pro Contributors. So, I wanted to take this time to put together my introductory […]

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What is the Protocol for Returning Items to a Tenant?

Hey guys! Rebecca of Storage Heroes here… This is a topic that comes up all the time, and honestly, it’s one that I personally have had a lot of problems with.   What are you supposed to do with items that you find of a personal nature in storage units? It IS possible though to […]

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I Had The Winning Bid And Bought My First Storage Locker

Here I was, my second week attending a live storage unit auction. This was week two, day one, as a buyer and not a spectator. Twelve storage units were up for auction at that facility. I had bid on the first 5 out of the 8 units and was out-bid on all 5 of them. […]

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How I Started in the Storage Auction Business

I have to admit, that in the past I never went to a thrift shop to purchase anything other than a Halloween costume. In 2007, I visited a local thrift shop to kill a little time since my girlfriend at the time (my wife now) was having her nails done in the same shopping center. […]

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Lessons Learned 50 Lockers In…

After successfully winning over 50 lockers, I realized that there are a few unanticipated benefits I wanted to share with other bidders. Firstly, I lost over 40 pounds by being more physically active processing lockers. I took it upon myself to learn what was involved in this endeavor; which lockers to bid on & how […]

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