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Preparing For Winter Storage

Preparing For Winter Storage Even though the first day of winter isn’t for a couple of weeks (Thursday, December 21), you can (and should) get a head-start on preparing your valuable items for self-storage here at Ten Mini Storage. Rent your space early Ideally, you want to have your storage unit booked long before the […]


Tips When Moving Very Heavy Furniture

Tips When Moving Very Heavy Furniture Moving soon? When it comes time to pick up and transport those heavy pieces of furniture (couch, dining room hutch, grandfather clock, etc.), use these professional tips from Ten Mini Storage to ensure they (and you) get though unscathed. 1. Use the “high-low” method Anything tall is hard for […]



Back to School Moving & Storage Tips

Back to School Moving & Storage Tips Campus residence or apartment move-in day is just around the corner. And the average university residence houses approximately 3,700 students. In other words, you (and thousands of other students) will be busy putting your belongings away in self-storage or using moving supplies to bring them with you. To […]


How to Be Greener Around the House

How to Be Greener Around the House It seems that, for the past 10 years (if not more), climate change has been in the news on a daily basis with things like: Documentary movies (such as An Inconvenient Truth and Before the Flood). International accords (like the 2016 Paris Agreement and the 2012 Kyoto Protocol). […]



How Self-Storage Helps Seniors

How Self-Storage Helps Seniors Self-storage isn’t just for families who are moving, businesses looking for a commercial storage solution or people wanting outdoor storage for their vehicles. Seniors and retirees also benefit from a safe, easily accessible storage units from Ten Mini Storage. Here’s why. Decluttering Upon reaching retirement, many seniors are finally able to […]


Three Benefits of Using Commercial Storage for Your Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) Tax Documents

Three Benefits of Using Commercial Storage for Your Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) Tax Documents Just a heads-up: The CRA deadline for filing self-employed commercial business taxes is Thursday, June 15. And when it comes to your taxes, it pays to have your returns, files and receipts kept safe and secure; not to mention easily accessible […]


More People Use Self-Storage Than You Think

More People Use Self-Storage Than You Think A self-storage boom is taking place across Canada. From coast-to-coast (including right here at Ten Mini Storage), more and more people are using storage units for reasons such as: Downsizing and opting for smaller homes but still keeping important belongings safe & accessible. Family changes like divorce or […]


Storage Units, Moving and Your Taxes

Storage Units, Moving and Your Taxes The tax deadline (April 30) is fast approaching. As you collect and claim your T4 slips, RRSP contributions and childcare expenses, keep in mind that – in some instances – you can claim your storage units  from Ten Mini Storage as a tax deductible expense. In fact, self-storage costs […]