Rent Portable Storage Containers in Ventura, Santa Barbara & Los Angeles Counties

family heirlooms

Storing Family Heirlooms

Mar 5, 2019

Many families maintain treasured possessions that are handed down each generation, becoming more sentimental and/or valuable as time goes on. However, when it’s your turn to cherish these items and keep them safe for the next generation, the task can seem more stressful than sentimental. If you don’t have a reason to use these heirlooms…

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construction site

Construction Site Storage Container Rental

Mar 5, 2019

When it comes to building construction, there are two major types: remodeling and building a brand new structure. Either way, the construction site is bound to need some extra storage space. Any construction requires lots of tools, materials, and other supplies. When remodeling a building, there can be preexisting furniture, appliances, electronics, and other bulky…

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appliance storage

Appliance Storage Tips

Feb 19, 2019

Whether you’re remodeling your home or office or need some extra storage while moving between locations, it’s important to make sure that any stored appliances are safe from wear and tear, moisture, and any other type of damage that might occur. Some are small enough to pack safely into boxes, but others are bulky and…

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how to pack

How to Pack a Portable Storage Container

Feb 5, 2019

There are many reasons why you might need to utilize a portable storage container this year. It could be to store your furniture while you renovate your building, to free up some space for all of your seasonal sports gear, or to provide extra storage space on-site for your construction company. Whatever the reason, one problem remains the…

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global trade

Shipping Containers and Global Trade

Dec 31, 2018

Globalization has greatly affected how many items are moved around the world. When it comes to global trade in the modern era, shipping containers have only become more important. They provide a lot of space, are easy to stack and move around using various modes of transportation, and protect the merchandise from both the elements…

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new year's resolution

New Year’s Resolution – Organize Your Home!

Dec 31, 2018

When the New Year rolls around, many people make a vow to change in some way. There’s no shortage of resolutions to make when the clock strikes midnight. They might come in the form of getting healthier, being more punctual, or finally getting those little corners of the house cleared out. Below, Porta-Stor will go…

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store furniture

How to Store Furniture

Dec 19, 2018

Some of the biggest items that need to be stored are a family’s furniture. There are many reasons why you might need to put some furniture into long-term storage, such as removing seasonal items that don’t need to be around all year or moving things out of the way while you renovate your home. Furniture…

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law enforcement

Law Enforcement Storage Solutions

Dec 13, 2018

When it comes to police stations and other law enforcement buildings, there’s so much stuff that needs to be stored. There are also so many factors involved with how these items need to be organized. From paperwork, uniforms, and other police equipment to the belongings taken from people who have been arrested, the required storage…

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sports equipment

Seasonal Sports Equipment Storage

Nov 30, 2018

When the seasons change, so do the sports that get played. As those seasonal sports switch out with the weather, what are the teams and organizations supposed to do with all of the bulky sports equipment until the next season rolls around? You don’t want football pads getting in the way of basketball practice, and…

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