Big Box Blog

September 22, 2017
Here in sunny San Diego, the property value (and subsequently the rent) is going nowhere but UP. This has made for a very hot button topic around town when talking about affordable housing and vacation rentals. Even the smallest of units can fetch over $2000/month! But there’s another stream of...
May 4, 2017
Summer Savings deal for area College Students
Attention all San Diego area college students!   Big Box Storage has THE BEST summer savings deal in Southern California!   For a very limited time only we are offering SDSU, USD, and other area college students:   Initial Delivery Return Pick Up *AND* 3 months of storage For only $195...
April 13, 2017
Have you ever heard the phrase, “If you want it done right, do it yourself.”? Now sure, there are some things that I most certainly would never attempt to do myself, like repairing the motor in my car or building IKEA furniture. But when it comes to moving or storage, call me weird,  I just don’t...
March 10, 2017
continued... Next, what is your timeline? Before setting up your reservation, be thinking about how long you might need to rent a Big Box for. We often have different promotions depending on the length of time you’ll be needing, so it’s fairly important to know your end game to get the best...
March 3, 2017
When we get the opportunity to talk with new customers on the phone, one of the most common themes we hear across the board is stress. Stressed out about a move, a lengthy renovation, or a sudden new job that takes them out of state. Whatever the reason may be, it doesn’t take much to send those...
February 14, 2017
Spring cleaning… In FEBRUARY?! Tell that to a midwesterner and they’ll look at you funny, but here in America’s Finest City it belongs on the list of things we can do that the rest of the country can’t. As Winter is on its way out and Spring is in the air, one of the most widely adopted rituals is...
January 26, 2017
We are so lucky to be here in San Diego. While parts of the country literally have to hibernate their outdoor activities until more favorable conditions exist, we continue wearing shorts and flip flops and eat acai bowls on the beach year round. Now, I’m sure we won’t make people jealous that we...
January 19, 2017
Pop quiz! What test takes 5 seconds to take, but changes your life forever? A pregnancy test! This singular analysis holds the power to move the figurative mountains that it takes to bring a new life into the world. With it comes an unfathomable amount of new responsibilities and special...
January 12, 2017
The second part of our 4 part series, “What does 2017 have in storage”, features our friend Megan who is moving back home to Portland. Megan has lived in San Diego for several years now, and has collected quite the spread of her favorite possessions, but she won’t be able to fit everything in her...
January 10, 2017
The New Year is here! All bright eyed and bushy tailed, filled with possibilities and exciting new opportunities. Many people will be finding new jobs, moving to parts unknown, or starting new relationships. But with all the uncertainties out there, the big question is… What does 2017 have in ‘...

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