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February is American Heart Month, a good reminder to have your ticker checked on an annual basis and practice healthy heart behavior all year long.

Weight, Life, Diet – The Healthy Heart Trifecta

February is American Heart Month, a good reminder to have your ticker checked on an annual basis and practice healthy heart behavior all year long. In 2016, a study conducted by the American Heart Association revealed cardiovascular disease to be the “underlying cause of death,” for over 800,000 men and women in the US. While the statistics are staggering, the heart is actually a resilient little organ, it just needs regular TLC.

Weight, Life, Diet – The Healthy Heart Trifecta

Keeping your body in tip-top shape is important to reduce the risk of heart attack and stroke. Genetics may play a small …

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In mid-January, it's tough to remember to pay it forward when credit cards emit steam from overuse during the holidays and cash flow is limited.

5 Cheap Free Ways to Spread Random Acts of Kindness

In mid-January, it’s tough to remember to pay it forward when credit cards emit steam from overuse during the holidays and cash flow is limited. Kindness often has a December 31 expiration and it takes a few months to build up all that good cheer again. The ultimate giver, Mother Teresa said, “It’s not how much we give, but how much love we put into giving.” To that end, we’ve compiled a list of five ways to give more from the heart and less from the wallet.

Donate Blood

During the holidays, the American Red Cross often sees a sharp decline in donors …

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Do you remember back in late November when we eagerly anticipated the prep work of the holiday season? For many of us, as soon as the last bite of turkey was devoured on Thanksgiving, we shouted, "Let's decorate all the things!"

That’s a Wrap! 3 Quick Tips for Packing Away Christmas Decorations

Do you remember back in late November when we eagerly anticipated the prep work of the holiday season? For many of us, as soon as the last bite of turkey was devoured on Thanksgiving, we shouted, “Let’s decorate all the things!” With the season winding down, it’s time to bundle everything back up to be safely stowed away until next year. If you’re dreading this chore more than stepping on the scale after eating all those pieces of Rocky Road fudge, keep reading – U-STOR’S three quick tips for packing away Christmas decorations.

Organize Decorations By Room

As you un-deck the halls, …

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In each issue of the U-Stor newsletter you’ll find announcements, auction times and weird items. This month, we talk about Santa's Secret Closet, Give you a Holiday Organization Guide and MORE!

December Newsletter – Santa’s Secret Closet, Holiday Organization Guide and MORE!

In each issue of the U-Stor newsletter, we provide readers with helpful information they can use in their daily lives. We also reveal auction times, coupons/specials, and share the many weird items people have found in storage units over the years.

Featured in the December Newsletter

Santa’s Secret Closet Special – Through the month of December, U-STOR is offering a $25 special to new AND current customers. Use the storage unit to keep gifts safe from spying little eyes, de-clutter a room, or any other use you can think of.

Holiday Organization Guide – The busiest time of the year is upon us. One minute …

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The busiest time of the year is upon us. One minute you're humming Silent Night while casually picking out a box of Christmas cards and the next minute - BAM - December is here and it wants all of your attention.

Get More Yuletide and Less Stress with this Holiday Organization Guide

The busiest time of the year is upon us. One minute you’re humming Silent Night while casually picking out a box of Christmas cards and the next minute – BAM – December is here and it wants all of your attention. If your holiday to-do list is more maddening than a tangled string of Christmas tree lights, don’t fret. Let us help you get organized with a week-by-week guide to help you dash through the remainder of the season faster than a one horse open sleigh.

Three weeks before Christmas 

Update holiday card list.
Deck the halls and the rest of your home …

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U-Stor November Newsletter - U-STOR Spotlight, Five Tips to Organize the Guest Bedroom and MORE

November Newsletter – U-STOR Spotlight, Five Tips to Organize the Guest Bedroom and MORE

In each issue of the U-Stor newsletter you’ll find announcements, auction times and weird items. This month, we spotlight Natasha from U-Stor University, give you tips on organizing your guest bedroom and MORE! Read on for more. . .

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Employee Spotlight: Meet Natasha from U-Stor University

Employee Spotlight: Meet Natasha from U-Stor University

Natasha with husband, Jaime, and sons, Gabriel and Daniel

This month’s spotlight feature is shining on Natasha Doneff-Jiminez. In addition to being a busy mother of two, college student, and baseball fan, Natasha manages our U-Stor University location, a position she’s held for the last decade. As one of Wichita’s premier self-storage companies, we have the important job of keeping customer property safe and secure. That’s why we think it’s important to introduce the faces behind the company. Let’s learn more about Natasha…

What do you like best about working for U-STOR?

I enjoy working for the company because they understand that I …

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U-Story gives you Five Tips to Organize Your Guest Bedroom for Holiday Visitors

Five Tips to Organize Your Guest Bedroom for Holiday Visitors

It’s almost time for the whirlwind holiday season with back-to-back celebrations and parties galore. Friends and family will be traveling across the country to spend time with the ones they love, which means it’s time to get the guest room back in shape. If your spare bedroom has turned into the catch-all space, fold up that ironing board and read on to find out how to quickly transform it back into a welcoming room for holiday visitors.

Remove Guest Bedroom Clutter

It’s easy to let seasonal clothes, leftover garage sale knickknacks, and other things we don’t know what to do with pile …

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U-Stor October Newsletter - 10 Cardboard Box Costume Ideas for Halloween and MORE

October Newsletter – 10 Cardboard Box Costume Ideas for Halloween and MORE

In each issue of the U-Stor newsletter you’ll find announcements, auction times and weird items. This month, we talk about cute ideas on using cardboard boxes for costumes, DIY dress preservation and MORE! Read on for more. . .

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Cardboard Box Costume Ideass for Halloween

10 Cardboard Box Costume Ideas for Halloween

Ten Cardboard Box Halloween Costume Ideas

It’s almost time for the best night of fall – Halloween! Sure, you can visit your local Walmart, Target, or costume store and grab something off the shelf, but how many Batmans, Butterflies, and Princesses do you need at one party? If you have a little extra time on your hands, your little Trick-or-Treater will definitely be in the running for best costume with one of these clever cardboard box ideas. And the best part is, they’re cheap! Whether you use our moving boxes for Halloween, moving day, or just to get more organized, come …

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