What’s Yours is Mine? Indoor vs. Outdoor Storage - Safety and Security

Some examples of happens at outdoor storage facilities:

You thought your possessions were safe. Stored away with a strong lock and they sat safely in your storage unit for time. Then you get a call from your storage facility. They proceed to inform you that somebody took bolt cutters, cut your lock, and ransacked the unit and your belongings. Read more
August 2022 Blog

Why Indoor Climate Control Storage May Be Best For Your Needs

When you find yourself with too much stuff, you want the quickest and most convenient way to get it out of your home and into storage. Cost-effective outdoor storage may seem like the fastest solution to your problem. However, outdoor storage can come with extra headaches and security concerns.

Some reasons you should consider upgrading to an indoor storage facility: Read More
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Taking Care of Mom and Dad – Don’t Lose the Memories Forever

They’ve gotten older and you’ve noticed. The stairs to the bedroom are a struggle. Getting to the basement for laundry is just dangerous. Winters are harder and harder on them. Their life and your memories are in the home you grew up in. Everyone wants them to stay, but now it’s time. Families are increasingly deciding that an assisted living facility is best... Read More
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Out of Space? –The Backyard Shed Dilemma

The storage room in the basement is overflowing and unorganized. You’ve had enough of trying to remember where “that” photo album is. You’ve dug into the same box over and over so many times and never found it. The garage has become another unusable overfilled space. A shed! That will solve everything. Read More...
The Art of Appliance Storage
When it comes to storing hefty, expensive appliances there is a right way and a wrong way to go about it. Appliances are an investment, and one that is important to protect during the moving or storing process. If you’re planning on storing any of the mentioned kitchen equipment, we can help. Read More...
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Let’s Get Down to Business:

Helpful Tips for Utilizing Self-Storage as a Business Owner

As a business owner additional space can be hard to come by, especially when it comes tostorage. When you need room for extra products or working space, a storage unit or two can help you take a load off. If you’re considering a self-storage option, here are a few aspects of your business to consider moving off-site. Read More...

Mankato's Storage History

On the site that Store It now sits, Mankato’s first storage facility opened during the mid-1800’s. Ezekiel Lumbertosen, a champion cliff diver who immigrated from Sweden was one of the first settlers of lower East Mankato. He bought some land just near of the Kohls Pond and tried. He had many endeavors, but never achieved the success he dreamed of. Read More...
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Make the Most of Your Self-Storage Unit.

Storage units can come in extremely handy for a multitude of reasons. Whether you’re a business owner storing away extra inventory or a parent tucking away seasonal items that aren’t currently needed, having extra space can be a game changer. If you’re considering renting a unit for some of your belongings, here are a few tips on maximizing the space and making it easier to navigate. Read More...
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Why is Climate Control so Important When it Comes to Storage?

We can’t stress enough how important climate control can be when storing your belongings. Living in a region with four seasons and drastic weather changes can make it even more difficult to protect items from the elements. This is why we created a storage facility that not only helps you store your extra things, but also keeps them safe + sound while tucked away. From below-freezing temperatures to the dog days of summer, climate control can shield your valuables from many factors. Read More...
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Make Spring Cleaning a Breeze with these Helpful Tips.

It’s that time of year again, the air is slowly warming, people are coming out of winter hibernation, and the birds are starting to sing again. Spring is almost here, and with it, that list of chores you’ve been putting off due to cold weather. This year, tackle Spring cleaning with a few tips to help you jump start your to-do list. Read More...
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Make Your Next Move with Store It!

It’s safe to say that in the last year, we’ve seen some crazy things happening in the housing + real estate markets. Rent increases have sent many people searching for a home to build equity in, properties have been selling at lightning speeds, and working from home has allowed people the chance to make a move out of densely populated areas. If you’re one of the many people who finds yourself looking to make a move, Store It is here to help. Read More...
Storage, Sweet Storage. Store Confidently with Store It MN

Storage, Sweet Storage. Store Confidently with Store It MN.

If you’re unfamiliar with using storage units for your extra things, it can be overwhelming trying to determine which facility is best for you. At Store It, we strive to make your experience with us second to none. From the moment you walk in the door, we want you to feel comfortable trusting us with your belongings. Along with perks like a coffee bar and free Wi-Fi, here are a few reasons to feel confident choosing Store It for your storage needs. Read more...
New Year’s Resolution : Declutter + Organize Your Space

New Year’s Resolution : Declutter + Organize Your Space.

This year, we want to help those new year’s resolutions stick. If you’ve set your mind to decluttering and organizing your home or office space, we’re here to help! Check out these tips on how to minimize clutter and store away items that aren’t currently of use. Read more...

First Annual Winter Wonderland Event Brings Holiday Cheer to Mankato.

This month we hosted a fun and free event at our indoor storage facility for the kids in our community to experience the magic of the holiday season. Our first annual Winter Wonderland event featured pictures with Santa Clause, live reindeer, a giant Christmas tree, and more. Families and friends came out to enjoy the endless photo opportunities and make holiday memories. Read more...

They say good things come in small packages, but when they don’t, you’ll need to find a little extra space. This holiday season, when the guests have left and the excitement has waned, we will be here to help you stow away those extra items around the house. Our range of unit sizes means you can affordably store as much or as little as you need. From decorations to furniture + valuables, keep items out of harm’s way this winter with our climate-controlled storage solutions. Read more...
Holiday Boxes

The month of November is great for so many reasons. The kickoff to the holiday season, sharing what we’re thankful for, gathering with loved ones, and celebrating our favorite local businesses all packed in to one quick month. We are so thankful to be a part of the tight-knit, supportive community of Greater Mankato and are excited to share a promotion we are currently running to bring holiday cheer to our neighbors. Read more...

Halloween is such a magical time of year and there is nothing we love more than getting people together to celebrate. Last week, we hosted our second annual Spooktacular event at our Store It storage facility, and are humbled by the amount of support and positive feedback we received from our community. We want to give a heartfelt thank you to our team, our sponsors, and our guests who made this night one for the books. Over 3000 ghosts, ghouls, goblins and more chose to spend Friday at our storage facility, enjoying ...Read more
Seasonal Storage Solutions

It’s inevitable. Living in the Midwest means everchanging weather and a lot of different gear to get us through it. It can be tough to find a place for everything that goes along with each of our beautiful seasons, but we’re here to help. If you fall into one of these categories, there’s a solid chance our climate-controlled, indoor storage units are the right...Read more