Cook Portable Warehouses Blog

Cook Portable Warehouses Blog

3 Things to Buy and What to Skip this February

Posted by Cook Portable Warehouses

Feb 20, 2017 12:35:53 PM

Last month we shared 3 smart investments for January and 3 things to avoid or wait to purchase.  To revisit that information and plan for next January’s spending, read this post!

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Topics: Buying a Shed, Winter, Holiday Organization

5 Ways to Pay for Your Dream Shed

Posted by Cook Portable Warehouses

Feb 16, 2017 10:00:00 AM

Purchasing a portable shed can be an asset to your business or home.  It can even help you raise the value of your home in a potential buyer’s eyes. But, making the purchase usually needs to be financially planned for.

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Topics: Buying a Shed, Saving Money

Proper Ways to Store Your Bicycle and Equipment

Posted by Cook Portable Warehouses

Feb 15, 2017 2:00:00 PM

A Cook shed can be used for a variety of purposes and with all the extra space you don’t have to choose just one.

With the right organizational techniques, you can store lawn equipment, as well as your favorite sporting goods.

One of those family friendly sports you can enjoy almost year-round is biking. There are many paved or even rustic trails you can find at your local or state parks close to home.

Biking is of course great exercise, but it also can be fun for the whole family!  Enjoy the outdoors, while picking up the speed a little.

If your family loves to bike, then having proper storage is essential to keeping your bike functional from season to season. Here's what you need to know about how to store your bicycle.  
Family Biking + Bicycle Storage Tips

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Topics: Storage Tips, Personal/Family Improvement

Moving Tips: The Value of a Storage Shed

Posted by Cook Portable Warehouses

Feb 13, 2017 11:00:00 AM

As you prepare to move, whether it’s just across town or across the nation, having a storage shed is a great asset!

Everyone needs more room for their stuff and when a move is pending, it’s needed even more so.  Here’s the value of a storage shed when you’re moving:

Moving Tips: The Value of a Storage Shed
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Topics: Moving Tips

4 Things to Do Before Buying a Shed

Posted by Cook Portable Warehouses

Feb 9, 2017 2:00:00 PM

We know purchasing a storage building is not a rush decision, that’s why we provide all kinds of materials to help you make an informed decision. With Cook, you’ll know you’ve made the right purchase.

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Topics: Buying a Shed

How to Save Money Now for Summer Activities

Posted by Cook Portable Warehouses

Feb 8, 2017 2:35:41 PM

While it’s cold and dreary, now is the time to start dreaming and planning for those fun times in the summer sun! You may be planning a vacation, stay-cation or just looking for fun things to do with the kids.  But, all of those things take a little extra money.

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Topics: Rent to Own, Summer Home Tips

10 Common Things to Store in a Portable Building

Posted by Cook Portable Warehouses

Feb 6, 2017 2:30:00 PM

 

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You’ve said it a million times. “I’m so tired of all this mess. I just wish I had more space.” You go about your day, trying to put this thought out of your mind. That method may work for now, but this will be a recurring situation until you do something about it.

Sure, you’ve thought about getting a backyard shed, but do you really need it? You have a lot of excess stuff, but how could you possibly fill an entire storage building? Believe us; it’s easier than it looks!

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Topics: Home Improvement, Storage Tips

$26,260 Raised for Relay for Life

Posted by Cook Portable Warehouses

Feb 1, 2017 8:43:24 AM

You can’t hide from cancer, but you can fight it. You can’t hide from cancer, but you can find hope despite it.

No matter where you are in life, you’ve been impacted by that horrible word we all dread to hear.  You may have battled it yourself. Or sat with a friend as they underwent chemo, wondering if you were really helping in that moment. You may be preparing yourself for the road ahead as the diagnosis just came down for your loved one.

Cancer touches us all, which is why year after year we gather together to Relay for Life.

Cook Cares Team at 2016 Relay for Life

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Topics: Cook Cares

Winter Preparations Checklist [Infographic]

Posted by Cook Portable Warehouses

Jan 30, 2017 2:20:51 PM

Winter storms can be brutal, no matter which part of the country you live in.  It’s best to be prepared before the snowy or icy forecast airs.

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Topics: Storage Tips

3 Valuable Pieces of Advice from Our Cook Dealers

Posted by Cook Portable Warehouses

Jan 26, 2017 10:30:00 AM

Cook dealers are in towns, cities and states around the country selling our high quality, dependable buildings. They know more than anyone that quality makes a difference when it comes to protecting your stuff.

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Topics: Buying a Shed