moving from chicago to london: recommend a cost-effective storage/shipping company, please... [more inside]
I don't live near Central Park, but I've always wanted to run in it. Assuming I'm in Manhattan for the day and I also have a day pack of non-running stuff, is there somewhere in or around the park where I can keep my stuff while I'm running around unencumbered? No, I don't have a car or any friends who live near there.
What is the easiest way to make a bit-perfect copy of a potentially failing laptop hard drive? The copy target would be a new 2.5" drive that I'd then install in the same laptop. [more inside]
Am I going to get sick from eating this pulled pork? [more inside]
I am writing an ebook about storage sheds and barns, and would love to learn a few things. What do you use your storage shed for? I know most people use it to store their lawn mower and gardening supplies, but others are using sheds/barns creatively, [more inside]
I am looking for a bookshelf HDDVD Storage Tray that resembles this DVD Storage Tray by Case Logic. Case Logic does not make the product I am looking for. HDDVD and Bluray discs come in a more compact plastic case that does not fit "snuggly" in the linked to storage tray...how irritating. Thanks for any help.
I'm hoping you can help me find a RAID 5 capable enclosure without disks, with some further requirements inside, for my in construction media server storage. [more inside]
Digital Asset Management. I'm looking for a web based solution that archives and stores files, but I don't need full on project management. [more inside]
Seeking: lightweight, deep "pannier"-style bike baskets that will keep my bike's center of gravity low and protect my laptop in case of a spill. [more inside]
Where can we park a 45 foot tour bus in the city of Chicago? [more inside]
Does the iPod Nano (2nd generation) work as a mass usb storage device ON MAC? The answers I found suggest it does this only on Windows. Oddly Apple's own specs say nothing about it. But many reviews mention it.
I'm looking for a website I saw whilst in university about 3 years ago. It was a timeline of storage media [more inside]
Homemade DVD server- Whats the best/easiest/cheapest way? [more inside]
Need ideas and suggestions for converting a detached two-car garage into a home office and a more efficient storage space. The garage is roughly 20' x 20' and about 70 years old, uninsulated, unvented, with a poured concrete floor. What are some features we should think about adding, and what are some possible pitfalls? Before/after photos and personal stories of renovation/conversion also sought. [more inside]
I"ve been using the basement under my apartment as shared storage space with other tenants since I moved in over 3 years ago. The property management now wants to charge me for this. Should I fight this or just start paying? [more inside]
I'm looking for a shared network drive solution for three offices physically distant from one another - something with 10-50 gigs of storage space and that could easily be intergrated into Windows for ease of user use. [more inside]
What non-toxic substance can I add to boxes of clothes to prevent moths from eating them? [more inside]
I am looking for a secure backup/file access solution that allows me to mount the space as a drive as well as access the data through a web interface. I have tried many solutions but each one is missing a critical piece of the puzzle. [more inside]
Where in Paris can I find a cheap or free place to store 1 duffel bag for 1.5 months this summer? [more inside]
How to revive a dormant car? I've a once-functioning car sitting in a garage for a year. What's the least damaging way of getting it working again? [more inside]
I work for a small non-profit. Our office is moving in the next few months and we have a lot of paperwork that we are required to save for 7 years, but this takes up a lot of space. Is there a better way to store this stuff? [more inside]
Storage solutions for large sheets of paper (laid flat)? [more inside]
Looking for a furniture store/website mentioned in ask.mefi that I can't seem to find... [more inside]
I'm traveling to the San Francisco Bay Area with a van and a trailer, and my plans for where to put all of this when I arrive have fallen through. Where should I store my stuff? [more inside]
I'm planning on storing a large amount of (very slightly damp) books. Advice required. [more inside]
I need to find an inexpensive-ish desk with lots of storage, preferably utilizing the space above the desktop. [more inside]
What can you store in a damp basement, and what's the best way to do it? [more inside]
Is this storage company unfairly charging a late fee because they cannot process a check fast enough?
I've been using automated payments through my bank to pay a storage company. Lately, they changed their late fee grace period -- and I was hit with late fees. Not because the payment was late, but because they process bank checks in a special and slow way. . . [more inside]
Cheap storage in the Bay Area? [more inside]
I am gravely in need of help with an issue that has long perplexed me: namely, how to intuitively store and organize all of my miscellaneous crap. [more inside]
What can't I store in the attic? [more inside]
need storage solutions for a small bathroom. [more inside]
Where to find solid wood cd shelving in the Dallas/Fort Worth area? [more inside]
I just bought my first Mac and I keep finding conflicting reports when it comes to file systems. All of my music and photos are on an external drive, formatted NTFS. Will OS X be able to read/write to it, or will I have to backup the files and reformat? I still need to be able to connect the external HD to a PC on occasion, but it will primarily be used with the Mac. Thanks in advance!
My father passed away a few months ago and the question of how to store the data on his office computers for the long term has come up. [more inside] [more inside]
What shouldn't I refrigerate? [more inside]
Two notebook computers in the living room. How do I keep them out of sight AND on hand? [more inside]
Will pearls - regular, black and other types, both freshwater and non - be damaged by freezing for extended periods of time? We're not talking deep-freeze, just the temperature (or range of temperatures) in your average home kitchen freezer.
What is the best way to store vinyl records over an extended period of time? [more inside]
Safe place to store/park my car in Berkeley for 9 weeks? [more inside]
I'm arriving in London on Thursday morning and will have 9 hours to spend in the city. Unfortunately, I will have three big, heavy pieces of luggage with me. I need a convenient place to drop it. [more inside]
We are dragging and dropping picture files from a Windows XP PC onto a 256 MB Lexar compact flash card in a SanDisk card reader. The card no longer accepts data after around 125 MB have been transferred to it. How can we fill the card to its full 256 MB capacity to view digital photos in a digital picture frame device?
Going out of town for 3 months...should I store my truck? [more inside]
Moving in together: how do you deal with a packrat (and not much storage space)? [more inside]
What can I file in a file drawer... other than files? I want to store [more inside]
Which is best for the long-term storage of slides: Kodak-style slide carousels, or polypropylene sleeves? In addition to scanning, I want to try to preserve the analog originals for the next generation in my family. But how to do it? [more inside]
What's the cheapest (but safe) way to ship several heavy boxes from the UK to Canada? [more inside]
Are there any ready-made solutions I can use to host a YouSendIt/Mediafire-like service myself, for personal use? [more inside]
How many ways can you store information? [more inside]
I need to provide breakfast/brunch-type food to a large number of people. What are some good ways to cook typical breakfast dishes such as omelettes, pancakes, french toast, eggs, bacon, etc. so that I can store and reheat them? [more inside]