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Where can I get storage boxes?

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With all the stressful planning and decision-making involved in moving house or business, where to get storage boxes may not be the highest priority on your list. With that being said, a move can be made far easier, safer and more efficient if it is attempted with the correct moving boxes — so it may … Continue reading

5 Tips for Safe Storage

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Storing your items in a self-storage unit can feel like you’re playing a game of Tetris. Plus, not only are you worried about getting your items to fit, you’re also concerned about how to ensure your items will be safe. By the end of it all your head may feel even more cluttered than the … Continue reading

How to protect your furniture when in storage

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There are many benefits to storing your furniture in a self-storage unit. Decluttering, renovating and travelling away from home are three common reasons why people often choose to store their possessions away for an extended period of time. Interestingly, these three reasons for using self storage are not just for improving one’s home or life, … Continue reading

Self Storage benefits for retired people

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Retirement can be an exciting albeit daunting chapter of life. Leaving work behind, seniors are free to make the most of what life has to offer. Many people make significant decisions for their retirement including moving homes or travelling the world. Many of these decisions can be sustained by securing or storing away important possessions … Continue reading

Long-term Storage Solutions for Clothes

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Living in the UK, we have to be extra sartorially savvy when it comes to tackling the weather. In some countries, you might be able to get away with wearing the same clothes year round. Over here though – no chance. Spring, summer, autumn and winter all bring with them unique challenges for our wardrobes … Continue reading

A Guide to Decluttering Your Home

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Whether you’re moving home, doing some spring cleaning or simply need to have a clear out, decluttering your home is something we all have to do at one time or another. While the process can be stressful, the result is always extremely satisfying, which is why we would recommend that you have a good clear … Continue reading

Origins of Self Storage

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Thousands of people use self storage units for all manner of reasons. From storing excess household items to vital business documents, self storage is useful in all spheres of life. You might think that self storage is a new concept, but this isn’t true: finding somewhere to store particular possessions is a problem that humanity … Continue reading

Unconventional Uses for Self Storage

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If you’ve been reading our blog, you are probably aware of the many benefits that self storage can afford. Whether you are moving home, moving away, or simply need some breathing room at home, self storage can help. So, this is all well and good, but what about the more leftfield uses for self storage? … Continue reading

The Key Long-term Storage Tips

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Nothing quite captures the current Facebook and Instagram-fuelled zeitgeist like long-term travel. Where such trips used to be reserved for high-flying business executives or retirees, nowadays people of all ages are leaving their jobs or taking sabbaticals to go and see the world. In fact, given how well connected modern society is, anyone could live … Continue reading

How technology will affect self-storage in 2018

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The future has arrived – undeniably our world has shifted towards an increasing reliance on technology. With automation becoming a part of our daily lives, such as self-checkouts, self-service machines for picking up train tickets, to ‘apps’ for everything from Uber to language translation, it is no surprise these changes will start to affect the … Continue reading