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How Does Self Storage Work?

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Self storage is a relatively new service and has only been around since the 1960’s in the UK, serving millions of people over the years. However, many people still don’t know much about self storage or how it works. In this article we will examine what self storage actually is and how it can help … Continue reading

The Emotional Effect of Moving House

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Over the years, it’s highly likely your home has become important to you, as you have lived and built a life there for however many years you’ve stayed. But, sometimes the right thing to do is move on and begin a new chapter in a new home and location. Understandably, this is a big change … Continue reading

Using Self Storage For Seasonal Storage

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Homes easily become cluttered with seasonal items as valuable storage space is being taken up by items you won’t use all year round. Here at Simply Storage, we provide self-storage space for customers within the Surrey area who are in need of seasonal storage. Not everyone is fortunate enough to have loads of storage space … Continue reading

5 Reasons Why Gap Year Students Benefit from Self Storage

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Many students don’t realise the benefits of using self storage when travelling during their gap year. However, student self storage can offer students exactly what they’re looking for when it comes to taking care of valuables whilst they are away for a prolonged period of time. Some students may not want to leave all of their possessions with … Continue reading

The Do’s and Don’ts of Self Storage

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Self-Storage involves renting your own personal storage unit for the purpose of temporarily housing your possessions and personal items. There are an abundance of storage options on the market, but not all offer the high standards that are needed when entrusting your items over to a storage business. This article is going to detail the … Continue reading

Do I Need Insurance For My Self Storage?

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Here at Simply Storage, we offer comprehensive insurance packages to every customer who wishes to store their items with us. Now you may be thinking: “Hey Simply Storage — if your security really is top-of-the-range, with your robust storage units, 24/7 CCTV operation and on-site patrols, then why do I need to get insurance? Shouldn’t … Continue reading

How to choose a reputable self storage company

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Leaving your personal and most valuable items with a storage company for the first time can be a daunting prospect. With a plethora of storage companies to choose from, how can you be sure you’ll pick one that is safe? Here at Simply Storage, we believe you should only trust in the best. We’ve written … Continue reading

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