If you have successfully hired a storage unit, then you will probably now face the challenge of packing it. Despite what you may think, there is an art to packing a storage unit or shed. When space is at a premium, it is all about making the most of what is available. With five simple tricks, you can make the most of your storage unit. In fact, you can even save money by packing strategically. Space-efficient packing will allow you to hire smaller, more economical self storage units. Continue reading
Have you found that your home or office is becoming cluttered? Is this affecting your plans to move, renovate or even redecorate? Renting a storage unit is standard when it comes to moving, renovating or simply saving space. Storage units are secure, protected and safe places to store your belongings offsite. Continue reading
Self storage facilities are fantastic for storing your belongings during transitional periods, or even just to de-clutter your house. As with any professional service, you have the right to demand the best in terms of quality and security from your storage facility. However, there are some things that they cannot help you with. Even in the best, most secure storage facilities, your goods can still deteriorate or become damaged if they are not stored correctly. Continue reading
Self-storage companies offer a range of storage options that are useful for a range of purposes. Self-storage is a great way to de-clutter your home, keep your belongings safe while moving and ensure the security of your possessions in general. Most self storage facilities offer you some degree of security against things like theft and vandalism, however there is one aspect of security that can easily be overlooked: environmental security. Continue reading
Moving house or renovating can be a stressful experience and the constant concern for the security of your belongings will only worsen this. Leaving your home unoccupied for long periods of time as you renovate, or placing your possessions into somewhat questionable storage facilities will potentially leave the door open to theft and vandalism. Fortunately however, there is a secure and safe solution to your storage needs and this comes in the form of a self-storage facility.
One of the main reasons we see for people hiring a self storage unit is security. When you are leaving your home, business, holiday house or any other property for an extended period of time, there is always the unfortunate chance that the security of your premises could be compromised. This can result in costly vandalism, theft or other damage to your belongings.
Moving? Downsizing? It’s time to declutter, simplify and store!
Downsizing, even if only temporarily, makes you re-evaluate the need for many items you have held onto for years. Do you really want them? Need them? Use them? Here is how you can manage downsizing your home.
Self storage is an incredibly useful tool in the relentless battle with clutter and untidiness around your home. It can be utilised to great effect when moving house and storing items indefinitely or temporarily. There are however, a number of things to be wary of when storing your possessions. Although these issues arise primarily in substandard providers, they remain an important factor in finding your ideal storage solution and can often mean the difference between maintaining the condition of your belongings and worsening it. Being aware of the potential issues that might lessen the quality of your storage will aid in the search for the ideal self storage facility and this guide seeks to outline some of the ways in which you might go about finding the most suitable storage solution for you.
Before you start packing your belongings to put into self storage , STOP, not everything can stored!
The idea of storage is to preserve and protect your goods when you cannot keep them with you. The last thing you want to do is discover that you shouldn’t have left a particular item behind. Here is why!