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Posted: 04-Oct-2018

Use self storage to store your gazebo, wind breaks, lilo and sunhats!

  As the weather turns wet and evenings become chilly, it’s time to bid a fond farewell to one of the hottest UK summers in recorded history. The summer of 2018 will be remembered for 30-degree-plus temperatures, for... Read more ›

Posted: 26-Sep-2018

Why interior designers recommend self storage when redesigning your home

Today, the strains and stresses of modern lifestyles mean that without self storage our homes can feel permanently messy and cluttered. Finding ways to retain order and bring joy back into our home environment has never been... Read more ›

Posted: 21-Aug-2018

Can’t locate your bucket and spade? Use storage to organise your summer kit!

There’s nothing worse than opening up your garage or shed and being greeted by cobweb infested clutter that was thrown in there last summer! If you’re suffering from the curse of ‘I’ll organise that in a few... Read more ›

Posted: 21-Jun-2018

Multi-generational living: how long term storage can help families live in harmony

It’s not uncommon for different generations of a family to live under one roof. According to an Office for National Statistics report, households containing two or more families (whether related or not) were ... Read more ›

Posted: 29-May-2018

Use temporary storage if you've been gazumped or dumped!

Nobody can predict the future. Sometimes life can pull the rug from under your feet, and surprise you in the worst ways. And two of the most stressful ‘life events’ are being gazumped, and being dumped.  If life... Read more ›

Posted: 29-Apr-2018

​Making home improvements this spring? Here are five reasons to use self storage

The ‘don’t move; improve’ philosophy is still going strong, with many homeowners choosing to renovate their current properties rather than facing the fuss – and fees - of selling up and moving on. If... Read more ›

Posted: 20-Mar-2018

Taking pride in our town:Our great spring clean

What connects a tyre, the front bumper of a car, and a bed frame? No, they’re not the last items to be picked up by our removals team. And they’re not the contents of one of our storage ... Read more ›

Posted: 05-Mar-2018

​Self storage facilities are popping up everywhere, find out why…

Long-term self storage facilities are booming in popularity. In 2016, 24 new self storage sites opened across the UK - the greatest number in any European country. So what are the reasons for this growing demand... Read more ›

Posted: 15-Feb-2018

Sell your house quickly with seven storage and staging tips

In recent years, the housing market has seen an increase in homeowners drastically discounting the asking price of their home in order to make a faster sale. Top property sites Rightmove and Zoopla have seen ... Read more ›

Posted: 18-Jan-2018

​Preparing your furniture for long term storage

There are many reasons why you might need to put your furniture into long term storage. You might be moving into rented accommodation for a while and can’t take all your furniture with you, or you could... Read more ›