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We love what we do, and we love our customers. As such, over time, we like to share our musings and tales, or write handy tips and facts to help take the stress out of your move or storage needs. Please feel free to share your own hints, tips and stories with us - we may even publish them here for all to enjoy!

How not to advertise self-storage

You'd think that advertising a home storage service would be fairly straightforward and in truth it is. The basic ingredients are quite simple: a customer, a house, a treasured set of belongings that need storing, and a safe and secure storage unit to keep them in. Job done. So if...
14th May 2015

Ooops I left my cat in storage!

We're not entirely sure what our customers keep in their storage crates or self-storage containersbut it usually ranges from clothes to furniture and perhaps some small appliances to. One thing's for sure though, we are certain there aren't any animals or pets in them - well, at least we hope...
26th April 2015

Postal workers' WW1 time capsule reveals all

We are creatures of habit, so they say, and one of those habits is a decided inclination is to hoard, hoard, hoard. You might have seen the Hoarder Next Door TV programme where the cameras go into a house and find it stacked to the brim with literally everything that...
13th April 2015

Doctor, doctor! Who broke the Tardis?

We all recognise the Tardis but did it ever occur to you how good it would be for moving house?! Think about it. All that internal space to store everything, assuming you can get it through the front doors that is. And speaking of doors, it appears someone actually broke...
30th March 2015

Is that a bicycle under the stairs?

Let's face it, we could all do with a bit more storage space at home. Our lofts aren't always boarded and not many of us have a cellar, or if we do, it's cold and damp and we wouldn't want to store much down there. Not to mention the spiders!...
16th March 2015

Pack like a Pro!

Let's face it, knowing where to start is half the battle of packing your belongings when it comes to moving day. Some things you can pack weeks in advance, non-essentials like your pictures and books, but some things need to be left to moving day itself, like the fridge.
3rd March 2015
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