Self Storage Blog

Moving house - What to organise and when?

Monday, December 04, 2017
Moving house - What to organise and when?

Ask anyone who has moved house in the past 5 years and they'll tell you it was hell. Any more than 5 years and we're convinced the human memory removes any trace of the experience as it was so traumatic. On the face of it, moving house seems pretty simple, pack the boxes, give the house a quick clean and lock the front door as you leave. But when it gets down to the nitty-gritty, moving house takes a lot of planning and organisation to ensure everything goes smoothly come moving day.   Read More . . .

What is self storage insurance?

Friday, November 03, 2017
What is self storage insurance?

Self storage insurance is your safety net if anything happens to your gear, furniture, or goods while they are kept in a storage unit  Read More . . .

Can I live in a storage unit?

Tuesday, October 10, 2017
Can I live in a storage unit?

With rental properties weekly average around Australia on the rise, people are now starting to looking into alternative living measures. Unfortunately, people are looking into the wrong places. Storage units are one of the many places people are now trying to move into. This is mainly due to the cost of a storage unit per week being far less than a rental property. It is a rising issue and one that needs to be addressed.   Read More . . .

Top tips for organising your document storage

Friday, September 22, 2017
Top tips for organising your document storage

Is paper engulfing your office space? Files overflowing and boxes bulging? The digital age was supposed to reduce the paper load alas we seem to still have paper piles stacking up.   Read More . . .

Smart solutions for storing furniture between moves

Thursday, September 07, 2017
Smart solutions for storing furniture between moves

Just under 60% of Australians have been living in their current home for less than 10 years* and Perth ranks up there as the fourth most mobile region in Australia. Renters are even more likely to move frequently, often within 5 years on average.   Read More . . .

What's the value of indoor caravan storage?

Thursday, August 24, 2017
What's the value of indoor caravan storage?

The big day has arrived - you’re pulling into the driveway, caravan following behind you - how long has it taken? The dream to pack up and take off on new adventures every day…We can hear the well-deserved, satisfied sigh. But hang on...what about when you’re not taking off on that new adventure? What of the caravan then? Are you able to even park it on your street?   Read More . . .

How to tape packing boxes the right way

Thursday, August 17, 2017
How to tape packing boxes the right way

Sealing up packing boxes may seem like a no-brainer but a properly taped box could save you from a disastrous removal experience. Rule one of moving house is to make sure everything that is in a packing box stays there until the box reaches its destination. We'll show you how to seal packing boxes the correct way.   Read More . . .

10 surprising storage hacks you've probably not considered

Tuesday, May 09, 2017
10 surprising storage hacks you've probably not considered

From preventing staining to packing box labelling and self storage unit access, we've got all the ideas you might not have considered when putting your gear in storage.   Read More . . .

5 reasons you need a storage unit for your motorbike

Thursday, February 02, 2017
5 reasons you need a storage unit for your motorbike

Motorbike owners all have one thing in common. No, it's not that they're all a little bit nuts, although many do fit into this one. To own a motorbike is to love your motorbike.
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Signs you might need some extra storage space

Monday, January 30, 2017
Signs you might need some extra storage space

Most of us have areas of our home where stuff accumulates. Some of us struggle to have an area in our homes where stuff does not accumulate. Here are a few tell-tale indications you could do with some more storage space.   Read More . . .