Self Storage Blog

Storage tips on a budget

Wednesday, June 22, 2016
Storage tips on a budget

No one wants to spend more on storage than they really need to. Knowing how to make the most of your self storage unit can keep costs within budget and ensure your money is going to good use.   Read More . . .

Preparing your car for long term storage

Tuesday, June 14, 2016
Preparing your car for long term storage

Getting your vehicle ready for long term storage involves more than just finding somewhere handy to keep the key. Carrying out some simple prep could be the difference between turning the ignition over and driving out at the end of the storage, and a costly repair bill to get the car back on the road.   Read More . . .

14 ways to stay sane when packing with kids

Wednesday, June 08, 2016
14 ways to stay sane when packing with kids

Wow, have your anxiety levels just kicked it up a notch after reading that heading? Ours did. Anyone who has ever moved house with kids in tow knows it can be a very trying experience. Just discussing the topic with friends and family will bring out tales of nightmare tantrums, lost sleep and chaos, and that's just the adults. However, moving house with kids doesn't have to end up as a horror story. We've put together a list of ideas to make your packing and moving experience run as smoothly as possible.   Read More . . .

Brilliant hacks for storing furniture in storage units

Monday, June 06, 2016
Brilliant hacks for storing furniture in storage units

Preparation, protection, and smart packing are the keys to great furniture storage. Ideally, you want your furniture to come out of storage in the same condition that it went in.   Read More . . .

8 ways to perfect your packing box labels

Wednesday, June 01, 2016
8 ways to perfect your packing box labels

Want to know the best way to label your moving boxes? Take a look at our 8 ways to perfect your packing box labels.   Read More . . .

8 Self Storage Tips

Friday, May 27, 2016
8 Self Storage Tips

8 great ideas for smart packing and storage preparation in one infographic.   Read More . . .

Self storage questions to ask

Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Self storage questions to ask

New to self storage? We've put together a list of points to consider and questions to ask when choosing a self storage facility to make sure you get the right unit for your needs.   Read More . . .

10 great reasons to declutter

Wednesday, May 11, 2016
10 great reasons to declutter

The saying goes 'One man's trash is another man's treasure'. That's all well and good, but what if your trash is masquerading as your treasure? Enter the decluttering craze. Until about 5 years ago we didn't know we were supposed to declutter. We just threw stuff out occasionally when we ran out of space or moved house. Sometimes we took the bits that were still fine but didn't fit down to Vinnies or the Salvos. Now decluttering is a million dollar business. There are TV shows, blogs, websites, books and whole companies all devoted to teaching us the fine art of decluttering.   Read More . . .

Preparing your caravan for long term storage

Monday, May 09, 2016
Preparing your caravan for long term storage

Before putting your caravan into long term storage, whether it's just for the winter or while you're out of town for a few months, it pays to make sure the van is in top condition and systems are safely shut down. Pre-storage is also a great time to ensure all the caravan repairs and maintenance are carried out so it's ready to hit the road when you need it next.   Read More . . .

Smart storage idea's for the long term traveller

Thursday, April 28, 2016
Smart storage idea's for the long term traveller

Hit the road, reach for the sky's or cruise the oceans, travel is a mind opening experience many of us love. Whether you're tripping around the country or around the world, there's always something new to see and learn.   Read More . . .