Self Storage Blog

Storage solutions for mobile businesses

Tuesday, April 26, 2016
Storage solutions for mobile businesses

Competition for the consumer dollar is as fierce as ever in today's business market. Coming up with a unique point of difference for a business has brought about many new and interesting ways of attracting customers. Trading online or reaching potential customers through the web is a very popular choice. Another point of difference local businesses and their clients are taking advantage of is mobile. Not mobile as in mobile phone, but mobile as in 'We come to you'.   Read More . . .

Things to consider before you buy packing boxes

Thursday, April 14, 2016
Things to consider before you buy packing boxes

How many boxes to buy? What size packing boxes do I need? How many of each size box? How much tape? Do I need a packing tape dispenser or are those things just a gimmick?   Read More . . .

Top tips on storing your hobby supplies or collectables

Tuesday, April 12, 2016
Top tips on storing your hobby supplies or collectables

Work-life balance. Some of us have it, most of us don't, many of us strive to achieve it, health guru's and life coaches tell us we need it to feel fulfilled. Experts agree that having an interest outside of work is great for our mental health as well as making us well-rounded human beings.   Read More . . .

Great storage deal

Thursday, April 07, 2016
Great storage deal

Have you heard about our great upper- level opening deal? To celebrate the completion of our brand new upper-level storage units we are offering 20% off for the first 6 months rent of a limited number of units. This great special is available for a limited time only so get in quick to score a storage bargain.   Read More . . .

How to survive a kitchen renovation

Friday, March 04, 2016
How to survive a kitchen renovation

Surviving a kitchen renovation takes organisation and planning. In the early stages, it's easy to get caught up with all the decisions involving cabinet colours, benchtop materials, tiles, lights, appliances etc, etc. The list is almost endless. By the time the task of clearing out the kitchen comes around you can be forgiven for experiencing some organisational burnout.   Read More . . .

It's a good idea to take out storage insurance. Here's why.

Thursday, February 18, 2016
It's a good idea to take out storage insurance. Here's why.

Just like home and contents insurance, storage insurance is designed to protect your possessions while they're in storage. Your first thought may be, "Protect them from what?" The storage unit is in a cement building with a metal door, what could happen to it? The short answer is many things.   Read More . . .

Why use a storage unit?

Tuesday, February 02, 2016
Why use a storage unit?

There are so many different reasons our customers use our storage facilities, many of them may surprise you.   Read More . . .

Why use off-site document storage?

Wednesday, January 20, 2016
Why use off-site document storage?

Despite advances in technology, eco-friendly business practices, and cost considerations many businesses still need to rely on paper documents and records to some extent. Records management and document retention requirements can vary substantially from industry to industry. Unfortunately, for some businesses, this means keeping bulky files for more than 10 years.   Read More . . .

How to pack for moving - Packing tips

Thursday, January 14, 2016
How to pack for moving - Packing tips

Whether you're moving across the country or just across Perth packing up your home and all your belongings can be a huge job. It always takes much longer than you think and there is almost always bits that just don't seem to fit anywhere. The team at Osborne Park Self Storage often see examples of how not to pack. Broken glassware, collapsed boxes, lost items, and leaky bottles, it's never a pretty sight.   Read More . . .

Selling your House? Declutter it first!

Tuesday, November 17, 2015
Selling your House? Declutter it first!

When selling a house, all Real Estate Agents will recommend that you declutter your house. A cluttered house can turn off a potential buyer and prevent them from seeing the real potential of a house. There are 2 main reasons for decluttering your house.   Read More . . .