Self Storage Blog

How to protect your furniture during a renovation

Wednesday, July 13, 2016
How to protect your furniture during a renovation

Whether you're renovating the kitchen and bathroom, adding an extra room or two, or repainting your whole house, living in your home during a renovation can be a serious challenge. There is so much to think about it's easy to get overwhelmed.  But it is important to consider the basics such as what to do with all your stuff. Protecting your furniture from the rigors of a renovation is essential if you want to avoid a costly cleanup and repair bill when it's all over. There are several ways you can ensure your furnishings are cared for while the reno chaos ensues.   Read More . . .

8 self storage myths we hear all the time

Wednesday, June 29, 2016
8 self storage myths we hear all the time

Every industry has its share of common misconceptions or false facts. Apparently, plumbers suffer from permanent wardrobe malfunction issues, car salesmen can't be trusted and road workers just stand around all day leaning on shovels. The self storage industry is also riddled with untruths which can seriously confuse anyone wanting to take advantage of this great resource.    Read More . . .

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 . . .

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 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 . . .

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 . . .

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 . . .