Best Ideas For Unwanted Christmas Gifts

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Every year we face the same problem of unwanted Christmas gifts. Many presents are just right but others are often only used once, or sometimes not at all. Items like jumpers, socks, books, games and food items are high on the ‘get-rid-of’ list. Thousands of presents are soon likely to see the inside of a bin but what are your options? We take a look at our top 5 best ideas to deal with your unwanted Christmas gifts. Continue reading

Checklist: Preparing for Self Storage

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Self storage is used for many reasons but it all comes down to being organised and prepared. Whether you’re moving home or office, downsizing or running a business that requires additional storage space, there are numerous things to consider. Effective decluttering, packing and transporting to keep valuables safe certainly come to mind.

As we all know, clearing everything you no longer need is a challenge in itself but it does get easier. From there it’s all about proper handling, transporting and packing which is where our checklist comes in. Continue reading

Self-Storage Trends For 2018

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Throughout history, the self-storage industry have had some challenges but in recent years, it’s mostly been re-invented. Self-storage trends play a continuous role year-on-year and 2018 is sitting pretty on the fairway. Right off the tee, it’s hard to argue the impact Millennials have had and how this will continue but what about urbanisation leading to smaller living spaces and the rising property prices?

Some attribute the positive growth to modern construction and design techniques while others focus more on technological advancements. Let’s take a look at the top 3 self-storage trends to watch for in 2018! Continue reading

New Year Traditions From Around The World

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As we approach New Year’s Eve, planning our parties and Auld Lang Synes to bring in 2018, we thought we’d take a look at some of the New Year traditions and celebrations from across the world. No business angle today, just a lighthearted piece wishing all our clients a Happy New Year.

Celebrating the dawn of a new year is something most cultures look forward to but not always how we’d expect. Some people throw bread, burn scarecrows while others Continue reading

Business Storage: Running A Business From Home

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The internet and digital connectivity make it so much easier for people to start up and run a business from home. In recent years, the remote workforce concept has grown considerably whether you’re working for someone in the comfort your own home or running your own home business. For some, this is a great solution while others might find the reality of working from home a daunting task.

Aspects such as business storage, financial aid, personal time management all come to mind as things to consider. What else do you need to ensure success? Continue reading