Mark Dangerfield

About Mark Dangerfield

Mark started his career in precision engineering before establishing Space Centre Self Storage in 1995 with his father Paul. The company started in Stroud with just a handful of storage units and has now expanded to include three branches and over 800 individual units in Gloucestershire & North Bristol. Mark's great grandfather started a Stroud based removal company J H Dangerfield & Son in 1900, and the family have been in the industry ever since. With storage facilities in Gloucester, Stroud and Bristol, Mark has a wealth of experience and is passionate about providing local affordable, quality self storage

Storing Clothes The Right Way

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Winter has gone (or so it appears) and we’re all hoping for some warmer weather. With that comes storing clothes which can be more challenging for some than for others. If your wardrobe and chest of drawers are stuffed with winter woollies, perhaps it’s time for a clear out.

For some, storing clothes for all seasons is not a problem especially if they have additional wardrobe space. They simply move their summer clothes to the front while relegating the winter woollies to the back. Unfortunately, not everyone has that luxury and you need to get creative with storage ideas.

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Garden Furniture Storage: Prepping For Summer

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Where has the year gone as it’s at that time again where we talk about garden furniture storage and preparation! We had a great Easter weekend with lovely sunshine and everyone is hoping for a good long summer. Now is the time to get the dusty garden furniture out of storage, the shed or garage and getting it ready.

If you read some of our earlier blogs and prepared everything properly for storage, it should really only be a case of getting it all out and dusting it off. However, if you didn’t, you may need to put in a bit more effort cleaning and restoring where needed. In this article, we share some handy tips on making sure everything is ready for the season.

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Affordable Student Storage Units

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Most universities in the UK are winding down in May with many students going back home for the summer. This time of year signals a mass exodus of students all over the country looking for safe and affordable student storage solutions.

As many students will confirm, summer plans are often somewhat unpredictable in many different ways. Some may get part-time jobs while others will spend their summer with the family which also means taking all of their stuff. The question is, what to do with all your belongings?

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Things To Consider When Moving Home

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For anyone looking to buy or rent a property, there are many things to consider when moving home. Besides the property itself, you need to decide on the area you’d like to move to. This could be the most important decision you will make as getting it wrong will have consequences. Without doing the necessary research when moving home will not only cause unhappiness in the family unhappy but you also face the costs of moving again.

Moving home involves many different steps and there are so much to consider before signing on the dotted line. What are the local schools and health services like? How long will my commute be to work? Is there good public transport? Are there good childcare facilities nearby and what about gyms and sports clubs? To help you through this, we’ve compiled a handy guide that explains all you need to know.

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Moving House Tips: Home Improvements Before Selling

Are you thinking about moving? Is your home in tip top shape to get the most value? While some home improvements can be rather costly, there are many DIY projects you can do. These quick and easy moving house tips won’t cost the earth or take months to complete. Even if you’re not currently selling, making these inexpensive changes will make you enjoy your home more.

From decluttering and painting to getting rid of old, outdated fixtures and furniture are just the beginning. Our moving house tips will help make your home more modern and organised while adding value when you do sell. You can also create visions of space using some of our handy storage ideas.

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