Storing Paper Records Effectively

storing paper

The importance of storing paper efficiently is essential. Not just as a business looking to store financial and client documentation but also for personal reasons.  You may have valuable family documents, birth certificates, academic qualifications and other sensitive material. What do you do with all your important files? What is the best way to archive paper records? Continue reading

Space Centre Self Storage Virtual Tour

Space Centre Self Storage

We are always open to those who would like to view our storage units but we know it’s not always possible. This is especially the case if you’re still in the moving process and too far away for an on-site visit.

You shouldn’t miss out just because you can’t see it for yourself. Why not take a look at the virtual tour of our premises so you know exactly what you’re getting. Whether you’re on a mobile device or on your desktop, we’d like to say “Welcome to Space Centre Self Storage!” Continue reading

Benefits of Business Storage

How Business Storage Can Help You

If you’re starting a new business, finding the right location is one of the most important factors to consider. Same can be said for your business storage needs, striving to minimise cost and maximise profit by choosing the right storage solutions for your business type.

What if you have an existing business and are expanding? What if you hired more staff, have a bigger fleet of vehicles or more products in your portfolio? Space can become a major issue for effective business storage but there is something you can do … Continue reading

How cheap self storage can turn out to be expensive

indoor self storage unitsWe all like a good bargain from time to time and can sometimes get quite excited when we see something we want at a surprisingly low price. Sometimes we get lucky but often there’s some sort of problem or catch. When it comes to self storage, there’s not necessarily always a catch; often it’s just an omission of some of the finer details in those ‘cheap self storage’ ads.

Offer adverts are often the same. Various offers scream out from the headlines; 8 weeks for the price of 4 or 50% off for the first 6 weeks are common examples. But often they don’t reveal the potential for costs to be incurred if you change your mind part way through an offer period or exactly what’s included. Continue reading

Does a growing business mean a need for bigger premises?

growing business laptop tableBusiness is good, products or services are selling and you may even be considering taking on a staff member or two. But at the moment you’re working from your kitchen table at home. So, what do you do? Take on business premises with all those overheads? See if your new staff member is happy to work from your kitchen table too? You need more stock and the paperwork is piling up – where is it all going to go?

Whether you’re a new start up or an existing business with business premises, if you’re a growing business you’ll have to come up with some answers to these questions at some point and there is no right or wrong answer; it will depend on the type of business you have and your business model. You will need to decide which is the best way forward for you. If you’re not sure of the best way to manage your growing business, there’s lots of help out there, both free and paid for. Continue reading