Boating Holiday Tips And Secure Storage

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Whether you’re thinking of living on a houseboat or going on holiday, you should always keep secure storage in mind. Packing for holiday is pretty simple when you are staying at a hotel or Airbnb but it’s more challenging for a boating holiday.

There is only so much storage space but how do you know what to pack? You should only focus on taking the essentials (and a bit more) which is often tricky in itself. So let’s have a look at this simple guide for a happy boating holiday and a few secure storage tips.

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Practical & Creative Bicycle Storage Solutions

If you live in a small house or flat, you know exactly what we’re referring to. Let’s be honest, bicycles are awkward to store and you need somewhere safe and secure. You need a space big enough where they won’t get damaged and somewhere they can be kept clean. Unless you’ve decluttered, don’t just throw them into the shed or garage as it may already be full of other stuff. You also don’t want to risk driving over your bicycle’s wheels if it’s just lying on the garage floor.

Whether you need to make space at home or find another way, there are several things you could consider. Here are some safe and suitable bicycle storage tips for everyone. 

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Extended Holidays And Secure Self Storage

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Increasingly, more people are going away for extended holidays but what about all the important belongings? Unless you can ask friends or family to look after your house or check in from time to time, secure self storage may be the best option.

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Car Storage Preparation Tips

Car storage is an interesting topic of conversation especially for those who collect and restore classic cars. For the most part, people drive these collector’s items only a few times each year, especially in summer, and require a safe and convenient location. On the other hand, many people also store their cars when going away on holiday or extended business trips.

Besides your house, your car is likely the next most expensive asset and needs to be looked after properly. If you barely drive your car, why risk leaving it parked in the driveway or on the street? Not only does it tempt would-be car thieves but it also leaves your car exposed to the elements. In this article, we take a look at the benefits of car storage and how to prepare your car.

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How Secure Self Storage Can Help Following Bereavement

We may not like talking about it but the sad fact is that many people will inherit a home with everything in it following the death of family member. You may be lucky enough to be able to hold on to the house and contents, but for many, distributing the inheritance or paying costs means the house will need to be sold. After a family bereavement, secure storage may not be high priority but what do you do with the contents?

Following a bereavement, there is often outstanding debt, inheritance tax or other bills to pay. Some of the belongings in the house may be valuable and could help financially but others will have sentimental value. Don’t add to the traumatic experience by using a house clearance company just yet; opt for secure self storage instead. Whilst selling the house might be challenging, parting with a loved one’s belongings can be an emotional experience. So why not do it right?

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