How To Pack Your Self Storage Unit

packing a self storage unit

Packing your self storage unit is not a complicated process but it does require some careful thought and planning. At the end of the day, you want to fully optimise the storage space you’re essentially paying for. People often think they need more space than they actually do and therein lies the problem. One should never base storage requirements on how much you can squeeze into a room or garage. It’s always best to ask the professionals to help find a storage solution that suits your needs.

Poorly organised storage units can be hazardous in so many ways. Boxes stacked incorrectly and too high could easily topple over damaging goods or, even worse, cause Continue reading

Stroud Storage Facility Expansion On Track For Late Spring

Stroud Storage

The UK self storage industry is flourishing and in keeping with demand, we’re expanding our Stroud storage facility. It really takes us back to when we first opened in 1995. We started out with just 20 storage units where we now have over 300. It shows just how far Space Centre Self Storage has come and we have all of you to thank for that. Continue reading

Self-Storage Trends For 2018

self-storage trends

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

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

Secure Storage for Boaters


Now that the weather is improving, everyone is raring to get out onto the water. For the permanent boat residents, it must be particularly exciting to finally untie the mooring lines and get the motor running.

Regular maintenance is of the utmost importance for boat owners, especially after winter. Check out these helpful tips to ensure your boat is ready for the season.

If you are renting a boat, make sure you choose wisely. The last thing you need is Continue reading