Student Storage Advice

Student StorageStudent Storage – Saving Space the Right Way

I think most parents will agree that student storage is certainly a topic for endless discussions. Well, it’s almost that time of year again when many terms end around May or June and the kids will arrive home with everything but the kitchen sink – or maybe they’ll bring that along too.

The thing is, do they really need to bring everything back? Maybe they don’t feel comfortable leaving their valuables unattended for 3 months. As a parent, what do you do? You could buy a bigger house or simply Continue reading

Bike Storage

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It certainly seems that cycling has become more popular over the last few years as more people are buying and riding expensive bikes, but do they really know how important bike storage is?

Your bike is a valuable item and needs to be properly stored and looked after whether at home, work, gym, going to the grocery store or stopping off for a quick latte. Always remember these golden rules for effective bike storage: Continue reading

It’s time to dust off that garden furniture

garden furnitureAccording to NASA April was the warmest April on record across the globe and whilst that hasn’t meant scorching temperatures for us, we have had a few sunny days. Hopefully there are plenty more to come, so if you weren’t tempted to rush into action and get your garden furniture out of it’s winter storage during those few warm days, it’s probably time to think about it now.

For those of you who were super efficient and cleaned and stored everything away at the end of the last summer season, it’ll be an easy job. Get the furniture out of the shed, garage or storage unit or from under the covers, give it a quick wipe down and you’re ready to go. Continue reading

10 reasons why people use self storage

self storage unitsMore and more people are using self storage units for more and more reasons. Some are outgrowing their space, others want to store things and there are increasing numbers of small businesses being set up with people working from home.

Whatever the reason, increasing numbers of people are turning to self storage to provide the extra space they need. At minimal cost compared to other options, it keeps their belongings safe and secure and gives them peace of mind. Continue reading

SIX garage storage solutions

garage storage household itemsIf your garage has become overcrowded and space is at a premium, why not de-clutter and look for some handy garage storage solutions.

With a little effort and a lot of organisation, you can not only clear your garage but you can sort out suitable storage options.

Do this job properly and you’ll have space for all your tools, gardening equipment, bikes, sports gear and maybe even your car too!

Remember, your garage is not a dumping ground and like any other room in your house, will benefit from a little care and attention.

Here are SIX useful tips to help with your garage storage.

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