Despite the easing of some lockdown rules, the ability to travel abroad this year remains uncertain. It seems we are in for another summer of staycations and that means more people will be looking for a safe place to keep their belongings. Whilst you can use the garage or ask a friend to store your valuables, renting a secure self storage unit is far more practical, affordable and simple.Continue reading
Household Storage When Selling Your Home
Selling your home isn’t always an easy process but being prepared certainly helps. We’ve put together a few useful tips on selling your home along with some simple household storage ideas.
First and foremost, you need to decide on an accurate and reasonable price. You need to look at similar properties sold in your area over the last 6-12 months and then Continue reading
There are many reasons for storing furniture and it seems most of us, at some point in our lives, run out of space; the spare room turns into a storage area, the garage has become an obstacle course and the garden shed is no longer just for the garden.
This could easily lead to damage and unnecessary repair costs later on but there is a simple solution though: your own self-storage unit.
Here are some common reasons for furniture storage:
- Unused furniture could be in your way
- You may have inherited valuable family heirlooms and have no space at home
- Moving house and you need a safe haven for your furniture
- You can’t seem to let go and want to keep your old furniture
- Redecorating your home – safely store everything until your house is ready
A good spruce up or some home improvements can give your home a new lease of life, but which ones are likely to add more value? You may not be intending to sell your home right now, but if you’re planning on some home improvements it’s always useful to know just how they’ll impact further down the line.
There are lots of things that might make your home look fresher and even increase saleability, but which ones exactly are going to add those all important £s to your property value?
Here are the top 5 things home improvements that should add value to your property.
Are you looking around your living room thinking it could do with a lick of paint? Perhaps you’ve got a room that was used as a dumping ground that you now want to use again or are simply bored with your current colour schemes.
Whilst many people wait until the spring time to think about sprucing things up or decorating, for some the dark wet winter evenings are the ideal time to get some sorting out done. After all, once the warmer, dryer weather comes around wouldn’t you rather be enjoying your time outside? Gardening or going for a good walk and watching things around spring back into life seems more inviting than climbing a ladder and painting the ceiling!
If you are one of those people who wants to tackle those decorating projects in the winter evenings here are some tips to help ensure things run smoothly. Continue reading