Happy Self Storage Christmas

Posted on October 24, 2011

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Now that Christmas is fast approaching, it’s great to know that storage in Warwickshire can help local businesses maximise their festive sales. Here’s how: 1. Take advantage of bulk discounts The more you buy the cheaper it gets but storage can be an issue: either you don’t have enough space or it’s not cost-effective to rent extra. Using storage units in Warwickshire solves this problem. They are available for short-term periods so you only need

Why Self Storage means Business

Posted on September 13, 2011

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It’s a difficult time for local businesses with lower demand, higher material costs and increased transport and energy costs. Maximising opportunities is essential for entrepreneurs, and self storage in Nuneaton and Warwickshire can help local businesses gain a competitive advantage. Here are just some ways: MINIMISE STORAGE COSTS Long term rental of warehousing and lock-ups only makes sense if they are used to their maximum capacity but that is rarely the case. It makes better

A Checklist for your self storage needs

Posted on September 13, 2011

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Not all self-storage companies are the same. Not only does the type of storage vary from company to company but their terms vary too – minimum leases, access to units, deposits required and notice to be given to vacate are just some of the elements that can change from place to place. And, of course, the amount you pay also varies from firm to firm. If you are looking for storage in Warwickshire and Birmingham
Here’s a daily exercise for anybody who works in an office or studio: take a look around you. Do you see clean, clear spaces with everything sorted and organised, leaving you with a calm environment in which to maximise your productivity? Repeat this exercise daily. If your workplace is like the majority of offices in Warwickshire and the West Midlands you’re working environment will probably far from an oasis of calm. Businesses find increasing demands
House prices in the region continue to decline and there is fairly pessimistic talk about a further decline in both prices and sales levels throughout the rest of 2011. However, there are some steps to take to help you get the best out of the property market – for buyers and sellers. It might not be obvious to homeowners in the Midlands but taking advantage of storage facilities around the West Midlands and Warwickshire can

When renting really does make sense

Posted on July 11, 2011

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There has been a lot of debate recently about the cost of buying a home versus the costs of renting. Property website Zoomla reckons it is now about 10% cheaper to buy than rent and that gap is growing. Despite this, there 1 million more people renting today than six years ago. There are lots of reasons why but it all points to fantastic growth in the rental market. Of course, as most things property
Remember the day you first viewed your house? As well as spacious rooms, lovely gardens and a great location, one of the features that sold it to you may have been the garage. Fast forward a short time, chances are that garage is now no more than another storage room, piled high with stuff you’ve forgotten you ever had and certainly too full for the one thing it was meant for – the car! The
They say moving house is a stressful as divorce – and probably takes twice as long. However, this doesn’t have to be the case. Anything that takes time and planning, and has elements that one cannot control is perhaps almost bound to be stressful, but a dose of realism, some planning and a little PMA [positive mental attitude] can go a long way when moving home. 1. Be realistic Work on the basis that things

Back from Uni… and into storage?

Posted on July 11, 2011

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Whilst every parent loves their children dearly, sometimes the thought of them returning from university for the summer can raise a few issues. As well as the extra food and laundry, most students will bring the contents of their ‘digs’ with them as they move from between university years. Whereas they left home with a suitcase, a laptop and a George Foreman grill they seem to return with a half the contents of the IKEA

5 Great Reasons for going Self Storage

Posted on May 13, 2011

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There are probably as many reasons for using self-storage as there are self-storage facilities, but below are some of the most popular: 1.    Renting is cheaper than… renting Even in straightened times, commercial rents are high – particularly the closer to City and town centres the premises are located. Self-storage is much cheaper to rent per square foot so it makes sense store as much as possible. Archived material, marketing material and stationery supplies, temporarily

Start your spring clean with a declutter

Posted on May 13, 2011

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Most people would admit to owning and keeping lots of unwanted items that end up taking up valuable space in their homes. Before your spring clean have a spring clear-out and get those unwanted items out of the house once and for all. Follow our 6 point plan to minimise the disruption and maximise the effectiveness: 1.    Make a date Set a date to start and stick to it. Check the weather forecast – a
Shifting from one location to another might give you a headache. However, there are many movers and packers that offer self-storage facilities and take care of your need for storage units. Before using the units for self-storage, do keep in mind the following useful tips that will ensure that your valuables and family heirloom are kept safely: Plan the way you wish to use the self-storage units. Proper planning will make your self-storage efficient and