Archive for April, 2016

Storebox: The Essential Guide

Security is our biggest priority at Storebox, which we’re sure you’ll be glad to hear if you’ve decided to turn to us for self storage solutions. For this reason, accessing your self storage unit might be a little complicated the first time, but we’re sure you’ll soon get the hang of it! In your welcome pack, you will receive the following: PDF document outlining the steps to access your specific self storage unit Your self storage unit number The gate phone number for your self storage ... Read more

Life Hacks: Top Tips To Make Home Renovations A Breeze

As the weather is starting to perk up and the days are getting longer, many homeowners start to think about those pressing home improvement projects they’ve been putting off since last winter. Perhaps your kitchen is well overdue a facelift, or your flooring could do with a refresh. Whatever the size of your project, follow our top five tips for making the home improvements process a breeze: Establish a realistic timescale Plans and timelines are often made with the assumption that the world ... Read more

The Storebox Guide to Working From Home

The UK is home to an incredible number of startups, which means more and more people are setting up small businesses from their kitchen tables. Coupled with the rising number of people taking advantage of flexible working policies, the result is a lot of people now calling their home an office. Working from home is fraught with pitfalls, with the distractions of everyday life all around you. Without proper preparation, a few small distractions can become an incredible drain on productivity, and ultimately your business. ... Read more

More Than Just Self Storage Solutions: Theatre and Shipping Containers

Image by BreeAnne Clowdus We’re delighted to see that shipping containers are enjoying a moment in the limelight as more than just self storage solutions. They’re cropping up in every imaginable form, from student housing to floating farms. If you visit Shoreditch in London, you’ll likely come across the Boxpark pop-up shopping centre, home to independent sellers and street food vendors. Our neighbours, The Lowry, are at it too, as they incorporated two shipping containers into the design of their Pier Eight ... Read more
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Small

Small

5ft (1.52m) x 8ft (2,4m) = 40 sq. ft. (3.72 m2)

What’s Suitable?

Contents of a small garden shed
Contents of a spare room
Transit van load


Note: Images are for illustrative purposes only. Exact dimensions may vary. Please contact us for details.

Medium

Medium

8ft (2.45m) x 10ft (3.05m) = 80 sq. ft (7.4m2)

What’s Suitable?

Contents of an average one bedroom house
Three Transit van loads


Note: Images are for illustrative purposes only. Exact dimensions may vary. Please contact us for details.

Large

Large

8ft (2.45m) x 20ft (6.1m) = 160 sq ft (14.8m2)

What’s Suitable?

Contents of a four bedroom house
Six Transit van loads


Note: Images are for illustrative purposes only. Exact dimensions may vary. Please contact us for details.