Archive for September, 2016

Valuable Furniture Storage Tips and Tricks

Ensuring that furniture stays in peak condition does take some work. But with these common-sense steps, you can protect any furniture piece, not just the valuable ones. From family heirlooms, lamps and vintage pottery, here is what you need to consider when thinking of ways to store your valuables. What do I need to do first? Clean Before you even think about moving your items, it is important to not store them away if they are already dirty. Over time, your pieces may ... Read more

The Most Unusual Designs Using Storage Units

These days, a storage unit can be used in so many more ways than just its original purpose, with one of its latest functions being architecture. From offices to coffee shops, residencies to mini theatres, there are some incredible buildings out there. Some have simply used the concept of storage units in their design, whereas some have upcycled storage units and incorporated them into their structure. We’ve put together a list of 4 of our favourite ways in which storage units have ... Read more

Moving to University: Packing Guide

  Moving to university can be an added stress to the new school year. When you are first planning on making that big leap and moving away from home for the very first time, it can be difficult to know what to take with you.  If you've never lived away from home before, it can be difficult to know exactly what to take or buy for your new halls of residence. So whether you are moving to the University of Cambridge, Manchester Met or Kings ... 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.