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House prices down but still better than last year

For the past few months there have been fewer enquiries for new mortgages from homebuyers and there has been a general slow down in the UK housing market. This has been confirmed by the latest figures from the Land Registry… Continue Reading →

Moving House The Green Way

Everyone and anyone has jumped on to the green band wagon, so why shouldn’t you? If you’re moving house and want to do so in as carbon friendly a way as possible – you can. On a day to day… Continue Reading →

Preparing Your Furniture For Self Storage

Whether you’ve got giant chunky furniture that won’t fit into your tiny ‘inbetween jobs’ apartment, or expensive pieces that you’re saving for your dream future home, there’s an abundance of people who have to opt for cheap self storage at… Continue Reading →

Move House Like A Professional

  Moving home is extremely stressful, which is why we’ve created this article to help you tackle it like a professional. Use our easy tips to help get you started. Moving home can be pretty stressful. In fact it’s up… Continue Reading →

Invest in Your Property By Clearing Out Your Home

Did you know that here in the UK we have the tiniest houses in Western Europe? With that in mind, it’s no surprise that more and more emphasis is now being placed on space within the home. Essentially, the more… Continue Reading →

Smarten Up Your Office Space

Have you found yourself getting repeatedly frustrated because you have to essentially ‘dig’ your computer out from the mound of paperwork lying on top of it? Do you look at your cluttered desk and instantly feel stressed? Not to worry,… Continue Reading →

Wrapping and Packing for Transit

If you’ve decided to use cheap self-storage to keep your items safe for a short or long period of time, you’ll want to know exactly how to keep them from harm while they are being moved between your home and… Continue Reading →

Why Are New Homes in the UK So Small?

  If you are thinking about moving house you may have been to view some new build homes – even if you have your heart set on a period home or country cottage, new builds are always very tempting. That… Continue Reading →

Use self storage to make moving house less stressful

Lets face it, moving house is incredibly stressful, in fact, it’s one of the most stressful things we do in our lives along with; having a baby, losing a job and planning a wedding. There’s a reason so many people… Continue Reading →

Moving Home on a budget: 5 important things to remember

The idea of moving home is nearly always exciting; you might be buying your very first apartment, upsizing to a dream family home of down-sizing to a brand new house to enjoy your retirement without the maintenance headaches of an… Continue Reading →

New Year – No Clutter

5 Easy Steps To A Clutter-Free Home If you have been thinking about ridding your home of clutter then now is the perfect time – make it your New Year’s resolution to declutter and you won’t regret it. But it… Continue Reading →

Self Storage is ecommerce friendly

Behind many of the cheap storage unit doors in London lie innovative and intelligent small businesses using self storage facilities to run their companies without many of the hefty overheads associated with office space and warehouse space.   Ecommerce is… Continue Reading →

Self Storage Can Make Moving House Less Stressful (and save you money)

We all know that moving house is extremely stressful, some say worse than being made redundant or getting divorced yet the housing market in the UK is currently being revitalised after a long recession and houses are selling much more… Continue Reading →

Take Control of Your Clutter

We all like to think we could lead a calmer, less stressful life if our homes and offices were less cluttered. And it’s true – if everything is stored neatly away and we only keep the things we really need… Continue Reading →

The Case for a Document Archiving Strategy

Every business, whatever it’s size and whatever it’s industry requires documentation of some form or another. This may predominantly be in electronic form, although there are still many tax and legal documents that are also required in paper form. But… Continue Reading →

Minimalism and Family Life

Moving home is the perfect time to re-evaluate how you live in your home and I have been thinking about becoming more minimalist. I’m not sure I could completely embrace minimalism but it seems like an ideal way to live… Continue Reading →

Share your moving house or decluttering tale

Are you about to move house or have you recently moved house? Have you successfully decluttered your home or are you a self-confessed hoarder? If you have a story to tell that might be of genuine interest to our readers… Continue Reading →

The Issue of Space in New Homes

The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) are again in the news today regarding their long-running campaign to highlight the lack of space in new homes being built in the UK. The RIBA/IPSOS Mori report entitled “The Way We Live Now: What People Need and Expect from their Homes” found that many new homes in the UK simply do not have enough storage space for the basic essentials of life, including food and household appliances. […]

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