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If you want tips from a lifelong minimalist and reluctant owner of tons of stuff, this blog is for you. Please, explore and enjoy.

Is Self-Storage Right for You?

30 November 2016
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Self-storage is becoming increasingly popular with people from many different walks of life with an increase in storage-unit use among students, homeowners, business people and many more besides. Offering affordable, flexible, short- or long-term storage, self-storage units offer something for everyone, while the addition of removal services makes the transfer of belongings to self-storage easier than ever. But why do people use self-storage? And how do you know if it's the right choice for you? Read More …

Self Storage: How to Store Artwork

26 July 2016
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Artwork can have both monetary and sentimental value. For this reason, if you own artworks which you need to put into storage for a while, you may be wondering about how you can ensure that they come out of the unit in the same good condition they were in when they entered. Below are some tips to help you keep your artwork in top condition while it is being kept in a self-storage unit. Read More …

Moving a Long Distance: Transport Options for Your Pets

8 June 2016
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Moving to a new home requires a lot of organisation, and it becomes even more complicated if you're moving a long distance. When it comes to moving your pet over a long distance, there are a few things you need to be aware of. You need to ensure that your pet travels in comfort and safety, since they're a valuable member of your family. By Land Moving your pet by land is perhaps the option that is the least stressful for your pet. Read More …

4 Places to Store Your Holiday Decorations

22 December 2015
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When the holidays are over, it is time to start storing your decorations, but this can be tricky when you're running out of room at home. There may be some areas of your home you hadn't considered using for storage due to lack of space, while other options are outside of the home. Here are some places to store holiday decorations, including some details about what makes it each option a good choice. Read More …

Self Storage | 4 Winning Strategies To Pack Winter Blankets For Self Storage

11 November 2015
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If you're moving, renovating or simply looking for a space for your winter items, a self-storage facility like Melco Storage may be just what you're looking for. When packing your winter blankets for storage, you'll want to ensure that they are packed properly to preserve them flawlessly for the next winter onslaught. Here are some winning strategies to help you pack your winter blankets for the self-storage unit. Get Them Cleaned Read More …

About Me
Using Storage Strategically to Make Your House Feel Larger

Hi, my name is Kendall and welcome to my blog. I used to be a minimalist, and I still don't own much, but to let my children be true to who they are, I had to back down on my opinions and let them own stuff. However, the clutter drives me crazy. Because of that, I had to learn a bunch of storage tips. I use storage – both hired storage units and storage solutions in my own home – to make things feel more organised. By storing things discretely away, I also make the house feel larger. If you want tips from a lifelong minimalist and reluctant owner of tons of stuff, this blog is for you. Please, explore and enjoy.

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