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

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 …

How Removalists Ensure the Safety of Stored Household Possessions

3 September 2015
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Deciding how to safely store household possessions yourself before eventually moving them from one location to another can be rather nerve-racking. That's why you need someone who has hand-on skills and experience to do the job for you. For removalists such as Melbourne Supercheap Removalists, keeping the items entrusted to them safe is of utmost priority. Here are some essential features attributed to their storage services that will ensure all your possessions stay safe for as long as you need. Read More …

Self Storage | 4 Simple Steps For Placing Blankets in Long-Term Storage

25 August 2015
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Preparing blankets for long-term self-storage may seem simple enough, but it requires careful planning to get the job done properly. Blankets need special care to retain their immaculate condition in storage units. Whether you are moving away for a few months or undertaking a major home renovation, follow these simple steps for placing blankets in self-storage units.            Wash and Fold Blankets Neatly Before placing your blankets in the self-storage unit, you'll want to clean them and fold them neatly. Read More …

Internal Security: How to Secure the Inside of Your Storage Unit

21 August 2015
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There are countless articles online about securing your storage locker, but most of these articles focus on keeping thieves out of your locker. What if you have done everything, from choosing a facility with 24/7 guards to adding additional locks to your unit, but the thieves still get in? Unfortunately, you have to think of that threat, but luckily, there are things you can do to protect your valuables in the event that a thief gets into your unit. 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.