Box Clever: Making Sure Your Sofa Survives Its Time In A Storage Unit

Whether you're moving house, storing recently purchased furniture or have another reason to place your sofa in storage, making sure your prized settee will survive its time in the unit is paramount. While any self storage facility worth mentioning will be equipped with the safety and security equipment required to keep your furnishings safe from thieves, sofas can still suffer if you don't take a few simple precautions before locking your sofa away. [Read More]

How the Konmari method can make moving out easier

You've found a perfect new place, and you're ready to contact a removal service. You take a look around and start thinking about how to pack your stuff…but have you thought that you don't need to take everything with you? Moving out is a fresh start and a perfect occasion to let go of things, and letting go is easier with the Konmari method. Now that you're moving, it's the right time to sort, donate and toss. [Read More]

How to Compare Moving Quotes When Choosing a Removal Company

Moving house can be an expensive task, especially if you have to hire a removals company for the job. When it comes to hiring a removal company, many people assume that all companies are the same. However, this is not always the case. Removal companies vary significantly in their services and prices. Getting quotes from various companies can help you get the best company for your moving needs and possibly end up with considerable savings. [Read More]

How to Prepare a Vintage Tea Set For Storage

If you are placing your belongings into storage and you are the owner of a vintage tea set, you will want to ensure that it is kept as safe as possible. Below is a guide to how to pack a vintage tea set for storage. Wrap the tea set The first step is preparing the different components of your tea set. You should use packing paper to fill in any hollow spaces within the teapots and teacups. [Read More]