Ideas and Inspirations from the storage experts to improve your living space

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Paul’s story: how to paint your home in a stress-free way?

Paul’s story: how to paint your home in a stress-free way?

Painting your home can be a huge project that requires quite some organising. Keeping your belongings free from paint, moving furniture out of the way … maybe you have even considered renting a storage unit? Paul did and hasn’t regretted a single moment. You’d be surprised how […]

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Raphaël’s story: where can you store your paintings or artwork?

Raphaël’s story: where can you store your paintings or artwork?

There are many reasons why moving into a smaller home makes sense. Raphaël took the decision to downsize and found a safe and secure storage solution for his artwork. Read on and find out why Raphaël is storing his paintings at Shurgard. Who? Raphaël is a young […]

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Christiane’s story: where to store a loved one’s belongings?

Christiane’s story: where to store a loved one’s belongings?

When you are going through life’s ups and downs, you’d be surprised how much self-storage can help. Meet Christiane and her family and find out why she stores her belongings at Shurgard. WHO? Christiane is a mum and a former teacher. She used to live with her […]

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Hannes’ story: where can you safely store your equipment?

Hannes’ story: where can you safely store your equipment?

Self-storage can help in so many situations, also when you are running a company. This is the case for light and sound engineer Hannes. Here is what he says about renting a storage unit: WHO? As a kid, Hannes was fascinated by light, sounds and show effects. […]

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Claudio’s story: what to do when you’re in between houses?

Claudio’s story: what to do when you’re in between houses?

There are so many situations in which self-storage can come in handy. Want to know more? Read on! Over the next five weeks, some of our customers will be sharing their personal storage experiences with us. Who? Our first customer is Claudio. He is the lead singer […]

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2018 – setting the right goals

2018 – setting the right goals

Every new year is a fresh start, a time to improve the state of your body and mind. So this year, revitalise your mind and body with some lifestyle changes and most importantly, enjoy life. BODY – losing weight After a week of drinking champagne and slipping […]

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How to beat the stress of Christmas shopping?

How to beat the stress of Christmas shopping?

Christmas is on the way! It’s a time of joy, but the shopping part can be stressful when you leave it till last minute. The crowd, the ideas, the budget, the time… all coming at you like high waves. So how do you handle the stress of […]

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Counting down till Black Friday

Counting down till Black Friday

BLACK FRIDAY – the largest shopping day in the run-up to Christmas – is approaching. Prepare yourself to get your hands on the best bargains! Black Friday history Nowadays Black Friday – as a way to kick off Christmas shopping – is the biggest spending day in […]

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5 tips to get your kids to bed

5 tips to get your kids to bed

Is putting your child to bed a struggle every night or does it go quite smoothly? Some kids simply don’t like to go to sleep, whereas as a baby, that was all they ever did. Nearly every parent has to deal with the difficulty of putting a […]

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What to do with your parents’ beloved china?

What to do with your parents’ beloved china?

As baby boomers grow older, we are shifting towards an older population. According to the Office for National Statistics, more than half a million people aged 90 or older are living in the UK. But when a whole generation is gradually downsizing from a properly furnished, middle-class […]

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