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

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New Year, New Focus

New Year, New Focus

We all make resolutions at the start of a new year. But let’s be honest, for most of us, our resolutions last for only a very short time. To increase your chances to succeed, find measurable and achievable goals rather than planning big projects. Write your objectives […]

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Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!

As another year comes to an end, we wanted to take a moment to wish you a great 2019! We’ll be back soon with another new blog post. If you’re interested in reading more posts from Shurgard, bookmark this page so you can easily check it again […]

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5 great hiding spots for Christmas Presents!

5 great hiding spots for Christmas Presents!

Christmas presents are such a temptation! Some members of the household – not just the younger ones – can’t help themselves. They like to sneak in and take a peek at what’s going to be under the tree for them on the big day. Keeping the gifts […]

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Creating space for Christmas

Creating space for Christmas

Christmas is fast approaching and over the next two weeks, most of us will be transforming their homes for the festive season. However, once all presents are bought and the final headcount for Christmas dinner is taken, panic might set in as to where everything and everyone […]

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Cool Christmas trees for small homes

Cool Christmas trees for small homes

Tis the season to be jolly! If you love Christmas, you probably also love the scent of a real Christmas tree. But living in the centre of a big city usually means you don’t have the space at home to fit a traditional tree. But don’t be […]

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How to prepare for Black Friday

How to prepare for Black Friday

The crowd, the budget, the stress … all coming at you like high waves on Black Friday. In this blog post we give you essential tips to help you survive one of the most hectic shopping days of the year. 1. Plan a budget Before you even […]

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Why do we feel proud when we’ve created something ourselves?

Why do we feel proud when we’ve created something ourselves?

You’ve created your own pallet chair or designed a fabulous new coat rack. Once you’ve finished, you can’t wait to show your DIY project to the world. You are as proud as a peacock. But why exactly do we feel proud when we’ve created something with our […]

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How to create your own Jack-O-Lantern

How to create your own Jack-O-Lantern

Halloween is nearing! But not without your own unique Jack-O-Lantern. This carved pumpkin with candle is one of the most important pieces of Halloween decoration. Want to create one yourself or put your children to work? It’s a piece of cake if you follow our step-by-step guide! […]

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Going on vacation? Don’t make it easy for burglars!

Going on vacation? Don’t make it easy for burglars!

Friends, family … so many people are preparing their suitcases and bags for a well-deserved vacation. Unfortunately summer vacation season is exactly the time “when burglars go to work”. After all, what better time to strike than when no one’s home? Don’t make it easy for them […]

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7 ways to get crafty with leftover wallpaper

7 ways to get crafty with leftover wallpaper

You have re-decorated your living room and you have some wallpaper leftover? No need to throw it in the bin, on the contrary! Geometric, floral or striped, here are some simple DIY ideas to re-use your wallpaper leftovers in some lovely home projects: 1. Frame it You […]

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