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

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How To Store a Fridge in 10 Easy Steps

How To Store a Fridge in 10 Easy Steps

If you need to store a fridge or freezer during a house move or you’ve found yourself with a spare one after moving in with your other half, make sure you store it properly. Fridges are important pieces of equipment – keeping food safe to eat and […]

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New Year, New Entrance Hall

New Year, New Entrance Hall

The entrance hall is the first thing people see when they come to visit, and the last when they leave. So let’s take a purpose orientated look at what a well-appointed hallway needs to have and how to balance that. Here are some thoughts on how to […]

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The Rise of Home Workers

The Rise of Home Workers

The new year is here, and that means many of us might have written down endless lists of New Year Resolutions in an attempt to lose weight, travel more, or start sporting. But perhaps the best-laid plans are professional or financial – especially when you’re talking about […]

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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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How to Pack Your Mattress and Bedding

How to Pack Your Mattress and Bedding

We all need our beauty sleep! After a day moving to a new house you’ll definitely need some – and there’s nothing better than curling up into your own bed, right? So, whether you’re just moving your bed between houses, or it is going into to storage […]

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How to Pack your Television for Moving – Do’s & Don’ts

How to Pack your Television for Moving – Do’s & Don’ts

The TV has probably been your entertainment during endless hours of packing up your house. Consequently, the TV is usually one of the last things to get packed up. But – don’t rush this part! TVs are expensive, heavy, fragile and easily scratched and broken. You need […]

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Moving house – expert advice to pack your plates

Moving house – expert advice to pack your plates

A set of plates called ‘Famous Ladies’ by Bell and Grant was recently valued at a cool £1 million. Now, that’s a plate you don’t want to break during a house move! Ok, my set is Ikea, so cost is not such a concern – but I […]

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