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

Category: Organising

How to Organise A Bathroom

How to Organise A Bathroom

Bathrooms quickly get disorganised. Shampoo bottles cluttering up a shower. Sinks full of toothpaste and face wash. Hygiene and beauty regimes can use so many products, a bathroom can quickly become a cluttered mess. The good news? We’ve got some useful tips to help you transform your […]

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How Do I Organise A Kitchen?

How Do I Organise A Kitchen?

Good question! And one where I need the answer. I am extending my house and building a new kitchen. Starting with a blank canvas is so exciting and I’m looking forward to organising my new space in the optimal way. The kitchen is the most ‘used’ room […]

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How To Make A Small Room Look Bigger

How To Make A Small Room Look Bigger

I wish this room was bigger! It’s a common complaint, but there are a few clever tricks you can use to give the illusion of more space. Certain design concepts like colour techniques, furniture arranging, and smart lighting can help fool the eye. Here’s a round-up of […]

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How to feng shui your bedroom

How to feng shui your bedroom

In our previous blog post, we introduced five basic principles to apply the Chinese art of feng shui in your home. Ready to move onto the next chapter? Read on and find out how you can improve your sleep by incorporating feng shui elements in your bedroom. […]

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Our beginner’s guide to feng shui

Our beginner’s guide to feng shui

Feng shui is an ancient Chinese art based on Chi, a universal and positive energy. Literally feng means “wind” and shui means “water”, therefore feng shui is associated with good health and fortune. Feng shui has become a real hype and promises to bring more harmony into […]

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How to pack your china like a pro

How to pack your china like a pro

It is believed that breaking a mirror may bring you seven years of bad luck. But what about breaking your finest china or antique tea cups? Aside from the superstition part, remember that proper packing is essential to ensure your Villeroy & Boch’s collection survives for future […]

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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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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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