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Student self-storage – Our student house moving quick guide

Student self-storage – Our student house moving quick guide

Being a student is hard work, but it’s also lots of fun. The typical life of the student involves a steady cycle of work and play, making it challenging and exhausting in equal measures. And to enjoy the best student life possible, it’s essential to have a […]

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How to Pack Up Books for Moving

How to Pack Up Books for Moving

Books are a fantastic way to escape or change your mood. They also feel great and look good. A book display can be as beautiful as a piece of art! So, when it comes to moving them, be sure to pack them with the love they deserve. We’ve […]

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How Self-Storage can help during an Office Move or Refurb

How Self-Storage can help during an Office Move or Refurb

People move offices for many reasons: cheaper rent, a more convenient location, a change of scenery, a desire to shift the office culture, or just because they can. Moving into a new office can offer your company the chance to start anew and push on with a […]

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Moving from Central London to the Suburbs

Moving from Central London to the Suburbs

When you’ve been in living in the heart of the action, moving to the ‘burbs is a big change – but it also means you’ll get a lot more space for money. The first thing to remember when moving further out is that living in the suburbs […]

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4 Steps to Store Furniture Like a Pro

4 Steps to Store Furniture Like a Pro

Sometimes your furniture needs a new home. Moving house, downsizing, or an expat assignment might mean temporary furniture storage. But whether you need a short-term or long-term solution, packing up your furniture correctly is essential to preserving its condition. Step 1. Clean it From your Florence Knoll […]

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The Slippery Slope to Ski Success

The Slippery Slope to Ski Success

We’ve had our share of snowflakes in the UK, but some countries are blessed with a long and lavish snow season. So for those who aren’t quite ready to say goodbye to winter, a ski holiday with family, friends or a partner is the ideal getaway. Whether […]

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Moving out for first time buyers

Moving out for first time buyers

Taking the plunge to buy your first house can be an overwhelming experience. The decision will impact your life significantly – both now and in the future. However finally going alone for the first time is also incredibly exciting. To help get you on that important property […]

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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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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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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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