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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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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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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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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 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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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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Tyre Storage – How to Store Tyres after Season

Tyre Storage – How to Store Tyres after Season

Summer and winter tyres offer the safest driving conditions for you, as well as the optimal performance for your car. No question about that. The question is, however, what do you do with the spare set? To start – they are big and bulky. Who’s got spare […]

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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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