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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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How to paint like a pro – 10 tips for flawless results

How to paint like a pro – 10 tips for flawless results

Home improvement comes with a lot of expenses. This is why many of us choose to do as much as we can ourselves. Painting is one of those things we often opt for, and rightly so as it’s surely easier than installing your kitchen or laying the […]

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Storing Away Seasonal Clothes The Right Way

Storing Away Seasonal Clothes The Right Way

Summer means maxi dresses and sandals. Winter, unfortunately, doesn’t! For many months of the year you’ll be opting for warm and cosy instead of cool and floral. So, why keep out-of-season stuff cluttering up your wardrobe? Not the best use of space. Our advice? Reclaim your wardrobe […]

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Say Goodbye to Summer – Storing Your Holiday Stuff

Say Goodbye to Summer – Storing Your Holiday Stuff

Camping under the stars, lying on a lilo in the pool, snorkelling in the sea… fantastic holiday memories! But a right pain when the sleeping bags keep tumbling out of the wardrobe and you’re forever tripping on a face mask. We all know that decluttering creates calm […]

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What’s The Best Way to Pack Your Books and CDs?

What’s The Best Way to Pack Your Books and CDs?

‘I Want to Break Free’… and not to break the CD collection! From Adele to Queen, Austen to Zola – a music, book or film collection takes time to build. Each one representing a moment in time where you read it / saw it / listened to […]

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4 Essential Steps to Store Your Photos

4 Essential Steps to Store Your Photos

If I asked you how you store your photos nowadays – the answer is simple. On your phone or in the cloud. But what about physical photos? School portraits, photos of past family members, wedding albums, summer memories? Some can be put on display. The rest? Most […]

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How to Organise A Kid’s Room

How to Organise A Kid’s Room

“Tidy your room!” We remember hearing it as kids. We probably say it now as parents (repeatedly). A kid’s room is rarely organised if left to the child. It’s cleaned. They play. It’s a mess. Encourage good habits, involve your child, and make storage fun – it […]

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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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Raphaël’s story: where can you store your paintings or artwork?

Raphaël’s story: where can you store your paintings or artwork?

There are many reasons why moving into a smaller home makes sense. Raphaël took the decision to downsize and found a safe and secure storage solution for his artwork. Read on and find out why Raphaël is storing his paintings at Shurgard. Who? Raphaël is a young […]

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