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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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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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