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

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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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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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