Craziest Finds From Forgotten Storage Units

With the popularity of Storage Wars growing and growing on TV, you’d be forgiven for thinking that every unit that has defaulted on payment is a potential Aladdin’s Cave of treasure. While this obviously isn’t the case, undoubtedly there have been some huge OMG finds over the years. Here are a few of the random and priceless finds that have turned up from forgotten storage units over the years: The Spy Who Loved Me When buzzkills point out how daft James Bond can be, Exhibit A is almost always the time James Bond dodged his...

The memories and past events of East End London

If you live in London’s East End, or you have visited the area before, you will no doubt have some special memories of your time here. After all, the East End is a place with a lively atmosphere, there’s always something to do, and the location is bursting with personality, from the popular nightclub area of Shoreditch to the large cluster of Sunday markets. In this post, we are going to relive some of the fantastic events and occasions that have taken place in the East End over the years. So, keep on reading to...

5 Items a Mother will always store and never dispose of

When it comes to a mother and her children, everything is sacred. From their first lock of hair and first pair of baby shoes, to their little ones favourite toys and blankets, there is a whole grocery list of items that a mother just can't bear to part with. Mothers hold on to their children's possessions because of the sentimental memories that are attached to them, and in some cases they are intended to be passed on to grandchildren. Below are 5 items that a mother will just never be able to bring herself to...

London – the memories and past events

As England’s capital city, there is always something going on in London. Over the years, many exciting events and occasions have taken place, from great sporting events to cultural celebrations. If you have had the pleasure of attending any of these, you will no doubt remember them fondly. With this in mind, we decided to relive these fantastic events by taking a look at five of the biggest occasions to take place in London. So, let’s get straight to it… The London 2012 Summer Olympics The 2012 Summer Olympics were truly spectacular. From the opening...

5 Items a Grown Adult Will Always Keep and always store

Virtually every grown adult has a collection of seemingly useless items somewhere in their home, whether it be an action figure from childhood (that you're hoping will be worth a million pounds one day), or sentimental keepsakes from our children – and let’s face it - there are just some things that regardless of their lack of worth or need, adults will always keep. Below are 5 of the most common items that most adults will never get rid of. Diaries A person’s diaries is a deeply personal possession that documents in our own words...

Advantages of Serviced Storage over Self-Storage

Whether you are moving home or business, if you need to put your items into storage, you may be tempted to deal with the process yourself. After all, all you have to do is hire a self-storage unit, move it all in, and call it a day. However, it is never as simple as that, and there are a variety of reasons you should consider using the services of a full-service storage company, so let’s take a look at the benefits of this option. Cost-effective The main reason why a lot of people opt to...

2 become 1 – Is serviced storage the perfect solution?

It’s always exciting when you choose to move in together as a couple, but as much as it is fun finding somewhere perfect to live, there’s a lot of stress involved too – especially if you’ve both acquired a ton of stuff that needs to be combined into one home.  However, finding reliable serviced storage always has many advantages compared to the traditional self-storage services removing some of the stress, and giving you some much needed peace of mind when you move. The advantages of serviced storage Convenience One of the greatest advantages of serviced...

Serviced Storage – Your External Spare Bedroom

After all those hours of searching high and low, you finally found your dream home. It’s perfect, and maybe even better than you imagined it - except for one annoying downside: there is no spare bedroom and very little cupboard space. However, it is in the ideal location, and you know that it is a steal - which doesn't happen often in London - so you really can't let this deal go. Luckily, there’s no need to worry about choosing between this dream home of yours and just the right amount of storage space. There...

The Convenience of Storage

As the years go by we cannot help but accumulate a mountain of belongings that, while we don’t necessarily use we don’t want to get rid of. Often, they can no longer fit in our home or businesses property and with space becoming more and more of a premium it helps to look at other and more cost-effective options. Thankfully serviced storage is evolving and now offers a number of advanced and innovative perks to enhance the convenience of your experience – they are not only kept under tight security, but also they are kept...

What’s The Difference between Self and Serviced Storage?

Sometimes when relocating, moving house or managing your personal belongings we are forced to make decisions about storage. This can be overwhelming when trying to decide where your items will be most secure and which approach best suits your needs. There are two different types of storage facilities to choose from, first there is a traditional ‘Self-Storage’ facility which you travel to and deposit your belongings into a room which has a lock on the door. Then you have ‘Serviced Storage’, a fresh new concept where you don’t need to leave the comfort of your...