Can You Earn Money From Your Storage Space?


Now that’s an intriguing question isn’t it? Some people do just that every day, perhaps by running a small business out of it. There are people who run eBay businesses and similar ventures who end up expanding into larger spaces because they’re doing so well. This is one of the advantages of having a storage [...]

De-cluttering Could Lead to Lost Treasures


Ah the joy of de-cluttering. It’s one of those jobs few of us ever look forward to, and yet when we get started it has a strangely enjoyable feel. It doesn’t matter whether you’re clearing out the spare room, the attic or even your self-storage space, the process can actually be quite cathartic once you [...]

15 Facebook Users Who Need To Lock Up Their Computers Now

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The internet is a jolly splendid creation. Enabling us to learn, share, create and discover like never before. It also allows us to embarrass ourselves, stalk our exes and start cyber feuds at the click of a mouse, and some of us might just be better off without the internet at all. Facebook is the [...]

The 12 Stages of Moving Out for the First Time

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There’s nothing quite like leaving home for the first time. Expectations are high, optimism is abundant and you’re overwhelmed with a feeling of being able to achieve anything. This is shortly followed by fear, discomfort (mainly from all those super-noodles) and the unshakeable urge to call your mum at 3 in the morning. Whether you’re [...]

What Lies Behind the Self-Storage Doors?

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Self-storage units are all pretty much the same on the outside. All the doors look the same, except for perhaps having different padlocks depending on which ones the individual owners want to use. And yet behind each identical door is a different story. You never know what lies behind each one and that is part [...]

Need More Space and Can’t Move Home?

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Moving home can be a real challenge, especially nowadays. People regularly outgrow their properties, perhaps because of children or simply because they acquire more things as time goes by. In some cases they might even find the business they began on the kitchen table no longer fits there, and they need somewhere they can easily [...]

The Importance of Insurance

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How much do you value the items you keep in your self-storage unit? As far as security is concerned they are exceptionally safe. After all you’re the only individual with a key and there is security on site as well, so your possessions are very secure. However this doesn’t get rid of the need to [...]

Eek – My eBay Business is Expanding!

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Many an eBay business has been started from a kitchen table. Some have started as a result of getting rid of second-hand items from the home. When the sellers realise how much money there is to be made they start looking for sources of brand new stock to sell instead. And thus many a business [...]