Would a Few Million Buy You Enough Storage Space?


The idea of buying a larger home so you have more room to store things and to live comfortably isn’t an alien one. However some of the biggest homes in the world have so much storage space the average family would probably end up rattling around in there wondering what to do with it all. [...]

The Benefits of Bubble Wrap


Don’t you just love bubble wrap? There is something about it that makes most of us want to sit down and pop every last air bubble there – no matter how large the sheet is!  Aside from that it does have a very important role to play in the world of storage. If you’re considering [...]

Temporary Storage – Why Would You Need It?


What do you think about when you think of a personal storage space? You probably think of a space filled with possessions you don’t need but you don’t want to get rid of. You’re probably thinking long-term as opposed to having the space for just a few weeks. However there are some good reasons why [...]

Did You Pick the Right Size Storage Unit?


Here at Lok’nstore we go out of our way to ensure we provide you with all the help and advice you could need when you are looking to rent a storage unit. We understand how difficult it can be to look at a pile of stuff and assess how big or small a unit you [...]

The Many Emotional Stages of Moving House

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Whether you’re moving house for the first time or the hundredth time the emotional rollercoaster we all go through is always the same. Regardless of how prepared and organized you think you are, the world is seemingly out to get us all, just when we least expect it. We’ve all been there so let’s revel [...]

Is It Time to Sort Through Your Storage Space?


There are all kinds of reasons why people rent storage space. Moving home is a popular reason, not to mention de-cluttering your property. But many people rent storage space, put the things in there they don’t currently need and then forget about it (other than paying to keep it all there of course). If this [...]

Safe Stacking is Simple When You Know How


One thing you may well have to do if you rent a storage unit is to stack things. After all if you only ever use the floor space you’re wasting a lot of space you could be using to store other things. Many people use good strong boxes to store their belongings in. This is [...]

Weird and Wonderful Storage Finds


Storage units can be used for all kinds of things – not everything of course, since there are exceptions – but some owners do keep some weird things in there. Most of these finds are discovered when people stop paying for their self-storage space and it gets auctioned off unseen to the highest bidder. You [...]