Moving house? Self-storage might not be the first thing on your mind, but it’s certainly something that can take off a big strain and help save you time, money, and effort during one of the most stressful and challenging undertakings.
When you’re moving house, storage becomes a vital consideration as space and time become hugely valuable; it’s why a large proportion of our customers come to Space4U in the first place. Here we look at the top reasons to consider self-storage, and how it can really ease the move to a new home at all stages of the process.
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Bikes are one of the most awkward things to store. They are big, have an odd shape, and take up more room than they should. Discover our latest bike storage tips and tricks to help provide easy access to your favourite two-wheeled vehicle.
Bike Shed Storage
Having trouble fitting your bikes in the garage or garden shed? Investing in a bike shed can be an alternative way to solve this issue.
If you are looking for a more secure and cheaper option, Space4U can provide purpose-built units to store your gear.
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Bike Wall Mounts
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It’s that time of the year again! The Summer season is arriving and it’s time to start creating your perfect capsule wardrobe.
What is a capsule wardrobe?
The concept of a capsule wardrobe is having a limited selection of clothes that coordinate well for multiple occasions. There are many benefits to having a capsule wardrobe:
Spend less time money on clothes
Spend less time searching through all of your clothes
Makes your wardrobe clutter free
Choose different themes and colour styles for each capsule
Here are our top tips on how to make your new capsule wardrobe:
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When it comes to retirement, downsizing can make a lot of sense. The children have finally “flown the nest” leaving spare and empty rooms gathering dust, and now it’s the time to take the next step of your journey. Here are our top 5 reasons why you should downsize.
1. Lower Maintenance
Fewer rooms mean less cleaning (Hooray!). You deserve a break for cleaning up after your loved ones, and a smaller home can be the answer. Generally, a smaller home comes with a smaller garden, which also means less time mowing the lawn!
2. More time for Yourself
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As the coronavirus outbreak continues to keep the public indoors, many homeowners are starting to use their spare time to redecorate their homes. Here are our top ideas and tips for making your house a home sweet home.
Experiment with lighting
Lighting can make any feature of a home stand out and enhance the look of a room. There are many different types of lighting that you can experiment with in your home:
Decorate with large plants
Add some more natural features to your home with some large plants. … Read more
As we quickly approach the spring and start to see the first signs of the weather warming up, it’s a great time to give your home some love. The annual spring clean is a long standing tradition for many, but this year perhaps more than any other most of us will have some serious time to spend on spring cleaning.
For the majority of us that are staying in doors to protect against the spread of COVID-19, it’s a good time to refocus our attention on our homes. Spring cleaning is a great way to keep occupied and utilise the … Read more
While we might not want to admit it there’s no doubt that autumn is finally here. With a chill in the air, most of us are already getting out our coats and jackets while still trying to put off changing our wardrobes over. Unfortunately, the cold isn’t going anywhere, so it’s finally time to get your winter clothes out of storage and instead store your summer wardrobe.
Why store your seasonal clothing?
If you’re lucky enough to have a huge wardrobe and unlimited drawer space, then you can probably skip this article. Most of us, however, have a limited … Read more
The spring equinox has been and gone which means warmer weather and all things summer are just around the corner. Of course, a change of season means a few changes in our lives as well. From clothes to duvets, hotter weather will see us switching to a whole new wardrobe.
This change can often be tricky to pull off when you’re limited on space. Having winter items hanging around for the months they’re not needed can lead to a lot of annoying clutter, and some people simply don’t have the space to sacrifice.
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While we’re a big fan of decluttering to get some more storage space in your life, sometimes this simply isn’t enough. Even the home essentials can start to build up and look disorganised, and small spaces, in particular, can start to look messy. If your space is being slowly overwhelmed by clothes and clutter or you simply lack storage space around the home, have no fear.
As part of our spring storage guides, we’ve found 10 creative home storage solutions that we’re not sure how we’ve lived without! These home storage ideas are perfect for people looking to get some … Read more
A New Year means new resolutions as many of us look to take on those big life changes we’ve been putting off. This year eating better, exercising more and spending less money all top the list for most popular New Year’s resolutions.
Decluttering and organising the home is rarely the most popular New Year’s resolution, but potentially the most helpful. With presents piled up from Christmas and that hard to shake crimbo-limbo feeling, leftover food probably isn’t the only thing you’ve got lying around.
A tidy home really can make for a tidy mind, and getting organised at home could … Read more