Storage auctions in the UK

Many of you will be familiar with shows like Storage Wars or Storage Hunters and fancy a go at making money from abandoned goods bought through a storage auction. Unfortunately, we’re going to burst that bubble – self storage auctions you see on the TV are not legal in the UK and any that you do see are most likely staged for the show. That said, it is possible to purchase storage units and their contents.

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How much does self-storage cost? – Updated 2019

When selecting where to store your belongings there are many things to consider- location, security, convenience, and size to name a few. One of the most crucial considerations, however, is often price. When you’re using self-storage for long periods of time, it makes sense to shop around for the best price before filtering your options in-line with your other requirements.

We’ve broken down the costs of self-storage to help you make an informed decision.

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Top tips for storing your Christmas decorations

Everyone’s least favourite job, after the excitement of the Christmas season, is to have to pack up all your decorations. It’s a hassle to get the tree down, make sure all the decorations are boxed up and to pack up the lights without creating too many knots and tangles to unravel the following year!

But, what if you made packing up so easy that it not only made the taking down easier, but also putting it all back up the following year? Read on to find out our top tips to do exactly that.

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Attic storage vs self-storage

If you have an attic in your home, it can be tempting to use it as a catch-all for all the items you don’t want or need but can’t bear to get rid of. However, have you ever considered a self-storage unit instead?

While an attic is free and conveniently located within your house, there are benefits to a self-storage unit that you may not have considered. Read on to find out which storage option would be best for you.

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