Our fabulous team here at Easy Access Self Storage would like to wish all of our valued customers a very Happy New Year. The year may not have started as we all may have hoped but we remain open and will support you safely throughout this most recent lockdown.
If you run a seasonal business with stock like Fireworks, Halloween items, Christmas items or stock that people want to purchase as Christmas gifts you might now be wondering where you can store all this stock. Many businesses we work with are seasonal and use our storage units strategically depending on their stock levels at different times of the year.
One of the most common questions we face from our customers is ‘what size do I need?’ If you have not used self-storage facilities before or not for some time you might be unsure; too big and you’re paying for something you don’t need, too small and your belongings won’t fit. Our experts are always on hand to advise and guide you on the best size storage unit for your requirements.
The property market has seen a bounce back in recent weeks; firstly after lockdown eased allowing estate agents to resume viewings and secondly with the major change in stamp duty fees announced on 8th July where properties up to £500,000 are exempt.
On March 23 the government imposed new guidelines regarding the social contact of people across the UK. This meant the closing of many businesses and the adaptation of people’s homes to accommodate working from home, homeschooling and having people present 24 hours a day. This was not completely unexpected but has led to upheaval for many and naturally, people have had to adapt their homes.
If you have Netflix or are familiar with the growing trends in social culture, you will probably be aware of the increasing popularity of minimalism and decluttering.
There are shows and books dedicated to improving your life by removing those items that don’t ‘spark joy’ in your life…every social media platform teaches us that we should be living more by owning less and people seem to find this a beneficial outlook. People have reached a more positive and wholesome lifestyle by decluttering and living the life of a minimalist. Before we examine exactly what is so interesting about this kind of lifestyle, let’s start at the beginning. What is minimalism?
- What Size Storage Do I Need?
Perhaps the most common question we are asked. It’s not every day you need to use a self-storage unit so understandably you may be confused as to what size you need. Too small and you won’t fit everything in, too big and you’re paying for something you don’t need. At Easy Access Self Storage we’re experts in all things storage and can offer advice and help to ensure you select the right size unit for your requirements.