The Rise In Demand for Self-Storage In Australia

Overview of the industry. Australia’s self-storage industry has evolved from humble beginnings in the 1970’s to an industry that today boasts over 1,000 storage facilities across the country and is worth over 1 billion dollars.  The industry has also matured beyond the leasing of small spaces for personal use to include speciality needs for wine …

How Self-Storage Can Help Your Business

It’s common to think that self-storage units are primarily used by people who are moving house or have no space to store excess items. In many cases this is true. Businesses however shouldn’t overlook the benefits of economic savings, efficiency and space management that self-storage units offer. Today we’re going to discuss how businesses can …

Types of Self-Storage Units: How To Choose?

Renting a self-storage unit these days is very common because it offers people a short-term or long-term solution to their storage needs.  Renters, homeowners, small and large business owners are typical self-storage customers.  There are many different storage options available.  Choosing a unit may seem overwhelming at first, but it’s not as difficult as it …

What Is The Cost Of A Self-Storage Unit In Australia?

Storage unit prices vary depending on the size category the customer requires – small, medium, large or extra-large.  Furthermore, factors such as geographical, rental period, extra add-on services and supply can also affect the cost of storage. How much does storage cost in major capital cities? City Average self-storage unit prices for medium size unit …

What Factors Determine The Price You’ll Pay for Self-Storage?

Storage prices for the same size unit vary from facility to facility.  This is because of several factors like location, unit size and position, convenience and duration of your stay. Location Storage costs will differ the closer a facility is located to the city.  The reasoning is that real estate prices are far cheaper in …

How to Prepare a Car for Storage

There are many reasons why people require car storage for motor vehicle.  Perhaps they are in the armed forces and have been deployed overseas for a period of time.  Or maybe they own a classic car that is driven on the weekends but is inconvenient to store in their home garage.  Perhaps a decision has …

4 Fantastic Space-Saving & Furniture Storage Ideas for Christmas

Christmas is just around the corner and it’s the right time to make preparations for the great festivity. Did you know that self-storage can help you to plan your Christmas celebration in style? The four fantastic space-saving and furniture storage ideas for Christmas are listed below: 1.Creating Space for Your Guests Christmas is a holiday …

Quick Furniture Storage Guide – How To Store Your Furniture in Storage Unit

Many a time, in life, circumstances unfold wherein you’re on the lookout for a furniture storage facility in your area. It could be to declutter to make your home ready for sale, in between house moves or for some other reason. Either way, it pays to think twice before storing your valuable furniture items in the garage …

3 Clever Self Storage Tips When Your Moving House

Moving house and needing to relocated everything right from the ground to the roof is certainly a mammoth task. The interesting part is you’ll never believe how much stuff you have collected over the years, until you have the overwhelming task of organising, packing and moving every item, all in one fine day. Nevertheless, there …

The Significance of Insurance Protection for Storage Customers

Today’s self-storage facilities are equipped with 24-hour camera surveillance, controlled customer access via an individualised PIN code and each unit is individually alarmed.  With tight security measures like these, why would you need an insurance policy while your goods are in storage?  Well, the answer is simple.  Your goods are not automatically insured when placed …