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Not Your Average Storage Facility!


Ever wanted your storage company to resemble a day spa? At Storage King, we might not give you massages and saunas but we are committed to going the extra mile to help you in anyway possible. It’s 2017 and we’ve decided everyone could do with a little more kindness in their lives. That’s why we like to think of ourselves of the kings of storage, moving and more. What we’re saying is that we care. We’re ready to go the extra step. So open your hearts and let in the love.
When you choose Storage King as your storage provider, we want you to know that hugs are included in our prices too. We understand how tough it can be moving house, putting old memories and keepsakes in boxes in 40-degree heat. So if you need a shoulder to cry on or an ear to chew, we’re here! If you’re feeling drained and mildly heat stroked, come lie down! We’ll put a fresh, cold towel on your forehead and find you an iced coffee in no time flat. Heck, we’ll even provide rash cream for those who...

Temporary Storage Is A Renovators Dream

Redesigning a home can be an incredibly rewarding experience. However, when completing large construction jobs that require changing the walls and floors of a home, temporary storage can be a renovator’s dream. No one likes working in cramped spaces, and damaging furniture and personal belongings is even worse. Home improvement is stressful enough, so why make it harder for yourself?
We can see it now. You’re painting the living room roof and your grandmother’s fine china, while covered, is at risk of being knocked over. Or perhaps you’re worried about the art you acquired from your last visit to Spain being damaged. Maybe you’ve had a rough month and you have some general security issues about the strangers in your house and what to do about your valuables. Even if you’re doing all the renovations yourself – which is challenging and hard enough! – finding the space for tools, materials and other items can seem overwhelming. Whatever the reason, take the stress out...

How Our National Accounts Program Can Save Your Business Time And Money


No matter if you run a plumbing company or your own retail store, everyone loves a bargain. Imagine a storage system large enough to accommodate your needs no matter the location. Think about the money you would save if you only paid for the storage and time you required with no excess penalties. Storage King’s National Accounts Program is the perfect way to simplify your operations and reduce costs.
At Storage King we are all about efficiency. When you join our National Accounts Program, we provide you with a National Account Coordinator who liaises with our stores so you don’t have to. Further, we only invoice you once for your account. This saves you precious time and money freeing up your staff for the jobs that really matter.
We put you in the driver’s seat. You can change your account details with a single phone call or authorise staff to act on the account on your behalf.
Let’s talk consolidation. When you bring your entire account to Storage King we are happy to offer...

4 Tips To Declutter Your Home In 2017


Every New Year we make resolutions to improve our lives. Some promise to go to the gym more, while others swear they will give up chocolate. Of course, one of the greatest and most achievable things we can do is to declutter our homes. We all accumulate items we don’t need or find hard to let go. Decluttering your home is one of the most rewarding and effective ways we know to mentally prepare for the New Year ahead. And while it may seem daunting, we have four helpful tips to get you started. So put some music on and get ready to clear away!

Make a room plan

As Mark Twain said, “The secret of getting ahead is getting started. The secret of getting started is breaking your complex tasks into small manageable tasks, and starting on the first one.” So why not make a list of all the rooms in your home. A great place to start is usually where people visit the most while visiting your house, like the kitchen or bathroom.

Set Aside 30 Minutes A Day

We all live demanding lives. After...

How to take the stress out of moving house!


Buying a new home can be one of the most exciting things we do. Perhaps the kids have left home or you're beginning a new job. You might even be moving to the beach and making that sea change you have been talking about for the past decade! Whatever the reason, purchasing a new home will undoubtedly change the course of your life and this is can be incredibly inspiring. However, while buying a new home can be thrilling, figuring out where to store your furniture while in-between houses can be a real headache. 
Check out our top 3 facts on how we can help take the stress out of moving house, especially over the holiday season.
Fortunately for you, Storage King is just around the corner. We know what an imposition it can be to ask those who love us the most to help us while we move. Whether it be family or friends, often times they simply don’t have the space in the their homes or the time in their days to assist in such a mammoth task!
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It doesn’t matter if you want to...