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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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How Storage King Can Save You Time Waiting For Deliveries

If there is one thing Storage King prides itself on it’s our ability to work with clients, simplifying their operations, improving efficiency and reducing costs. Nowhere, in our experience, is this more noticeable than in the time lost while our clients wait for deliveries. At Storage King, we understand time management, which means we have a solution for you.

When a company has to guess the time their products will be delivered, or worse, when those deliveries don’t show up at all, those companies lose money. A major component of running a profitable, successful company involves the accurate and timely distribution of the products they are selling. This is why, at Storage King, we provide delivery notifications with receipt and dispatch of goods.

Clients have expressed on numerous occasions how grateful they are to work with a company that stays true to their word. They tell me that our trusted dispatch system has freed up workers to concentrate on alternative business opportunities,...

How A Corporate Accounts Manager Can Help Your Company Run At Peak Productivity

My name is Robbie Rae. I am the National Accounts Manager for Storage King and I want to help you simplify your business and help it run at peak productivity.

If you're using storage for your company, we understand what a headache liaising with multiple storage sites can be. Whether you’re waiting for a phone call, email or quote, dealing with numerous representatives at different companies can prove a massive waste of time. That’s why Storage King can provide you with a National Account Coordinator who handles the logistics for you.

I cannot tell you the amount of customers I have had who are sick of running an inefficient business, wasting mornings and afternoons attempting to organise their multiple storage sites. It annoys me too. This is why I take pride in telling my clients that we are the best at what we do. Not only will our National Account Coordinator allow your company to run at peak productivity, they will de-stress your life allowing you to focus on the...

How Tradies can take the stress out of their day by storing their tools!

For a tradie, nothing is more important than the safety of their tools. A tradie’s tools are the lifeblood of their work. Without them it is nearly impossible to earn an income. Luckily, at Storage King, we understand this too. We know what a challenge it can be to assure the safety of your tools around the clock. This is why we have come up with the perfect solution to simplify your life so you can focus on your work, family and friends: the things that really matter.
Tools are expensive! When you have multiple apprentices it is expensive to buy the same tools for everyone. Why not use the storage space as a depo or drop off point where you can have one set of tools and share it as your team needs it for their jobs
Your tools will be kept safe in storage units. Locking your tools in your truck where they might get stolen or in your house where they can get in the way creates potential risks for your tools. By using a storage unit you have peace of mind knowing your tools are being...