The XtraSpace Blog
In light of the statement made by President Cyril Ramaphosa on the evening of 15 March 2020, XtraSpace Self Storage is taking decisive action to protect both our customers and staff and to ensure minimal disruption to your work environment and routine. Our hearts and thoughts go out to the people... Read more.
It’s common to need extra storage space just for certain items, from furniture that’s due to be sold to sports equipment or camping gear. Occasionally, though, it’s necessary to store full household contents. Common reasons for storing full household contents Among the most common reasons for... Read more.
Proper inventory management is the key to a sustainable and profitable business. It leads to enhanced cash flow, and promotes and supports growth. Small businesses, in particular, need a strong inventory management system – to track inventory and sales, and ensure capital is not locked in by old or... Read more.
Increasingly, people are foregoing large houses in favour of smaller, more economical homes. Here we feature 11 of the world’s cutest tiny homes – many featuring innovative energy-efficient designs. Earth Shelter Hobbit House These modular, prefabricated homes from Green Magic Homes look like... Read more.
Moving schools can be a daunting and disruptive experience for children of all ages. We offer tips for making the transition into a new school easier. Why moving schools is scary Sometimes parents forget how intimidating it can be to start at a new school. Moving schools means entering a completely... Read more.
Completing tax returns can be overwhelming. It’s especially stressful if you’re audited. The key to making tax submissions easier is to have the necessary documents – from receipts to previous returns – on hand. This requires organisation throughout the year. But once you’re set up, it takes only a... Read more.
If you work from home, you may be able to lower your tax liability by deducting home office expenses. The expenses deemed deductible by the South African Revenue Service (SARS) are determined by how you’re remunerated. Which home office expenses are deductible? SARS lists deductible home office... Read more.
Moving home or business can be stressful. The right moving company is key to getting the job done as efficiently and painlessly as possible. Before choosing a moving company, here are seven important questions to ask. 1. Are you registered? A registered moving company may be more expensive, but... Read more.
More and more South Africans are working from home or working remotely. This has obvious advantages, like not having to waste time sitting in traffic. However, it also comes with some challenges. A home environment is very different from an office space, and it can be difficult to stay focused. No... Read more.