The XtraSpace Blog
Our sister company, Ecobox, supplies a range of moving boxes and packing supplies at affordable prices. For your convenience, these are now available at all our branches. If you’re moving home or office, or want to pack items for short- or long-term storage in one of our self-storage units, you can... Read more.
With good weather, plenty of interesting places to visit around the country and an abundance of natural beauty, camping road trips are understandably popular in South Africa. A number of compact camping trailers are now available too. These make it that much more comfortable to spend your nights... Read more.
Home renovations tend to be dirty, dusty and disruptive. Spending can get out of control, shady practices are all too common and often, communication and management problems mean you end up with results other than those you were really hoping for. We offer some straightforward guidelines for... Read more.
South Africa’s self-storage market is the fifth largest in the world. That means a lot of South Africans are storing their belongings in purpose-built self-storage units. At XtraSpace SelfStorage, we’re proud to be among the leaders in the country’s self-storage industry, with a decade of... Read more.
Furniture is one of the types of items that people most commonly need to store. Whether you’re moving home, renting out space or have recently bought new items, you may need furniture like couches, dining room tables, beds, wardrobes, cabinets and more out the way until you’re ready to rehouse,... Read more.
Our XtraSpace, Kempton Park branch provides secure, affordable self-storage, less than a 10-minute drive from O.R. Tambo International Airport. Although it’s just a stone’s throw from Africa’s busiest airport and close to both the R21 and R24 highways, the branch is in a leafy, peaceful area,... Read more.
Wooden furniture is aesthetically pleasing and practical, but it also demands proper care if you want it to last. This applies during storage too. Store a hard wood table, chairs or sideboard incorrectly and there's a good chance the wood will dry out, crack, discolour and even warp. Instead,... Read more.