The XtraSpace Blog
Even if you have just three or four pairs of shoes, chucking them on top of one another in a hallway or at the bottom of a cupboard isn't the best approach. It makes the shoes difficult to access and, over time, can damage the shoes. Once you're talking about six pairs or more, it's really time to... Read more.
One year is a long time to be inside your head. Think of all the unread emails clogging up your inbox, the blue ticks you just didn't get to, the subtweets that drove you crazy - at times, it felt as though 2017 had a vendetta against your mental state. If you've had it up to here, you're not alone... Read more.
At most self-storage facilities, the smallest storage units provide at least a few square metres of storage space. But what if you have just a few boxes or bulky individual items to store? One of XtraSpace's sister companies, SpaceBox , is offering valet storage as the perfect solution. How does it... Read more.
Whenever you need to move, ship or store items, there's a good chance you'll require suitable packaging materials, such as boxes, packing tape and bubble wrap. It’s important to protect your items by packing them securely but you also don’t want to add too much to the cost of your move or storage... Read more.
If ever a toy collection was designed to delight adults as much as children, it's the magnificent Jerni Collection – the world's largest collection of vintage toys and train sets. The collection includes upwards of 35,000 toys, some dating as far back as 1850. As one of the world’s oldest toy... Read more.
There’s nothing better than hitting the open road with family or friends to explore our beautiful country. But to get the best out of a road trip or holiday, it’s essential to pack smart. Packing all you need for a festive family holiday into the back of an SUV or sedan is an art form. It takes... Read more.
Your business may need storage space for inventory, equipment, documents and more. If your storage space needs aren't quite large enough to require warehouse space , renting a larger office might seem to be the solution – but this can be unnecessarily costly. Instead, consider our Flexi Offices ,... Read more.
Like all businesses, small businesses often need storage space – but it's in their interests to keep costs down, and their storage needs may change regularly. At XtraSpace, we offer small to medium businesses a range of business storage options , designed to meet their combined need for... Read more.
Since 1885, the House of Fabergé has made at least 65 of its famous jewelled eggs. Most of the eggs were made for the Imperial family in Russia. The very first egg was created for Tsar Alexander III in 1885. He presented the egg to his wife, the Empress Maria Fedorovna. The Empress liked the egg so... Read more.
If you need trailer storage , XtraSpace can help – many of our branches nationwide offer secure, affordable bays, ideal for storing trailers and campers. Before you store a trailer for any length of time, though, it's important to take some simple steps. Long-term storage can be surprisingly... Read more.