Attic Self Storage Shortlisted For Two UK Self Storage Association Awards

Today, Attic Self Storage announces that it has been shortlisted for two UK Self Storage Association Awards. Its Harrow facility has been shortlisted for the ‘UK Independent Store of the Year’ award, which recognises the achievements of Self Storage facilities across the UK that consistently deliver an excellent service. Additionally, Lex Ajanaku has been selected as a finalist in the award’s ‘Manager of the Year’ category, which is granted to managers who are instrumental to the success of their stores. The Self-Storage Association (SSA UK) is the trade association for…

North East Business Awards: Cleveland Containers Is crowned Company Of The Year At Teesside Business Awards

Cleveland Containers has topped a record-breaking year to be named as Teesside Company of the Year at the third and final heat of the North East Business Awards. The Stockton based family-firm, which supplies shipping containers and provides modification services, also supplies containers for a wide variety of projects and businesses, and since launching in 2011 it has seen turnover rocket from £1.1m to a record £60m this year. In 2020 it invested £1.2m in a new headquarters and last year decided to launch a new division of the business,…

Saltney Based Re-Use Expert Paul Plans To Turn Scrap Into Refugee Shelters And Play Dens

A re-use and repurposing expert is developing a new line in easy to assemble structures which can be used for everything from disaster relief shelters to children’s play dens. Paul Ridley is a familiar sight at car boot sales across North East Wales and Cheshire where he sells screws, bolts, fixtures and fittings for DIY at knock-down prices. His social enterprise operation Cabinz Cic uses four giant units at Lock Stock Self-Storage on River Lane, Saltney. Paul’s plan is for a low-cost kit that would provide the hardware to turn…

MyLockup.com Support Cash For Kids

MyLockUp.com in Middlesbrough is getting behind the charity by helping us with storage. MyLockup.com provide professional self-storage units across the North of England. Their indoor units are fully secure with CCTV, fire and flood alarms, and a computer-controlled access system 365 days a year! MyLockup.com provide private storage rooms to rent for business and household use. Whether you are looking for a small amount of additional space to store seasonal clothing or you want a large space to act as an overflow warehouse for your business, they’re sure to have…

Big City Brits Increasingly Pressed For Physical Space

Anthony Paine, co-founder & CEO of Stashbee, discusses how the increasingly limited access to physical space affects mental health. Britain is the Most Densely Populated Large Country in Europe: A steady population growth rate of 6.9% over the past decade has seen the number of people living in the UK reach close to 67 million, resulting in Britain being the most densely populated large country in Europe, with 281 people per square kilometer. This is compared to the European average of just 34. In conjunction with Mental Health Awareness Week…

Attic Self Storage Launches Children’s Charity Art Initiative To Celebrate New Facility In Beckton

Attic Self Storage, today announces the opening of a new self-storage facility in Beckton alongside the launch of a charity art initiative for local school pupils to celebrate the area. To mark the opening of the new Attic Self Storage premises – its fifth site in London – local primary students are being asked to draw or paint a picture depicting the ‘Beauty of Beckton’ and show what they like or enjoy about the area. The artworks must be submitted via post* or uploaded to Attic’s website. The submitted artworks…

How To Effectively Operate The Boat/RV-Storage Side Of Your Self-Storage Business

Operating a self-storage facility that provides vehicle storage for boats, RVs and other “toys” differs from one that doesn’t. To put it simply, these renters expect more, and there are greater logistics to consider. Follow this guidance to run that side of your business successfully. Self-storage facilities that provide vehicle storage have clients with unique needs. With the high price of boats, RVs, ATVs, jet skis, trailers and other similar “toys,” these owners are willing to pay handsomely for the products and services they require to protect their investment. When…

Analysis: How The UK’s Car Storage Business Is Now Worth £19M

The managed car-storage business in the UK is now worth more than £19 million a year, with nearly 15,000 cars currently in facilities around the country. It’s an industry that’s expanding for reasons including lack of space in owners’ homes, pressure to switch to an EV for daily use, and the increasing popularity of affordable classics. Nick Pauley of Auto Classica Storage and former Spotify executive Marco Bertozzi have teamed up to create the Car Store Club, which works with the industry and consumers to provide information on facilities around…

Have A Stress-Free Relocation With Jorvik Removals & Self Storage Harrogate

Jorvik Removals & Self Storage Harrogate (https://www.jorvikremovals.co.uk) is a well-known company that offers a wide range of removals Harrogate wide services. With over 70 years of experience in the industry, customers are guaranteed to have a stress-free experience from start to finish. This company offers commercial removals as part of its comprehensive range of removal services. This goal is to provide businesses with high-quality and professional services, helping them to relocate with ease and structured manner. These services include office removals, heavy equipment moving, and full packing services, and they…

Attic Self-Storage Celebrates A Year Of Providing State-Of-The-Art Self-Storage In Harrow

Since opening its doors in April 2021, the Attic Self Storage facility on Honeypot Lane in Stanmore has gone from strength to strength. The once dilapidated site, formerly a petrol station and car wash, was transformed into Attic’s first purpose-built storage facility providing complete regeneration of the site. Attic aims to deliver a superior customer experience, making the storage process as simple as possible for customers. At Harrow this extends to the use of app-controlled electronic access and locks for all customers, providing the ultimate in convenience. In addition, workspace…