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Helpful Ideas to Quickly Pack Your Home

Moving home is a stressful experience, there really is no other way to describe it. While stress in some form or fashion tends to accompany even the most successful residential relocation, there’s no reason why moving home should ever be an unenjoyable experience. Moving to a new home is all about new opportunities and prospects, so focus on the positives and leave the negatives behind with these helpful ideas to quickly pack your home. The Essentials Bag Whether it’s a bag, a box, or even a clothes basket, put all your essentials and the things you need for your first [...]

2019-11-01T05:43:13+00:00October 21st, 2016|News, Perth Storage News|

7 Craziest Things Found in Storage Units

Storage units are used by companies and individuals across the globe, mostly for everyday items such as furniture, motor vehicles, corporate documents, and suchlike. However, every now and again, strange discoveries are made at self storage facilities in Perth and other cities around the world: items that you would never expect people to leave in such a place. Weird, Wonderful, and Crazy Discoveries Below is a list of the weird and wonderful things found in self storage units, along with some that are frankly bizarre. $25 Million of Drugs – 20 kg of methamphetamine and 49 kg of heroin were [...]

2019-11-01T05:43:23+00:00September 16th, 2016|News, Perth Storage News|

Make More Money from Your Garage Sale with Self Storage

A garage sale is all about decluttering. In one fell swoop, you can empty your house of everything that you don’t need or want anymore – and even earn a little spending money in the process! But making the most of this situation requires some advanced planning and organisation. And as you’ll learn in this post, having access to a self storage unit can simplify the process. Decluttering Before a Garage Sale Preparing for a garage sale is a lot of work. In fact, a sale like this is as much about the decluttering process as it is about the [...]

2019-11-01T05:43:07+00:00July 28th, 2016|News, Perth Storage News|

We’ve got 5 stars across the board for our storage units and service in Perth!

Don’t Settle for Less than 5-Star Storage in Perth It’s easy to assume that if you’ve seen one self-storage facility, you’ve seen them all. After all, what is there to self-storage beyond an arrangement of lockable units arrayed across an accessible but secure area? Well, as our customers can attest, there’s a great deal more worth taking into account. With well over three decades of experience providing storage in Perth, it’s probably safe to say that we’ve learned a thing or two about what it takes to succeed in our industry. And we’ve found that the best storage facilities in [...]

2016-06-10T14:07:36+00:00June 10th, 2016|News, Perth Storage News|

5 Reasons why you should choose us for storage in Perth

5 Reasons why you should choose us for storage in Perth Here at Perth Metro Storage, we believe we offer the best storage solutions in Perth. Don’t believe us? Then have a read of these five reasons to choose us for your self-storage needs: Highly Affordable If you’re looking for some cheap storage units in Perth, then we’ve got you covered. We want you to have the best experience possible, and not worry about your budget. As such, we promise to beat any quote by 20%. Our pricing is straightforward; we don’t include any hidden fees or other things to [...]

2016-05-27T12:01:50+00:00May 27th, 2016|News, Perth Storage News|

Decluttering Your Home Means Decluttering Your Life

Decluttering Your Home Means Decluttering Your Life The idea of living in a simple and organised home will always sound attractive to many people. The thought of clutter makes people stressed out and disorganised no matter where they are or what they are doing. According to studies, a clean and systematic home makes people positive and more progressive. Decluttering your home also means decluttering your life, since it helps you eliminate all the junk in your mind and personal space. If you think that you need to declutter now, here are five techniques that will help you along the way. [...]

2016-04-15T01:08:38+00:00April 15th, 2016|News, Perth Storage News|

Self-Storage Units: A Better Investment than Warehouses?

Self-Storage Units: A Better Investment than Warehouses? As a business owner, there will come a time when your inventory or pieces of equipment no longer fit in your commercial space. As your business grows, so does your storage space needs. For many, addressing this concern is simply a matter of purchasing space in a warehouse. But is this really the safer choice to make? Self-storage space is fast becoming a popular alternative due to increased safety and security. Private Storage Space Vs. Warehouses Although mostly used for storing antiques and decorations, self-storage units are applicable to the commercial setting. One [...]

2016-04-14T09:59:11+00:00April 14th, 2016|News, Perth Storage News|

It’s Mine: The State of Psychological Ownership

It’s Mine: The State of Psychological Ownership There are two types of ownership. There’s legal ownership, wherein a person has a claim to an asset or property, physical or intellectual, that is recognizable by law. There’s also psychological ownership, a state or feeling of possession, which may or may not be directly derived from legal ownership of an object. People can develop a sense of ownership to any tangible thing, such as a toy, a product, a desk, a specific area in a house, and any intangible thing such as an idea or a certain inclination. This blog will discuss [...]

2016-04-13T10:29:01+00:00April 13th, 2016|News, Perth Storage News|

Making Self-storage Safe for Your Valuables

Making Self-storage Safe for Your Valuables If you’re a homeowner who doesn’t have enough room for all your essentials, you may be thinking of enlisting a self-storage service. It is convenient and affordable, and all the extra space frees your home up from the clutter. So, why not go for it? While the facility has a lot of advantages, it does come with some pitfalls. A number of self-storers experience theft and damages to their belongings, as a result. How can you use it, and at the same time, make sure your possessions are safe? Lock Up You will need [...]

2016-04-06T02:10:20+00:00April 6th, 2016|News, Perth Storage News|

Five Things to Do Before Storing Your Vehicle

Five Things to Do Before Storing Your Vehicle There are many reasons car owners store their vehicles for a long time – some may be leaving for a vacation while others just want to keep it safe from inclement weather. Whatever the reason is, it is important to put your car in a storage that will prevent battery and engine damage. If you are planning to leave your vehicle for a long while, here are some car storage guidelines that will maintain its quality and performance. Clean the Interior and Exterior Areas Your vehicle still deserves cleaning, even if you [...]

2016-04-04T07:47:16+00:00April 4th, 2016|News, Perth Storage News|