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Can I get into my storage unit at any time?

One of the most frequent questions that many users ask when deciding to rent a storage unit is whether they can go into it at any time of the day. The answer is yes. This accessibility is one of the advantages that a self-storage rental company …

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Find the time you need to clean your house

Many people find it hard to organise their house and clean up a little due to the accumulation of things and belongings that fill their homes, year after year. Although this is something that affects many people, it is not an excuse for excessive …

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The self-storage rental business in Spain

The self-storage rental business in Spain has undergone an unusual growth in recent years, offering a profitability of almost 15% according to the estimates of some experts in the sector. It would seem that the economic crisis did not manage to put …

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What do I need to rent a storage unit?

The bureaucratic functioning of self-storage rental is similar in some points to other rental contracts. As well as the need for more space and having the amount to be paid available, there are a series of factors to be taken into account when …

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What are the measurements of a storage unit?

When deciding to rent a storage unit, one of the considerations is the size. Depending on what you want to store, you will need one size or another. The minimum measurements of a storage unit are usually about one square metre. Nevertheless, this …

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How to prevent theft from your home storage room

Thefts from storage rooms are becoming more frequent and are a common reason for lodging a report at a police station. During the first months of 2015, the number of reports of thefts from storage rooms shot up, especially in those in the car …

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Rent a self-storage unit for indefinite holiday

Everyone has at some stage fantasised about getting away from their routine forever. And even though it may seem to be an impossible dream, with a little planning and organisation, you can do it! For those adventurous spirits who don't settle for …

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The Americans, pioneers in self-storage rental

Despite being something more recent in Spain, the self-storage rental business has been operating for years in other markets, particularly English-speaking ones. In England, it is a firmly established market that has been expanding in the country …

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How to plan the rental of a storage unit

The rental of a storage unit is a fantastic idea when you have problems of space at home. Whatever the reason, there are many causes that lead to headaches in this sense. We are consumers and we accumulate things little by little. You may be …

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Storage units, the anticrisis business

Although opening a new business during the financial crisis may seem crazy, there are always untapped areas that work well in good times and in bad times. The storage unit and furniture storage business is an excellent source of income in Spain, as …

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