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3 Months’ Vacation from University but where do I keep my stuff??

Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017

I moved to Ireland from the US in 2016 to begin my studies in medicine in one of Dublin’s universities. I arrived with two suitcases and full of excitement ready to start my adventure. I found a place to live and quickly settled into the Dublin life. My first day of uni left me buried […]

Building my business with Space Storage

Monday, February 20th, 2017

Building my business with Space Storage In 2016 I decided to open a small cleaning business and specialized in cleaning offices and houses in the small area that I was from. I quickly built up five customers and each month would travel to their location to carry out my duties. By the end of the […]

New Year, New Space

Monday, January 23rd, 2017

I could only open the front door half way and managed to squeeze in tripping over a box as I did. Meet my hall and now stock room for my job. Every day when I leave or arrive home I squeeze and trip over and it all started from a plan to do a few […]

We Need More Room at the Inn

Wednesday, December 7th, 2016

18 days and counting to go to the big day and with more visitors coming to stay then a hotel, we need more room at the Inn. It must be time to tackle the spare room. We call it a spare room but it is anything but. It has many uses, launderette fully equipped with […]

Storing For Christmas

Tuesday, November 15th, 2016

Storing For Christmas Every year I say that this Christmas I will be more organized in terms of buying presets earlier. And yet, somehow, I get to Christmas week without a present bought! I then have the mad dash to not only buy but to hide the gifts in a house with limited storage and […]

Space Elf Storage

Wednesday, December 23rd, 2015

New Celebrity Customer! Christmas time is a time of magic. And no one does magic better than Father Christmas himself. But let’s be honest, Santa has enough to do with travelling 510,000,000km and carrying 840,000 tonnes of presents! So naturally he does not also make all the toys himself. That job he leaves to his […]

Hiding Christmas Presents

Thursday, December 17th, 2015

Hiding Christmas Presents   For better or worse, kids are curious. And never more so than at Christmas time. If there are presents in the house, they’re gonna find them (and possibly ruin the loveliest lie that they will ever fall for in their lives!). So to prevent this catastrophe here are a few suggestions […]

Storage Origins in Ancient China

Wednesday, May 27th, 2015

Did you know?…. Self Storage as a concept began in China around 6,000 years ago… According to storage legend the birthplace of self storage was in what is now Xi’an, China. Xi’an is known as being the starting point of the Silk Road, Asia’s great old trade route. It is also celebrated as one of […]

Baby Stuff

Wednesday, April 29th, 2015

Baby Stuff Having a child is a life changing experience. The world will never look quite the same again. In this new world that you have stepped into there are only two types of people – parents and non-parents. Your bundle of joy is a small bundle. No bigger than a sack of potatoes. But […]

The Joy of Storage

Friday, March 13th, 2015

Dublin Bus number 140 does not go to Finglas, the 140 goes to IKEA. IKEA is more than a store. IKEA is a destination. If you haven’t been to IKEA-town it is a unique retail experience. Shoppers move at their leisure through departments choosing items writing down their choices with pencils. Later they pick all […]