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The Great Attic Clear-Out

Monday, August 28th, 2017

As I open the small door and pull the ladder down for my attic I can honestly say that I have no idea what is even up there. I had vowed to myself that if I didn’t miss it I didn’t need it and with having two small children with an ever growing wardrobe and […]

A customer’s journey home

Monday, July 31st, 2017

I had lost my job in 2009 when the recession hit and we had been thinking about moving abroad. We went along to an exhibition in Dublin and met employers from all over the world trying to tempt us to move. It was at this exhibition that I was offered a position in Canada. We […]

Looking into the future with Space Storage

Friday, June 23rd, 2017

I started my business in 1996 and have a team of 30 technicians working for me. We started off as a small business and expanded very quickly. We cover areas from Dublin to Galway, Cork and Wexford. Within 10 years of opening we had two offices in Dublin and depots in Cork and Galway and […]

When Your House Needs Space for One More

Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017

We found out the good news two weeks ago, our life was about to change and in nine short months we were going to welcome a beautiful new baby into our lives and very small two bedroom cottage. I worked from home and the second bedroom had always doubled as an office and extra wardrobe […]

Buying Our First Home

Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

Finally the day arrived when the offer was accepted on our first house and we could not wait to receive our keys and get moving on making this place our home. With this in mind we gave notice to our landlord on our two bedroom apartment we had been renting for the last six years. […]

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 […]