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Santa Has a New Workshop

Tuesday, December 12th, 2017

It’s that time of year again. The children are counting down the days, the stockings are hung, the presents are getting wrapped and the magic is growing by the day. My children are five and six this year and this year their excitement seems to have grown by a million per cent. Every day they […]

November the perfect month for a clear out!

Tuesday, November 7th, 2017

So Halloween is behind us and before the jingle bells start ringing, before the relatives book their flights to visit or before you even allow the kids to think about writing letters.. you must tackle the problem that is staring you in the face. How on earth will it all fit? Your three bedroom house […]

Can I Park My Cart Here?

Wednesday, October 4th, 2017

I set up my business 5 years ago and it was a seasonal business specializing in all things Christmas. It included jumpers, decorations, kid’s treats and everything jolly for the festive season. Each year between September and December I would open my doors and literally resemble one of Santa’s elves trying to ensure everyone had […]

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 […]