We offer a range of packing materials to make sure your goods are securely packed.
New Storage Boxes
Large (approx 23" x 23" x 23") - £3.00
Medium (approx 24" x 16" x 18") - £2.50
Small (approx 15" x 9.5" x 11") - £1.50
Used Once Storage Boxes
Large - £1.50
Medium - £1.25
Small - £1.00
Large Wardrobe Carton - £6.00
Document Archive Box - £2.50
Bubble Wrap - £0.80p per metre
Dust sheet - £2.50
Parcel Tape - £1.50
Fragile Tape - £2.50
Tape Gun + 1 Roll Parcel Tape - £7.00
Padlock - £3.50
We work with local removal companies to help make your house move run smoothly. Ask us for more details whether you need someone who specialises in a specific type of removal, for example piano transportation or you just need a man with a van.
Sofas would be better stored on their end to maximise space.
Beds, wardrobes, tables should be dismantled wherever possible.
Fridges & freezers should be fully defrosted, cleaned & left with doors ajar.
Use wardrobes & chest of drawers to store boxes, giving you extra room.
Boxes should be filled to capacity if possible to avoid tipping when stacked.
Store heavy items in smaller boxes.
Allow large & heavy items to form the base of the storage. with lighter items on the top.
Wardrobe boxes will help your clothes keep their shape.
Clearly mark boxes with its contents, room & whether the contents are fragile.
Use bubble wrap to protect your TV, stereo, furniture & pictures.
Pictures & mirrors should be stacked upright to prevent breakages.
Remove batteries from electrical items to avoid corrosion.
Clean garden equipment & make sure your lawnmower is drained of petrol.
Position items you will need frequently at the front of the unit.
Cover your belongings with dust sheets.
Insure your goods. (This is compulsory. We can provide this if your house insurance does not already cover your goods.)
At Self Storage Standish we keep our prices low and aim to give you the very best price possible. In the unlikely event that you find a different self storage company with a cheaper quote than us, just let us know and we'll be happy to match it!