Declutter Your Home In The New Year With Self Storage In Devon & Cornwall
17th December 2012
Decluttering can have a positive effect on how your home makes you feel and the New Year is an excellent opportunity to declutter your house and create more space.
Taking down the Christmas tree instantly makes your front room feel bigger but why stop there? Make decluttering your New Year's resolution for 2013 and restore a bit of calm and order to your home.
Benefits of Decluttering Your Home
Many of us admit that a good tidy up has a therapeutic effect once we survey the results. Decluttering is simply sorting out what items you want to keep and where to store them so that your living space is organised and feels more spacious.
Having a clutter free living space has many positive effects. It can bring a sense of harmony and makes you feel less stressed and distracted. It makes it easier to find the things you are looking for and makes your home look and feel nicer.
How to Begin Decluttering
Decluttering is more than just hiding away things you don't use. Decide what you want to keep and what you no longer need. If you can't remember the last time you used something then the chances are you don't need it!
You may decide to throw some belongings in the bin or donate some to a charity shop. You may want to keep other items because they have sentimental value, seasonal use or are too valuable to discard.
Decide where the best place to store these is. Cupboards can quickly become disorganised and full and simply moving everything out of sight defeats the purpose of decluttering. Sometimes there is free space in the loft or cellar but fluctuating temperatures or difficult access can mean these places are not suitable for many belongings. Not all modern homes have gardens or sheds and wooden sheds are not always completely weatherproof.
If you need to create more space at home then low cost self storage is often the best solution. There are a range of storage unit types and sizes to suit different requirements and budgets and self storage probably doesn't cost as much as you think.
Contact Your Local Self Storage Company For Decluttering Advice
We have self storage branches across Devon and Cornwall with facilities in Exeter, Plymouth, Torquay, Paignton, St Austell, Barnstaple, Ipplepen and Newton Abbot.
Our friendly staff will be able to advise on the most suitable size and type. We have staff available at all our sites who can help you unload and have forklift facilities as well.
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Finish Decluttering By Moving Into Self Storage
You can choose to move your belongings into storage yourself or take advantage of our professional removals service.
We also offer customers moving into self storage at our Heathfield branch a free Mobile Collect & Store service within a 20 mile radius of Newton Abbot.