How Does Self Storage Work?

Here at 1st Self Storage we have made self-storage as easy as 123. 1. Decide what size unit you require. All sizes are listed here on our website 2. Call us direct on 01945 425118 to book. 3. To secure your unit, we ask you to pay your 1st month rental in advance. You...

What is Self-Storage?

Self-Storage is an industry that offers short- and long-term storage space to rent to either individuals or business. Although here in the UK self-storage is relatively new, in America it is estimated that there are around 52,000 storage facilities. A self-storage...

Self Storage Tips

Whether are decorating, downsizing or moving and need some temporary storage, how you pack and prepare is key.  Here are a few helpful tips on how to get the most out of your Self Storage space.   Organisation Although it might sound extreme and a little...

Military using Shipping Containers

Unlike other organisations, the military are constantly needing to move around and set up a temporary basis.  Having a base camp made from the more traditional bricks and mortar are not only costly and time consuming, they require a lot more preparation with footings...

Small Business Self-Storage

With over 30,000 small business starting up every year, moving straight into an office space or yard can be an expensive investment adding to an already tight budget. For a small monthly rental a standard 20ft self-storage container can give you a 160 square foot of...