Moving House Checklist: Last Minute Tips You Need to Know

When moving to a new house, careful and forward planning are absolutely necessary to minimise stress. This list covers all of the important tasks you will need to complete, starting at a little over a month before the big move right up until moving day. Four Weeks Before Under normal circumstances, one month may seem like a long time. However, for someone who is in the process of packing up their belongings and moving into a new home, there is plenty to squeeze in in such a short amount of time. At this point, you should have discussed the exchange … Continue reading

Tips to Make More Space in Your Home This Christmas

During the festive season, it’s likely that your house will become home to a whole host of family and friends that you don’t often see throughout the year. In that case, getting your home prepared to host should be on the top of your list. First, it’s time to create some much-needed space. Sell Items You No Longer Need When is a better time to have a major clear out than the time leading up to Christmas? We understand that this can seem like a huge, daunting task but creating piles to throw away, give to charity and to sell … Continue reading

Self-Storage for Students

Whether you’re a University fresher, a recent graduate, or you’ve decided to spread your wings and spend some time experiencing a gap year or completing seasonal work abroad, you may be looking for somewhere that you can store your belongings for some time. University students can accumulate a lot of belongings during their time away from home, so much so that moving back into their parents’ home can often seem like an impossible task for one simple reason: limited space. Similarly, if you’re due to start University and want to have your belongings a little closer to your campus halls, … Continue reading

Who Needs A Garage? Try A Storage Container

Garages are all too often used to store junk, old bikes, and disused garden furniture or tools. If you want to reclaim your garage space a storage container is a great solution. Moving all your garage belongings into a container, either on your property or in a self-storage facility, frees up your garage for its proper use – storing your car. Continue reading

Moving In A Hurry: 4 Tips For Success

Moving in a hurry

There are all sorts of reasons you might need to move in a hurry. Maybe you need to break your lease because your apartment isn’t working out. Maybe you’re selling a home and got an offer earlier than you expected. Maybe you need to move to start a job immediately. No matter the cause, moving quickly can be stressful–but the following tips can help you succeed. Continue reading

Mr Box Acquired By Multi-national Company Mobile Mini

Container sales and hire business, Mr Box Ltd, has been acquired by Mobile Mini, a leading hirer of portable site accommodation and secure storage containers, with its global headquarters in Arizona, USA and UK operations based in Stockton-on-Tees.

Mr Box, based at Great Blakenham near Ipswich, services customers across the UK and has a fleet of approximately 2,600 containers for hire, as well as a substantial container sales and conversion business. The company has built a reputation for superb customer service and has established a position as a niche supplier to the fast-growing self-storage industry. Continue reading