Self Storage Tips for First Timers

There are many reasons why you may choose to hire secure storage in E14. Whether it be moving to a new house and needing somewhere to store your belongings in the interim or simply just requiring somewhere to store extra belongings. Using self storage in East London for the first time can be confusing, so we’ve put together some of our top tips to maximise your space!

Work out how much space you need to before you decide

It can be extremely difficult when it comes to knowing what size storage units in E14 to hire. Before you go ahead and decide, measure the belongings that you need to store. Add up the measurements and then choose the unit which best suits you. Fortunately, we have secure self-storage in E14 ranging from 20-150 sqft. If you’re still struggling to visualise the size, we have a useful size guide on our website


One of the most important things you can do when it comes to making the most of self-storage Canary Wharf is preparation. Make a list of everything you need to store and keep track of it. Otherwise, you run the risk of forgetting some items.

Label everything

If it’s personal belongings you’re going to be storing, then be sure to pack everything into boxes. If you’re packing up items which belong in multiple rooms, we recommend packing your items in an organised manner, i.e. pack all plates, cutlery and other kitchen utensils in one box and then label it ‘kitchen.’

What can we do to help?

Don’t panic! We’re not a faceless corporation. If you’re a first timer hiring secure storage in E14. We’re always happy to help! If you do not have enough packaging we can provide you with a range of materials. Including: boxes, wrapping and moving products, polythene covers, padlocks, bubble wrap and specialist cartons so you can ensure your belongings are protected.

If you would like more information about how Store That can help you when it comes to secure self-storage in E14, give us a call today on 020 7515 1300.