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Stress Free Move

Moving Home: Ten Ways To Make It Stress Free

Moving house? Counting down the days until you’re in your new pad? Excited about the space, the location, the garden? Or are you so stressed you’re beginning to wonder why you agreed to move in the first place? Make a cuppa, take five minute and relax with our expert guide to a stress-free move. Get organised It’s never too early to start planning. Consider which professional services you are going to need – solicitors, estate agents, removal firms and storage solutions – are start looking into the best and most cost-effective solutions for you. Make a list Make that a Read more


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How to organise your eBay office

Customers today are choosing to buy online rather than hit the High Street. This means that savvy entrepreneurs are setting up shop on the likes of Etsy and eBay. Boutique owners can make good profit with minimal overheads by working at home. One thing that any shop owner will tell you is that the biggest challenge for online businesses can be storing stock. Whether you sell branded bottles or bespoke clothing, it is essential that you organise your eBay office. Here we show you how. Clear Desk Cute pen holders and post-it notes are great for Instagram, but they Read more


wardrobe storage

Fall in love with wardrobe storage

The last of the summer sunshine is peeking through the clouds, but there is no denying that the temperatures have taken a tumble. Rather than mourn the loss of the British Summer, now is the time to embrace the new season with a new wardrobe. Pulling out your classic cashmere and cosy knits is fun, but few of us have closets large enough to store a year’s worth of clothes. If you struggle to accommodate your summer and winter wardrobe in your home, then self-storage is the perfect solution. Safe as houses When storing precious items such as wedding Read more


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Four things every student needs to know

Students across the country are celebrating results and gearing up for the next chapter. Heading off to college and university is an adventure, and for many, it is their first proper taste of independent living. If you are moving into student accommodation this September, check out our top tips to make your life a little easier. Learn to cook Students are renowned for living on cereal and beans on toast, but in order to survive fresher’s year you are going to need a little more in the way of sustenance. Ask relatives for a few lessons on basic cooking Read more


Move to St Albans

Make the move to St Albans

House sales begin to rise towards the end of the summer and now is the perfect time to start scouting out new towns and cities. Today we put the spotlight on St Albans and showcase why this city is well worth a visit as a potential new home for families and professionals alike. Location Location St Albans provides the perfect bolt hole for those working in and around London. The city is located on the commuter belt, north of London, making it ideal for those wanting to live outside the capital but still be within easy access. You can Read more


100 Sq. Ft

Finding a storage solution you can trust

You might have already heard of peer-to-peer storage – finding someone local with a spare room or garage they’re willing to rent out. In principle it sounds great, being able to declutter your home and store your stuff somewhere nearby, but in reality it can be strewn with pitfalls. Access If your new storage space in within someone’s home, you may have to make arrangements in advance to gain access. This could make things tricky, particularly if they are hard to get hold of, away on holiday or you realise last minute that you need to find something. At Magenta, Read more


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How to convert your spare room into a nursery

With the newest Royal making his appearance last month, baby fever appears to be sweeping the nation. If there is one thing that babies come with it is a lot of accessories, and your spare room is about to be filled with everything from bottles to baby rompers. If you are expecting your very own little prince or princess in the next few months, check out our top tips to convert a spare room into a nursery in your home. Kon Mari your clothes Is your spare room currently your closet? Unless you have space to keep a small Read more


Nottingham City

Five reasons why you should move to Nottingham

If you are looking for a multicultural city filled with heritage then look no further than Nottingham. From hustle and bustle to historic hideaways, there is something for everyone in this East Midlands city. Read on to find out five reasons why you should consider a move to Nottingham. Best for Students Thinking of going to University this year? Why not choose to study in Nottingham. This vibrant city is popular with students thanks to its choice of universities, not to mention the coffee shops and night life. Best for Schools Whilst on the subject of education, Nottingham boasts Read more


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KonMari your space with Magenta

Only keep things that spark joy. Unless you have been living under a rock, you will know that this trademark phrase belongs to uber organiser Marie Kondo. This tiny Japanese consultant is responsible for the decluttering of homes across the globe, with her KonMari Method. If the saying tidy home, tidy mind is true, then Marie Kondo is bringing about more than just freed up space, but a freer way of life too. If you are as inspired to declutter your drawers then you might like to consider these factors first. Size of space If you are organising a one-bedroom apartment Read more


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How Magenta Storage makes business a breeze

Trying to shake off the winter blues? After a month of diets and deadlines (were you doing your tax return in January too?) February can be a breath of fresh air. Thanks to Valentine’s Day and a shorter month, this can be the perfect time to kick start a bit of early spring cleaning. If your surplus stock needs storing or you are looking to expand in the new season, Magenta Storage can help. Get archiving Whether you are customer facing or an online operation, you will benefit from having a well organised work space. Cluttered counters and stacked Read more




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