Safe Working for Self-Storage Businesses

As the UK starts to return to a new normal, the British Association of Removers (BAR) has been giving advice to its members on how the self-storage industry can safely return to business. Safely return to business With the housing market back up and running, and people able to view houses again, now is the time to safely return to business for the self-storage industry. An increase in house sales will see an increase in residential customer use of self-storage facilities in the coming weeks. This means there should no longer be restrictions to certain customers, however, you may wish … Continue reading

UK Self-Storage Annual Industry Report 2020

The UK Self-Storage Annual Industry Report gives our self-storage customers great insights into how well the industry is performing and the growth prospects for the following year. Cushman & Wakefield launched the UK Self-Storage Annual Industry Report last month in Partnership with SSA. The report touches on the effect of the coronavirus and how successful self-storage companies will ride out the pandemic. Key results from the UK Self-Storage Annual Industry Report The report includes some key findings which will be extremely useful for our self-storage customers moving forward, including:  Occupancy on current lettable space is 76.2% down from 77.2% last … Continue reading

Quicksilver Removals and Storage Case Study

Quicksilver Removals and Storage is a premier movers and storage firm in the North East. With over 30 years’ experience, a sterling reputation and a desire to grow, in January 2019 the firm made the decision to expand its domestic and self-storage offering. That’s where Mr Box came in to help. After extensive research to find their perfect self-store partner, the team at Quicksilver got in touch with us. Joanne Ball, commercial business manager at the company said: “We were impressed by Mr Box’s professional approach. “A key selling point for us was the opportunity to feature on the Mr … Continue reading