Do you currently run out of space, or you have more belongings than you comfortably keep at home? Are you in desperate need of spare room to move some of your belongings into? Do you have more than one car and you're looking for a garage to park them? Desperate for a spare room? Has it been a while since you could actually park your car in your garage? Is your office cupboard currently filled up with documents and files and you're looking for a safe place to transfer them to? If your answer to the above questions is yes, then you've had to keep reading. Safestore, a UK based storage company is one such online store you might want to consider giving a try.
Safestore is a storage company that is headquartered in the UK. The company began in 1998 with the purchase of 3 freehold properties in London. In 2004, Safestore acquired Mentmore PLC who were trading under the ‘Spaces’ brand. The acquisition added 31 freeholds/long leasehold and 16 short leasehold stores, under the ‘Spaces’ brand and seven sites in France under the ‘Une Pièce en Plus’ brand. This created a chain of 79 stores. In 2005 Safestore, invested significant capital into the Spaces stores to improve the facilities offered and re-branding to create a national company under the Safestore brand. In 2009 the numbers of stores in Safestore increased to 100 with two business centres trading under its name. The company asserts to currently boast of over 43,700 customers and 163 stores, and claim to be amongst UK’s largest and Europe’s second-largest provider of self-storage solutions. They claim their strength lies in their ability to combine a deep understanding of a rapidly expanding growth market with the commercial and operational skills to provide flexible self-storage solutions for its expanding UK and European customer base.
Products and Services of Safestore
Safestore operates three central modes of storage services. Firstly, they offer personal storage services. Within this category, the available options are Moving house storage, Life event storage, Furniture storage, Luggage Storage, Motorbike storage, Student storage, Decluttering and Traveling storage. The second category of their service is business storage service. In this category, they offer Lock up garages, a storehouse for Online retailers, Stock Storage, Warehouse Storage, Tool storage, Document & Archive Storage, Business Case Storage and Office Storage. The third mode of storage is student storage. They claim to have units of different sizes that can easily accommodate furniture and different kinds of household goods and personal items. These facilities are claimed to help keep customers at ease knowing their properties are properly and say stored until they are ready to use them. It also eliminates the stress of looking for safe places to store goods maybe during moving or large purchases that one doesn't have enough room to accommodate. Amongst their services, they also offer, insurance policy, and they have teamed up with DHL service point and Europcar to offer standard delivery services across the UK.