When self storage can help during your house move

  • Decluttering: giving an impression of more space can make your property easier to sell.
  • Space to sort: move out things that you’re unlikely to need on a day-to-day basis to avoid piles of boxes stacked up.
  • Downsizing: if you are moving into a smaller property but still want to keep some of your possessions then keeping them in storage makes sense.
  • Moving in together: if you’ve got 2 of everything, it can be helpful to store some of your belongings while you work out what you both need and like.
  • Waiting for the perfect property: if you’ve sold your home but not yet found the next one, self-storage can be a short-term solution. Take only what you need and leave everything else packed up for the final move.
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Why choose Shurgard when you’re moving home

Here are some reasons why Shurgard is great when you are in between houses.

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Choose the unit size you need

Whether you need to store a few boxes or the contents of your whole house, you can find a unit that’s right.

You’ll find a unit close by

We have 44 self storage facilities in London and the Thames Valley.

Safe and secure

Your belongings are in safe hands. We have electronic gate access and CCTV. Your storage unit is secured with your own lock and key.

Convenient access

We offer extended access hours so you can freely drop off or pick up things as needed.

You don’t pay a deposit

We understand that you’ve got enough to pay out for when you’re moving home.

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New to self storage?

Moving checklist

Stress less, move better. Use our moving checklist for a smooth move.

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Storage size calculator

Do you have a list of items that you need to store? Calculate the space you need.

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How self storage works

Self storage with Shurgard is easy. You can rent a storage unit in just 3 steps.

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Our storage unit sizes

Examples of our different storage unit sizes and how to choose the right one.

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Packing tips

Everything you need to know on how to pack and protect your belongings.

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