For many of us, when we picture the archetypal dream home we think about a huge property with spacious rooms and a large garden. However, more and more people are turning to smaller properties as they discover the benefits a compact home can bring. Whether it’s parents downsizing after their children have flown the nest or first-time buyers looking for an affordable and manageable property, smaller properties are proving to be a smart investment for many.

To begin with, there can be financial advantages as a smaller home is likely to come with smaller mortgage payments, lower maintenance costs and smaller heating bills. In practical terms, smaller houses are much easier to clean and take care of, and it’s more difficult to lose items or build up large amounts of clutter in a smaller space. As our lives become busier with work, hobbies and family commitments, smaller homes can make our lives easier.

Although there are many benefits to be gained from moving to a smaller space, one potential drawback is that you may not have space for all the items that are important to you. Thankfully, there are options other than selling or donating all your possessions, and one of them is our professional storage service.

We offer premium storage in Chelmsford and throughout the entire Essex region, giving you a safe and secure place to keep the items you don’t want to get rid of. From furniture, appliances and work equipment, to precious mementoes and family heirlooms, we will take excellent care of any item you entrust to our storage service, making sure it is securely packed into one of our strong containers before transporting it to our secure facility where it will be kept until you request that we deliver it back to you. Don’t hesitate to get in touch if you’d like to learn more about our storage service or get a quote.