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Self Storage Facility, What Matters To You?

People store for many reasons. Whether it is for business or private storage, the needs and expectations of each storer are different. From the day you make an enquiry to the day you store your precious belongings in the storage facility, these are things to look out for when choosing your storage centre:

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Top 5 Pointers for Christmas

Let Kennards Self Storage Artarmon be your ‘Star’ this Christmas

It’s getting closer to that time of the year again, when Santa starts to prepare for that one day of the year that puts a smile on everyone’s face… Christmas. But are you prepared? Here at Kennards Self Storage Artarmon (3 Fredrick St Artarmon – Next to SBS Studios) we like to help our customers go from ‘stressed to rest’ with our storage solutions for you this Christmas. Here are our Top 5 pointers this Christmas to make it ‘easy-peasy lemon squeezy’.

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Get To Know What Sizes We Have To Offer!

The Sydney housing market has grown 1.7% in October just passed and in the current quarter the Sydney market has grown a total of 5%. This is also showing in the increased demand for self-storage as homeowners prepare for the big move to a new house or unit.

Whether you are beginning to de-clutter to put your house on the market, in-between moves in the cooling off period or building a new home, Kennards Self Storage are here to assist with your storage needs. We also know moving houses can be stressful and dates can change which is why we offer pro-rata refunds, so there is no need to worry if you vacate mid billing cycle as we will refund you your unused rent.

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Renovators Dream

Owning a property is one of the largest challenges we all face. Finding the right place then getting a loan to purchase, then going through the ordeal of securing the purchase can make anyone go mad.

Once purchased we then usually go into renovation mode. From freshening up the paint to changing the flooring from that horrible carpet from the 80’s are usually the first jobs we get to. We all strive to improve our lifestyle and improving where we live is a part of that.

The other side of the story is selling an old tired home. How do we get top dollar for our old place. Improving the sale price is what everyone wants. The challenge here is to spend some money to improve the sale price but not to spend that much that it negates the money that goes into your pocket at the end. Improving the kerb appeal of your home is a good cost-effective way to start adding value.

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Staying Safe During Bushfire Season

The bushfire season is upon us, the current hotter temperatures, with low humidity and high winds is the perfect recipe for bush fires.

Being prepared and staying safe during a bushfire is critical to everyones survival. Here are seven tips to surviving a bushfire as recommended by the CFS (South Australian Country Fire Service).

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Save on Storage Hot Deals

Like Woolworth’s & Coles introducing “The Odd Bunch” for fruit and vegetables. Fresh supermarket produce that doesn’t look perfect, but still has the same great taste and comes at a cheaper price. Department stores who move merchandise to the basement level and sell at heavily reduced prices, aptly named “bargain basement” deals! Designed to move stock that has been sitting in the store for too long.

Everyone loves a bargain!

Kennards Self Storage have introduced “Hot Deals” bargain basement storage spaces that may not look pretty or haven’t rented in a long time, but still perfect for someone wishing store at a cheaper price.

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Insert Your Business Here…

Since opening our unique Beacon of Orange Roller doors to the Southern Highlands in May 2015, a lot has transformed for not only the Centre but also our Branding in the Southern Highlands region.

From within the Self Storage section we offer over 6,000 square metres of space consisting of 450 units to choose from, we also Enterprise/Business Storage.

The Enterprise/ Business Storage is great for any point of the business. Whether you are a young and new start-up Company wanting to minimise your overheads, whether you have been doing it for some time and wanting to minimise your overheads or whether you need to relocate your business out of the family home or wanting to brand yourself alongside a trusting home grown Australian Brand.

Kennards Self Storage Mittagong is your best contender.

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The Most Liveable City Melbourne

Melbourne topped the most liveable city seven years running on the “Global Liveability index” only to be bumped off by Vienna in 2019.

Rounding up the front runners included Melbourne, Sydney, Osaka (Japan) and Calgary (Canada).

Melbourne has held the top spot for the past seven years. So what makes Melbourne such a liveable city?

Melbourne has one of the strongest healthcare systems in the world. It has high quality public and private systems supported by world-class research and development institutions and thriving medtech and pharma industries.

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Santa Claus is Coming to Town

The festive season has always been a great time of year for families. Long summer days with BBQ’s and get togethers. It’s a lot of fun seeing children’s excitement grow each day in the lead up to Santa coming.

For years the problem of having the space to cater for guests has been a tough one to solve. The other problem is where do we hide all that Christmas shopping from the Kids and loved ones. The last thing you want is to have a little one find Santa’s suit in mum or dads cupboard prior to Santa’s arrival.

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Nowhere To Put It? Keep It At Kennards!

Just off Victoria Street located at 151 Capel Street, Kennards Self Storage North Melbourne is a busy and vibrant storage centre in close proximity to the historical Victoria Market and CBD area of Melbourne.

If you’re a Melbourne University student or even a market store holder, you might have a need to store goods while you go home over the Christmas break or ideally if you are going overseas. It’s  cheaper than renting a premises for a few months. At Kennards there are no leases, no bonds and no legals,  you only pay for the time you use.

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