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COVID-19 – Message from our CEO

Message to our customers and visitors:

Latest Update, Victoria commences Level 3 Lockdown from 8th July 2020.

The situation with Covid-19 is changing constantly and our company is adapting to this every day.

We are committed to the safety of our customers and employees, and also to sustaining the activities of the customers that use our services for a range of reasons. Despite the changes being implemented, all of the Kennards Self Storage team is committed to minimising any inconvenience and indeed will be providing an exceptional experience while also ensuring the highest level of safety.

Opening Hours – We remain open and are operating as normal. While many businesses have high contact with people, and are considered non-essential, self storage has very low contact. We are mindful that many of our customers support a range of industries that are essential. These include contractors, emergency activities, suppliers to health industry and also charities. We are a link in the chain of essential services and will endeavour to operate as normal.

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So How Much Can You Fit In a Cubic Metre Locker?

One cubic metre doesn’t sound like much, but you’d be surprised how much you can squeeze into a space that size.

Kennards Self Storage in Ultimo is the perfect location for your locker storage needs, with nearly 100 lockers across two buildings there is almost always one available.

So how much can you fit in a cubic metre storage locker? Confused? Don’t worry, we’ve figured it out for you.

A single cubic metre locker can snugly fit up to 18 Kennards Archive Boxes!! To put that into perspective, that will fit around:

– 267,840 Pokemon cards
– 504 Beanie babies
– 4,320 supermarket mini shop collectables or;
– 324 rolls of toilet paper

That’s a lot of stuff!

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“I’ve shut my shop, got out of my lease and am going 100% online” How Kennards Business Storage was there to help.

Phone, wallet, keys….. hand sanitiser? As I packed up my laptop for the day and looked outside ready to leave, a once bustling street was bare.

Our office, in the bustling hub that is Macquarie Park, Sydney had become a ghost town. Streets lined with office complexes were empty, team members told to hand in the their access passes or to stay home until further notice. It was out of this world!

For years friends have always been fascinated with my attraction to the storage industry, they would say things like “Storage? What is it that holds you there, really? After 15 years’ experience in the business, I’d often provide a well-worn reply “there’s more to it than you think” You’d be surprised how many people we help” It’s the human stories and company culture that keep us here.

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Brisbane is Booming

The next 5 years are looking brighter for Brisbane Southern suburbs. Major construction works on Cross River Rail project are due to complete in 2024. The upgrade will deliver major accessibility upgrades to six stations in Southern of Brisbane including Yeerongpilly, Salisbury, Rocklea, Moorooka, Yeronga and Fairfield. Brisbane’s population is booming and Cross River Rail development is making the southern suburbs even more attractive for families, students and even singles.

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One Might Say “It’s More Than Self Storage…

“Good morning, Welcome to Kennards Self Storage! How may I assist you?” Yes. You are dealing with a genuine and truthful person. Whether your enquiry is via telephone or face to face, you can be assured that you are talking to a person who cares about all aspects of your storage needs. We are attentive to details; we care about you from the time you make your initial enquiry with us. Your journey starts with us from there and we make sure it is a memorable one. You are literally part of the Kennards’ family!

At Kennards Gladesville, it is very simple and straight forward, we pay attention to you. We listen to your storage needs carefully. We offer a wide range of storage solutions to meet your needs.

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Looking For Self Storage On The Sunshine Coast?

Weather permitting, we are all systems go for a July opening of another brand new quality Self Storage centre. Positioned at the gateway to the Sunshine Coast, Kennards Self Storage Baringa will neatly compliment the Stockland Aura Business Park precinct.

The centre will have a little something for everyone and be particularly accessible to residents and businesses of the Caloundra area.

The drive around centre will host 52 single car garage spaces all offering premium driveway access and 77 open spaces suitable for boats, caravans and cars, and jet skis. Of course don’t let that fool you, there’s also another 15 storages sizes to choose from starting at our compact 1x1x1m lockers, a nice tidy lock away for luggage storage or camping equipment.

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More Space, Less Stress

One of the great aspects of Kennards Self Storage that I mention to potential new customers is that we try to make your move as easy and stress free as possible. We work with you, to ensure the outcome is what you would expect from a premium Kennards self storage centre.

Kennards Storage offers both long term and short-term storage options. With these options, storage customers will only pay for the time the storage unit is used. When you move out any days’ in which you have paid for and not used, will be refunded back into your pocket.

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How Much Does Storage Cost?

The most commonly asked question when searching for information about storage in Google is “How much does storage cost?”. There are approximately 500K searches for storage Australia wide increasing on average 12% each year. The data suggests that storage is a growing need for people in Australia.

So how much does storage cost?

Typically in the industry, storage rent is paid monthly in advance with costs varying depending on the size and position of the storage space within a facility as well as the location of the storage facility itself.

What do I mean!

Size does matter, make sure you work out exactly how much space you need. That way you don’t pay for storage you don’t need. Typically, the bigger the space the higher the cost. If you need help, most storage operators have a size calculator available to use on their website. You can also contact the storage centre direct and speak with a Team Member who has been extensively trained to help customers work out exactly how much space you need.

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Kennards Self Storage Adelaide, Your Local Neighbour

If you are a local resident in the Adelaide suburb of Panorama you’ve likely driven past our signature Orange and Blue storage centre. Located on Goodwood Road our customers are familiar with the rows of street facing storage unit roller doors, I am sure you know the ones I am talking about. Spoiler alert …. those roller doors are just a façade so you will remember us. The real gems, are securely locked away behind our P.I.N activated gate.

If you are in the throes of moving and trying to find a storage solution in Adelaide its time you gave us a call.

As the pioneers of Self Storage in Australia we’ve been in the game a long time, our expert team will be able to help you comfortably navigate the process.

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Kennards Self Storage Prices in Sydney

If you are looking for the best value storage units in Sydney, Kennards is the answer.

With 39 locations and over 34,000 storage spaces, there is always a great deal to be found. These could include the cheapest storage in Sydney.

Storage prices vary by location and prices change regularly. There are also a range of sizes.

Storage unit prices are also cheaper for upper level units. These are still easy access with generous lifts and an abundance of moving carts.

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