Decluttering can help you get your life back on track
Most homeowners want more space in their home. We always strive for more space, no matter how much space you already have. However, adding an additional room the home isn’t always an option, plus it’s rather expensive. There’s no secret that many of us would jump at the chance of increasing the size of our living space. If only life was that simple.
But what if there was a way to gain more space in your home, without spending thousands on renovations and extensions, and without moving to a somewhere new!
Here’s our thoughts on how you can make more space at home.
Declutter your home
It’s very easy for a home to quickly become overrun with your belongings, possessions, treasured items and even just rubbish. There is probably a reason you had them, and that’s why you haven’t got rid of it yet. It might be something passed down the generations, or something that reminds you of a lost loved one, or children’s old school books that you want to keep for memories, for example. While these still hold sentimental value, they are taking up valuable space that could be put to better use.
By decluttering your home and clearing out your possessions to a safer space, or getting rid of stuff you no longer need, you can start to claim back space you have dreamed of. However, life can very often get in the way, and it isn’t always possible. Instead, our cupboards get more and more full, as do all other storage areas, like the lift or the garage. We all have very busy lives, so it’s hard to keep on top of it all, or hard to find the motivation to start decluttering.
When you start your decluttering process, there is no need to make an impulsive decision and get rid of something that you might regret down the line. Instead, you could look at putting some of these belongings into a safe and secure storage unit. That way, you can still quickly and easily get to your items if you find yourself needing them. Self storage will provide you the extra space in your home without having to extend or move to a new house, which may not be financially possible.
By using a self storage unit while decluttering, you will be able to store your belongings for as long as you need. Some people use self storage to store family heirlooms, artwork or old furniture, and others use it to store summer or seasonal items that you don’t need all year round!
Storage At Home
If you are hoping to put an extra room in your home, it will be more affordable for you to put your belongings into a self storage unit. That way, you can free up an already existing room, rather than having to do some extensions, or move home.
Work At Your Own Pace
People choose to declutter for any number of reasons. Perhaps you’ve received the exciting news that you are having a baby. Or perhaps you are having family stay with you over the holiday season, and you need to clear the spare bedroom.
One of the main reasons people struggle when decluttering is they try and take on too much at once, leaving them feeling overwhelmed, and deciding it’s easier to just give up!
With the help of a safe and secure self storage unit, you’ll be able to declutter at your own speed. If you only want to do a small bit at a time so you don’t get overwhelmed, you can, there’s nothing stopping you.
As well, if you fancy doing some late night decluttering and sorting, at RedSpot, you can. With 24/7 access, you can come and go as you please. Ideal if you get a sudden influx of motivation.
Think you are now ready?
If you have read our article, and you found a sudden influx of motivation to take on some decluttering, that’s great! The best time to start is now.
If you need a self storage unit to help you along side your decluttering mission, feel free to get in touch with our team today! You can contact us here>>