Storage queries you may have

What is self storage?

It’s do-it-yourself storage, tailored to your unique needs. Whether your looking for a space to store domestic or business items, self storage offers you the freedom to locate them in secure premises with access when you need it.

Why use self storage?

You might choose domestic self storage for:

House Removals –  somewhere to store furniture during the process of moving.

House Renovation – a great way to keep your valuables out of harm’s way.

Moving Abroad – a safe-space for family items that may or may not go with you.

Travelling the World – whether it’s a Gap Year, or a long-awaited adventure, your belongings are securely stored whilst you’re away.

Sports Lovers – if your family are disappearing under your sports equipment, storage is a great solution.

Need a Bigger House – self storage can help out, till you can afford your dream house.

You might choose business self storage for:

Filing cabinets

Archived paperwork and documents

Spare desks, chairs, cupboards

Bulky or seasonal stock

Equipment used once in a while

How do I know I can trust Schepens as my storage provider?

We hold the very best standards of service that operate across the industry, covering the security and safety of storage units provided, and our premises in which they are stored.

What if I want to access to my stored objects at short notice?

Our storage is all about being able to access your goods at the most convenient times. Schepens opening hours are 7.30am – 6.00pm Monday to Friday and Saturday 9.00am – 12.00pm.

How long do I have to rent the space for?

Normally you would be looking for a self storage option over the medium to long term. There are always exceptions, however, and we aim to be flexible.

How much does it cost?

The cost is dependent upon the following factors:

  • What is the size if the self-storage unit?
  • How long do you need the storage for?
  • Are there additional services, such as insurance?

What can I store?

You are able to store most items, with these exceptions:

  • Drugs, firearms, explosives, dangerous weapons, illegal chemicals.
  • Food stuffs or items that could rot or perish.

Will my possessions be safe?

Our storage depot’s offer a secure environment for your goods, whether they be domestic or business. Where valuable items such as confidential documents, family papers, or valuable furniture is being stored, our storage unit maintains the humidity and temperature, as well as providing constant security surveillance such as CCTV and electronic gates.

Will my storage space be safe?

We have strong fencing around all our storage depot’s along with electronic key codes for exit and entry.

Will I be required to insure my items?

Your goods are your responsibility whilst they are stored in the unit, and your home contents insurance won’t normally cover them. We are able to offer insurance as part of the service, but if you value the items you are storing it’s a good idea to insure them yourself.

Is self storage only useful for big items?

Not at all! We provide a range of unit sizes and storage facilities. Rest assured we have you covered.

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Whatever your storage requirements Schepens can provide a simple solution!

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