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Home Inventory Apps

Home Inventory Apps

Is your home getting cluttered and you never seem to know where you’ve put things? Or maybe you have a garage or loft full of unlabelled boxes, and you’re dreading the time where you must brave the mammoth task of sorting it all out? Fear not – there’s always a way to make life easier now, and technology has provided us all with a cheap and easy way to keep an inventory that you can update and save with a minimal amount of effort and that by downloading a home inventory app.

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Great Reasons to Move to London

London is an amazing place – there really is no other city like it. That’s why thousands of people chose to relocate to work or study in the capital every year. Fort Box is very proud to be part of this unique and vibrant city, and we’ve been lucky enough to work with thousands of Londoners and people who have relocated here.

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How Storage can Help Landlords in St. John’s Wood & Chelsea

St. John’s Wood and Chelsea are renowned for being prime residential areas in London and being a landlord in either can be a great way to run a profitable and successful business – especially if you have properties in both! Even when there are blips in the housing market, rental values the residential properties for these areas rarely suffer and people are still drawn to live or stay in these areas for long-term and temporary periods.

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Smarter Uses of Space – Self Storage

The spaces where we live our lives are often overlooked in their importance. However, at Fort Box, one of the messages we discuss at length with our customers is the importance of the spaces where they live and work in. The places where you eat, where you sleep, where you watch TV or listen to music, where you entertain your friends and spend time with your family; the places where you meet with your team to discuss that week’s agenda, the places you make crucial decisions and game-changing business proposals – it’s within these spaces that a lot of our lives exist, and it’s of utmost importance to make the most out of them.  Continue reading “Smarter Uses of Space – Self Storage”

London Start-ups First Home

It’s time to make a stand – you’re ready to announce yourself as one of London’s next entrepreneurs. The business plan has been written and rewritten numerous times, the budget is set, the cash flow and hypothetical forecasts are in place, you’ve spoken to an accountant and you’re in the process of registering your business. You’ve spent the last twelve-months raising finances, you have a proposed client list, enough money for you to survive the first year – and now it’s time to take the next vital step – your new start-up company needs a home.

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Storage for Retailers in Central London

West End Retailers – Save 90+% on Rent Costs for Storage 15 minutes from Bond Street

London’s West End is not only renowned for its entertainment – it has a plethora of luxury retail stores which are the envy of all of the world’s capital cities. You won’t find anywhere which boasts the sheer amount of high-end retail outlets, offering top brand names and unique clothing items, within such a close proximity to each other.

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Student Storage Central London

Students of Central London are taking active control of their storage needs and the safety and security of their possessions. London is an ideal setting for students – it’s a city where culture and historical, the contemporary and the classic converge, and it’s where innovation continues to drive the city. And where does this start? A great place is university, and one of the most important skillsets any future leader or entrepreneur can gain is autonomy – being able to take control of situations on our own, and this skill isn’t just something for the study or workplace, it’s something students can test out when they evaluate their storage requirements.

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London E-commerce Business

E-commerce is one of the most popular up and coming sectors in modern business, and savvy entrepreneurs in London are jumping in with two feet. One of the key aspects for this is the possibility of fast returns, and if you are naturally organised and can work out what your niche is within the e-commerce industry, you can quickly have a cash flow that starts to repay your initial investment. There’s less face to face interaction needed to gain sales – a lot of e-commerce advertising and marketing is web-based, meaning you don’t have to undertake lengthy meetings and negotiations to get your start-up under way.

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Stress Free London Removals

Relocating is a reality many of us have to undertake at least once in our lives, if not several times. The reasons for relocation vary – a new job in a new city or part of London, upgrading from a smaller to a larger property, moving from a rental property to your first house. Moving is a new chapter in our lives, and that can be exciting, but the process of relocating is not for the faint of heart.

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Store Important Documents

One of the current business improvement trends that a lot of companies in major cities like London are undertaking is the reduction of their company’s carbon footprint. It’s essential that every business understands its role in reducing carbon emissions, as we, as a collective of businesses operating in London, do our part in combatting climate change.

A lot of London’s businesses have already adopted measures to reduce the amount of paper they use, and with a plethora of cloud-storage services, it’s now more efficient to save, store, and share a lot of documents without ever printing them.

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