07Jun/16
wine storage

Useful Tips For Starting and Storing a Wine Collection

Wine collecting is becoming an increasingly popular hobby. Here we look at some useful tips to help you get it right selecting and then storing a wine collection and avoid common pitfalls if you’re just starting out.

Wine drinking has always been popular, but over the last few years it’s popularity has grown enormously with specialist wine cellars reporting large increases in interest and sales. Because of this increase in wine drinking, naturally, more collectors and experts will emerge. However, not everybody starts off collecting with a wine cellar or similar specialised storage area. In fact, it really isn’t recommended that anyone jumps into wine collecting properly without considering best practises first. This ensures any investment you do make remains secure, safe and actually stays an investment in the future.

Here are some useful tips to help you get off to a great start in your new life as a wine collector…

02Jun/16
storing classic cars

Maintaining and Storing Classic Cars Safely Long-Term

Many people love keeping classic cars as a hobby. This article discusses maintaining them and keeping the vehicles in the best condition whilst they are stored for a period of time.

As the weather warms up, the weekends become the time to enjoy trips in your classic car. Winding country roads, the chug of the vehicle, the soft leather seats, the British countryside – it really is a lovely thing to do, and a lovely hobby to have. Those who own a classic car understand that these special vehicles need care and maintenance to ensure they run well and look beautiful. You may think you can simply pop the vehicle in self storage, or in the garage over winter as it is with no problems. However, if you have ever done that it is likely you will already know it is not a good idea. The car will need properly preparing for storage, maintenance whilst in storage, and a thorough spring sort out following winter.

31May/16
storing old toys

Top 5 Tips For Storing Old Toys

Toys are wonderful things, designed to provide fun, memories and smiles whilst children hold them dear. The thing is, only a few toys tend to be forever. More often than not, when a child grows older, toys become unwanted and so they become unnecessary clutter for the home. This means valuable playing space is taken up, which is never a good thing. Or perhaps you have so many old toys your entire spare room, garage or loft is full of them. Whatever your situation, we have some great tips to help you store old toys so they don’t take over your home.