A small bookcase, a coffee table, and a cup of tea. That’s what home is all about.
In an ideal home, everything would be arranged cleanly and neatly. But the reality in Hong Kong is that every square inch of space comes at a premium, and not many people can find enough extra room in their limited living spaces to even enjoy a cup of tea at home. Fortunately, there are ways to arrange your home in a way that gives you more space. All you need to do is bring in the following 7 household items to mini storage, and you can start living a more spacious life!
There are four seasons in a year, and each season you buy the newest and most stylish clothes. But one closet just isn’t enough to hold them all. Separate all your clothes by season. In summer months store your heavy winter outfits and thick bedding in an appropriately sized mini storage unit where they can wait until the winter season for you to retrieve them. Swap them with your summer clothing to have a that is both economical and clutter-free.
You use radiators, heating fans, and electric blankets in winter, dehumidifiers in spring, air conditioners in summer, and humidifiers in the fall. Not only do you own four seasons of clothing to take up your space, you also have home appliances taking up even more. Just like storing your seasonal clothes, you should also store your seasonal home appliances in mini storage. With 24 hour climate control, you’ll never have to worry about your appliances overheating or growing mold.
The husband likes to ride bikes, play golf, and go fishing, and having many hobbies means having a lot of equipment. His wife does her best to find a place for everything in drawers, closets, kitchen cabinets, and even under the sofa. There is sporting equipment in every corner of the house, but when the husband wants to find his tackle box, he spends half a day turning over the contents of drawer in the house. When you bring all of that equipment to mini storage, you get the double benefit of having more room in your house and saving time searching for things you need.
As a fan of manga or figurines, you can’t just let your precious belongings gather dust in a random corner of your home. All you need to do to keep them safe is take them to mini storage where you can use shelving to store a range of collectables. Aside from giving your home more space, you’ll also be able to keep your collectibles arranged tidily.
Memories can be great. We all love looking at old photos we’ve collected over the years and reminiscing over the “old days.” Just as it can be hard for us to remember everything, our closets can have a hard time storing everything. Bring your old photos to mini storage where they can be stored in a unit that has a stable temperature and humidity level from year round air conditioning, so your photos can be protected from moisture damage and fading.
There is a common saying that “a book holds a house of gold.” If you have an extensive book collection in your home, you may actually need a house of gold to properly store it. Just pack up the books you don’t read regularly and bring them to mini storage so you can keep buying new books, reading new books, and learning new things!
Purses and Shoes
This season’s new styles are just next season’s old styles. But something that was once your favorite isn’t something you can throw out. Without your own walk in wardrobe, how can you be a fashion icon? Just take all your name brand purses and shoes that you can’t find room for and bring them to mini storage, your personal walk in wardrobe.