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Archive for the ‘Moving’ Category

Yorkshire’s Property Hot Spots

Written by on April 20, 2019


When you buy a house, do you go for a hot spot or a cooler one? We’re not talking about the temperature (in Yorkshire, you’d be leaning more towards the cold one) – but how popular a location is on the property market. After all if you buy in a hot spot, you’ll pay more

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To Move or Improve – that is the question…

Written by on April 16, 2019


It’s a conversation that goes on in homes across the country – “should we move or improve?” (ok, maybe not in those exact words, but with the same sentiment!) There’s even TV shows dedicated to the subject (we’re a big fan of Phil and Kirstie’s Love it or List it). A home which was perfect

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Three McCarthy’s Storage World sites set for expansion!

Written by on April 4, 2019


You may have seen in the news that we had an announcement recently – we’re delighted to tell you that we are expanding our self storage centres in Leeds, Harrogate and Wakefield. Increase in demand has led to us building an additional 10,000 sq ft of storage space across the three Yorkshire sites, equating to

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Five easy ways to stop drowning in paperwork

Written by on March 26, 2019

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Whether at home or in the office it can be easy for the piles of paperwork to take over. No matter how hard we might try to cut down on the paper we use – opting for paperless bank statements, cutting down on printing out emails, asking for emailed receipts – somehow it never seems

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Home renovations? Self storage to the rescue!

Written by on March 21, 2019


People use our self storage for a wide variety of reasons – business and personal. For some people it can be a long term plan to create more space for themselves – for others it can be a short term arrangement to meet a particular need. Unless you’ve used self storage before, it can seem

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10 top tips for getting your home ready to put on the market

Written by on March 14, 2019

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The weather might still be a bit hit and miss, but an unseasonably warm February and the welcome sight of daffodils blooming are definitely signs that home moving season is upon us! It’s that time of year when people start to get itchy feet and find themselves day-dreaming of the bigger garden or sun room

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Meet the home removals’ customer

Written by on March 11, 2019

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We understand that moving house can be a very daunting prospect. According to Zoopla, the average Brit only moves once every 23 years, so it’s no wonder the organisation of getting your home ready for sale, on the market, managing the viewings, getting through the legal and financial process of a sale, and then finally

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You’ve been Kondo-ed – the art of decluttering

Written by on February 27, 2019

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Unless you’ve been living under a rock for these last few months, you’ve probably heard of Marie Kondo. Japanese decluttering guru Marie has apparently always been obsessed with organising and tidying, and she now spends her time helping others to bring a bit of peace and serenity into their lives by helping them declutter. With

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How a small business can make a big impression

Written by on February 15, 2019

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First impressions count. We may also like to think “don’t judge a book by its cover” – but research shows that we tend to form our first opinion on a person just seven seconds after meeting. As an individual, that’s barely enough time for a quick handshake and a “hi, how are you?”, before people

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The pawfect way to use business storage

Written by on February 12, 2019


Here at McCarthy’s we understand that sometimes it can be hard to imagine how self storage can work for you, or to take the plunge and make the call to find out more. That is why, from time to time, we like to share a case study from someone who already uses our facilities, to

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thoroughly professional service. polite staff always ready to help (especially wendi) clean and tidy throughout.

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Your Self Storage Experience

Wendi, Santa, and the team at Wakefield were all excellent. All very knowledgeable, friendly, efficient and helpful!
The cost was also very reasonable and the storage excellent. We would definitely recommend them to others!

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The Storage Centre, Meanwood Road,
Leeds LS7 2AH

Removals: 0113 262 3000 /
0113 262 4000

Storage: 0113 26 26 500

Opening Hours:
Monday-Friday: 08.00 to 17.30
Saturday: 09.00 to 16.00
Bank Holidays: 10.00 to 14.00


The Storage Centre, Ripon Road,
Harrogate HG1 2BS

Removals & Storage:
01423 625 000

Van Hire: 01423 625 000

Opening Hours:
Monday-Friday: 08.00 to 17.30
Saturday: 09.00 to 16.00


The Storage Centre, Kirkgate,
Wakefield WF1 1UW

Removals, Storage & Shredding:
01924 663 555

Opening Hours:
Monday-Friday: 08.00 to 17.30
Saturday: 09.00 to 16.00