Latest News from Fort Locks

How Fort Locks Can Save You Money

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It doesn’t matter if you’re a business owner or a private individual, sometimes money is tight and then we’re all looking to make extra savings or find a way to earn additional income. So here’s one idea that might help you save money*. Create extra space in your home… and then rent it out! Renting […]

Storage Tips: How to Store your Belongings Safely

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Putting some of your belongings into storage sounds like a straightforward thing to do. You rent a space, box up your things, and stack them into the unit. Then you lock the door and walk away. Correct? Mostly. Our storage units are dry and ventilated. They’re level and secure. And we have room for small […]

Economies of Scale

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For many businesses, bulk buying is a cost-effective way to obtain supplies, but then we’re faced with storing a large quantity of stock. Ordering in volume can bring significant savings, whether it is resale product or internal supplies. Stationery, printer paper, toilet rolls and paper towels, packing materials, bottled water, and even marketing materials like […]

Thinking of a Loft Conversion?

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When you need more living space, but don’t want to move, many homeowners start to think about a loft conversion. There’s definite merit to an extra bedroom, maybe with en-suite bathroom, a den or playroom, or even a dedicated study space. But then reality hits. And not the one that can be solved by commissioning […]

Decluttering Rocks at Fort Locks!

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Wardrobe audits are all the rage at this time of year when we’re decluttering our homes ready for the summer. You know how that goes, right? Sort out everything you haven’t worn in six months and put it to one side. Make a date with yourself six months down the line. Anything still in that […]

Paint it Purple

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It’s no longer a secret. The colour of the year 2018 is a gorgeous, deep, vibrant purple called Ultra Violet. It’s a wonderful accent colour, rich and luxurious, and it will undoubtedly spawn a trend of purple designs, decors and accessories in all of the myriad of shades that purple is capable of. Purple is […]

What’s Stopping Your Next Home Improvement Project?

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Whether you love or loathe home improvement projects, all but the simplest repair jobs start with clearing out the space to be redone and distributing its contents all over the rest of your home. Homeowners report that the resulting mess and clutter is one of the biggest reasons for abandoning or avoiding big DIY jobs. […]

Amazing Testimonials

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We’ve been posting some of the amazing comments which our amazing customers say about us and our amazing staff. Scroll to the bottom of the page….no seriously though, go on and have a look! 🙂