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Choosing your storage options, whether for a large warehouse, smaller industrial space or an office, can be difficult. There are a vast range of options, each with their pros and cons, so it's important to find a storage design that suits your specific needs. At Storage Ideas, we offer design, supply, installation and maintenance of your storage as a complete package, so you can get your storage perfect and keep it that way.

If you aren't sure where to start, here are a few of our favourite products for your warehouse or office:

Friday, 10 May 2019 06:22

Best Practices for Maintenance of Storage

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Whether it's racks, shelving or both – like everything else, storage needs to be maintained, and well looked after to function at its best. Poor maintenance of your storage is putting your goods and employees at risk. It also decreases the life of your storage, costing you more money and time. Don't let your storage become a safety hazard, or end up needing to be replaced sooner, rather than later.

Here's what we suggest when it comes to storage maintenance.


Clutter in an office and overstocking in a warehouse can quickly lead to storage space being ineffectively utilised. Not only does this unorganised space lead to stress, but it also means time is being wasted on sorting and finding important items. Good industrial and commercial storage solution systems are essential in the workplace, but they also need to be used effectively. Regularly creating extra space is an essential part of making the most of your storage system.

Here’s how to create extra space in your warehouse or office:

Sunday, 07 April 2019 21:23

Mistakes to Avoid with Storage

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When it comes to storing large amounts of goods, it can get complicated and difficult to manage if effective processes aren't in place. When this happens, it can be costly, stressful and even dangerous. If you're about to invest in storage, or are looking to improve your storage systems, make sure you avoid making the following mistakes:

Monday, 19 February 2018 21:49

Warehouse Workers, Get a Health Check

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Working in a warehouse can be strenuous on your health, which is why it is important for warehouse workers to get health checks every 6 to 12 months. In this article, we approach health checks from several perspectives.

Monday, 05 February 2018 21:41

Warehouse Relocation: Do it the Right Way

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Warehouse relocations can be a stressful and anxiety-inducing process. The sheer logistics of the move are enough to send anyone into a cold-sweat. Here at Storage Ideas, we can help you do it quickly and efficiently. In this article, we’ll take a look at some tips to ensure your relocation goes smoothly.

Monday, 22 January 2018 21:20

Rack Safety Inspections and Audits

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Pallet Racking is the most commonly used type of storage equipment for warehouse and industrial storage systems and knowledge of why rack safety inspections and audits are so important is vital.

Safety is a vital part of many industries, but it is especially important in warehouses that use industrial storage equipment. Without safety guidelines, warehouses would pose too much of a risk to function safely and efficiently. In this article, we will explore what it means for industrial warehouses to be considered safe.

Wednesday, 20 December 2017 00:00

The Dos and Don'ts of Storage

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There are many things to consider when investing in industrial storage: correct equipment, work place safety plus ongoing equipment inspections and maintenance. In this article, we will explore what to do and what to avoid to ensure everything is up to standard.

Wednesday, 06 December 2017 00:16

Maintaining Your Storage Space

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Your storage space is the core of your business so taking care of it should be a priority. When you’ve invested in the right racking and shelving to help your operation run as efficiently as possible, there’s no point compromising this productivity because your storage area isn’t being looked after.

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