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Event Storage

Whether you’re planning your own personal event or running an events management business, Storage World’s ultra-modern facility offers event storage solutions throughout Greater Manchester. Take some of the stress out of planning an event by using one of our storage units for easy access to all of your equipment and other essentials.

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Our Facility Features

Storage World is the ideal solution for all your personal or professional events, providing flexible storage spaces with easy access. With our centrally located stores and a wide variety of storage units, events management businesses can safely store all of their equipment and ensure they are always prepared for any last-minute schedule changes or bookings. Our modern and flexible facilities in Manchester have helped plenty of businesses in the events management industry with the following key features: 

  • Three different sites to choose from across Greater Manchester
  • Over 800 storage rooms from 10 to 250 square feet
  • 300 bulk storage rooms up to 1500 square feet
  • Open-ended contracts (no long term commitment)
  • Packaging materials and storage racks 
  • Flexibility – change to a smaller or larger unit as and when required
  • Emergency storage and same-day move-in available
  • Easy access via external drive-ups
  • Power outlets inside units
  • Kitchen facilities 
  • WiFi
  • On-site parking

Why Should Event Planners Utilise Self Storage

As an events planner, being organised and staying on top of things is essential to pulling off an unforgettable experience. However, ensuring all your invoices and decorations are in order can be extremely difficult, especially if you work from home. That’s where self storage comes in. With a secure storage unit, events planners can easily store all their dazzling decor and access it in an instant. 

Here’s how Storage World’s services make event planning and management super simple and stress free. 

Free up space at home

One of the drawbacks of running an events company is that you often have to store equipment in your garage or home before or after big events. This can take up valuable space and result in damaged or lost equipment along the way. With a self storage unit, you can create a boundary between work and home and free up much-needed space. 

Easily store bulky items 

From archways and seating to delicate decor and props, there’s a lot of equipment needed to run a successful events business. Storage World’s easily accessible facility and convenient drive-up units allow events planners to store all their bulky equipment and decor with ease. 

Secure extra space nearby 

Running an events company means that you often have to be in multiple places at once with not a minute to spare. With three centrally located stores in Greater Manchester, your decor and equipment will always be nearby. 

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Event Planning Tips to Stay Organised

Organisation and multi-tasking are two essential skills as an events planner. A truly spectacular event requires everything from award-winning dishes to jaw-dropping decor, and this can be a lot to juggle.

To ensure you’re always one step ahead, keep these tips in mind. 

Diarise all dates

As an events planner, you might have multiple events happening all in the same week. To ensure you don’t forget to collect an order or arrange a venue, keep track of all major dates in your mobile calendar and set reminders.

Take note of the details

Clients have high expectations and it’s the planner’s job to make them a reality. Make sure that you tick all your client’s boxes by taking note of every detail during your consultation. 

Keep all receipts and invoices

Sometimes a decor item might not fit the theme or your client can cancel last minute. When this happens, it is crucial to have all your invoices and documents neatly filed so that you can cancel bookings or rentals without losing money. 

Categorise decor 

When storing your decor, be sure to organise the boxes according to the category. Store all wedding furniture in one area and kids party decor in another to save time and energy when searching for your items. 

Space Guide

With so many options, deciding on a unit size can be confusing. To make it super simple, we developed a handy size estimator to help you visualise each of our unit sizes in a practical way and find the right fit for you.

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Sizes

  • 25 SQ FT
  • 35 SQ FT
  • 50 SQ FT
  • 75 SQ FT
  • 100 SQ FT
  • 150 SQ FT
  • 200 SQ FT

25 SQ FT

Measuring the same size as a small garden shed, our 25 sq ft unit is the perfect solution for storing a few household items. Declutter the home and store seasonal items or a few boxes in this cost-effective, small unit.

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  • Christmas decorations
  • Valuable tools
  • Single mattress
  • Armchair
  • Memorabilia

35 SQ FT

A 35 sq ft self-storage unit is around the same size as the average garden shed and is big enough to store the contents of a studio flat.

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  • Dining room table and chairs
  • Garden furniture
  • Multiple boxes
  • Bicycles

50 SQ FT

A 50 sq ft storage unit is half the size of the average garage and is big enough to contain the content of a one-bedroom flat.

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  • Queen size bed
  • Dresser
  • Office desks
  • Filing cabinets

75 SQ FT

Our 75 sq ft unit can hold the contents of an average two-bedroom flat. The high ceiling allows boxes to be stacked on top of one another, with room for several furniture items.

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  • Large appliances
  • Dining room tables and chairs
  • Business inventory
  • Filing cabinets
  • Bookcases

100 SQ FT

The medium storage unit can hold the contents of an average two-bedroom flat, or serve as a small office or warehouse.

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  • A sofa set
  • Garden furniture
  • Bicycles and sport equipment
  • Business inventory

150 SQ FT

Our 150 sq ft unit is the same size as one and a half garages. As a large storage unit, it benefits both businesses and households who need to store large items.

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  • Piano
  • Sofa sets
  • Wide-screen TVs and valuable appliances
  • Stock for online businesses

200 SQ FT

As a large storage unit, the 200 sq ft space can hold the contents of a large four or five-bedroom house. It’s a cost-effective and convenient alternative to warehousing, perfect for bulky stock, merchandise and palletised goods.

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  • Large appliances including a fridge-freezer
  • Bulky warehouse stock
  • Sofa sets
  • Large garden furniture

Secure Storage Solutions

Clean, safe and secure storage solution at an affordable price, highly recommend this place, very close to the heart of manchester, easy access in and out. Big thanks to Tricia and her team for sorting out my storage needs, very knowledgeable, professional and more importantly friendly.
Highly recommended.

Marcus Wong

A Quick and Easy Process

Quick and easy to reserve and simple sign up process when I arrived. I had under estimated my load size and needed more space which the guys on site quickly arranged for me. Very helpful and friendly staff. A recommended company

Alex Jones

Same Day Move In

Fantastic experience. Needed storage quickly and the staff were on hand to help get everything sorted as fast as possible – was in the same day. They even helped to make sure I got the right size unit so I didn’t over pay – they could have sold me a far bigger one but wanted to make sure I got the best deal and was happy – that doesn’t happen very often! Well Done!

Ed Green-Moore

Extremely Helpful Staff

Extremely helpful staff, talked me through everything, gave me a tour of the facility, the sign up process was very straight forward, and most important excellent value for money.

John O'neill

Trolleys and Good Lighting

Great storage with lots of trolleys and good lighting. Lots of parking bays so it is easy to park close to the storage unit entrance. A friendly and helpful team (Anthony and Nick) that get back to you quickly by email or phone.

Tanya Grenade

100% Recommended

100% recommend Storage World. The storage lockers are well priced, secure and very clean. The facility is well set up to make loading and unloading very straight forward. Jeni on the desk was so increddibly helpful and went out of her way to make sure we were well set up and happy. Thanks very much to all at Storage World and particularly Jeni!

Tom Daubney

Business Self Storage

Can’t praise the guys enough, Tricia initially found me a unit over year ago and patiently kept me up to date on availability as I was unable to move my business as quickly as I’d hoped. All the staff are friendly and helpful. A safe and clean place to work.

Joanne Beswick