30 years of storage in Peterborough

We’re proud of the reputation we’ve built here at 1st Access Self Storage. For over three decades now we’ve been delivering great value, secure, and flexible storage solutions to our customers in Peterborough, and we’re one of the area’s top-rated providers as a result. So, where did it all start for us? The early days…

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Peterborough City Council Signs Up To Climate Commitment

Peterborough City Council has signed up to a citywide Climate Commitment, with the aim of becoming carbon-neutral as an organisation by 2030. A growing number of local businesses and organisations have also joined the movement, all united by a common goal: to cut carbon emissions and do their bit to protect the environment, The goal…

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Getting A Self Storage Quote Is Now Easier Than Ever!

Self Storage Units

‘How much does self storage cost’ is one of the questions we’re asked most frequently – but there’s no universally applicable answer. Self-storage quotes are specific to your individual needs, varying depending on the size of the unit you require, the value of the items you intend to store and whether or not you need…

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Special Offer: New and Returning Customers Get Free Storage For a Month

New and Returning Customers Get Free Storage For a Month

At 1st Access we currently have an exciting special offer for new and returning customers. If you choose to use our self storage in Peterborough your second month will be absolutely free of charge! So, if you’re looking for somewhere to store your belongings, there’s never been a better time to make it happen.  Whether…

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Preparing For Self Storage This Winter

Preparing For Self Storage This Winter

As it’s heading into winter you may have noticed the nights drawing in, the leaves changing colour, and the days feeling a little colder. You may have also noticed a few things lying around your house that you won’t be needing till next summer.  If you’re struggling to find space for some of your summer…

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Top 5 Benefits of Using Self Storage If You’re Having a Baby

Top 5 Benefits of Using Self Storage If You’re Having a Baby

If you have a baby on the way one of the many things you may be thinking about is space. If space is a bit tight in your house, and perhaps you’re worried about how your newborn will fit comfortably, self storage can be a great way to make room.  While self storage doesn’t increase…

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Checklist for Moving Out of a Rented Property

Moving Out of a Rented Property

Some studies show that a lot of people in the UK find moving home to be more stressful than a divorce. While how you personally feel may differ, there’s no denying that moving out, especially from a rented property, is indeed a very taxing process. You want to leave no stone unturned, you can’t get…

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How to Declutter Your Home Using Self Storage

Decluttering your home

Whether you’re holding onto old nostalgic belongings or you just haven’t had a spring clean in months (or even years), it may be time to think about decluttering your home. When it comes to overflowing drawers, cupboards and wardrobes, we’ve all had the same thought of “I’ll just do it later”, but did you know…

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How Safe is Self Storage?

How Safe is self storage

Thinking about storing your belongings but worried about the safety and security of your valuables? You’re not alone. Leaving your property in storage can be a nerve wracking process, especially when your belongings have monetary or sentimental value.  Here at 1st Access, we take security seriously. In fact, we’re experts in keeping belongings safe –…

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Moving into a Care Home: Storage Solutions

Care Home Storage Solutions

Moving a loved one into a care home can be both physically and emotionally draining. A major life event such as this comes with a lot of worry and confusion, but mostly questions that need to be answered before confidently moving forward. If you aren’t sure what to do with your loved one’s furniture or…

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