Curb Appeal – How to Boost It and Get a Higher Price on Your Listing

Curb Appeal – How to Boost It and Get a Higher Price on Your Listing

All realtors will tell you that curb appeal matters enormously when selling a property. This is why you want to make everything possible to boost it when planning to sell your home. More »

Good home, bad location: can you still sell it?

Good home, bad location: can you still sell it?

  Home sellers are fully aware of the positive and negative aspects of their properties, but taking into account that their main objective is to close the best deal possible, they struggle More »

Business ideas you can run from a self-storage unit

Business ideas you can run from a self-storage unit

  Running a business from the comfort of your home is a bliss for many, but unfortunately, this eats quite a lot of your living room space. Selling on various platforms, such More »

 

Business ideas you can run from a self-storage unit

 

Running a business from the comfort of your home is a bliss for many, but unfortunately, this eats quite a lot of your living room space. Selling on various platforms, such as eBay of Amazing certainly turned your living room in an order fulfilment centre, and not all members of your family may be pleased with it. However, below we have some great businesses that can be easily managed from a self-storage unit and bring you some generous profits at the same time.

Vintage furniture store

We all have at some point in our lives some old furniture pieces which we aspire to turn into a profit. But where to manage this type of task? Well, you can easily pull this off by using a self-storage unit and maybe turning it into a real business. There are plenty of individuals that are willing to sell for little their old furniture, just to get rid of it. Well, you can refurbish it and resell it at a higher price. You can manage all this from your self-storage unit, but make sure to analyse the market well. You don’t want to end up spending too much money on a unit, otherwise you may end up without any sort of a profit. Use directories specialised in such matters, and search, for instance, “storage units Kitchener”. You will be provided with a series of results, varying in price and available space, as well as features. Pick the one that suits your necessities the best.

Content writer

The dark corners of a storage unit will certainly make those brain connections work better and will make you more creative. Just kidding, modern storage units are luminous, warm or cool, whatever you want them to be. However, what we are not joking about is the fact that these spaces seem to boost one’s creativity quite considerably. If you are already a content writer, you can find your solitude and inspiration in such places, maybe to such a degree to turn it into a full-time freelancing job. Install in your unit a comfortable and spacious desk, an even more comfortable chair and bring your laptop with you. Then, hunt the project which appeals to you the most and get to work. You may be surprised how many freelancers are working from storage units.

Photo studio

If you are a free-lancing photographer, you can easily turn a storage unit into a photo studio. This is easy to arrange into the perfect layout for such a business and you have the necessary privacy to work in peace with your models. This will make them feel more comfortable, and will allow you to work in a more relaxed environment. make sure to pick a unit with enough space for managing this.

These are three business ideas that can be easily pulled off from a self-storage unit. Make sure to research the market well, and decide if your business idea is suitable for the area in which you live.