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Organisation Tips

04/07/2016
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So many ways to find the perfect box for you!

Want a plastic storage box for the kitchen? Searching for a box with a 36 litre capacity? Need a box to organise your DIY bits and bobs in the shed? Or perhaps you’re searching for pink or blue boxes for the kids’ bedrooms. Whatever you’re looking for, it’s easy to search for it on our website. Click Choose Your Box in the grey bar above to display our menu of search options, and click to view containers by size, type or colour. It couldn’t be easier to find a storage... Read More

05/01/2016
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New Year ‘sort out’ means busy start for storage box specialist

It was back to work with a vengeance for staff at an award-winning online retailer of plastic storage boxes. “It seems everyone wants to start the New Year with a good sort out and tidy up,” said Lisa Lyons, co-founder of PlasticBoxShop. “We always have a rush of orders starting on New Year’s Day, as people plan to get their house back in order after Christmas, but this year has been busier than ever. “For some people it’s a New Year resolution to be more organised with their storage, while... Read More

19/10/2015
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Savvy shoppers swap bags for ‘flexi trugs’

If new 5p charge makes you a wild thing, try the trugs Savvy shoppers are finding new and sustainable ways to avoid the 5p charge for disposable carrier bags introduced across England this month. Some ‘solutions’ could land shoppers in hot water, as supermarkets reported a sharp rise in thefts of their wire baskets and even shopping trolleys in the week after the charge was introduced. One Tesco store resorted to security tagging its baskets after a third were stolen in just a week! Thankfully there are better ways to... Read More

05/10/2015
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This looks like a job for Jesse…

TV’s storage superhero helps clear up couple’s clutter With a busy two-year-old in the house, keeping things tidy is a constant challenge for Lancashire couple Ashley and Lesley Whittaker. But that challenge was met with a surprise visit from TV star and storage king Jesse McClure. Ash and Lesley, of Coppull, near Chorley, were among dozens of people who entered an online ‘Jesse Challenge’ to get some celebrity support with clearing up their clutter. And they were thrilled when the star of hit TV show ‘Storage Hunters’ turned up on... Read More

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WIN a personal delivery from Storage Hunters’ Jesse McClure + £100 worth of Plastic Boxes!

Tell Storage Hunters’ Jesse McClure your PlasticBoxShop Declutter Challenge and he may just turn up with + £100 worth of Plastic Boxes from PlasticBoxShop to get you decluttered and organised! ENTER NOW by sending us a picture of your messy room – along with your name, address and 10 words about yourself via email comp@plasticboxshop.co.uk or by messaging our Facebook page and he could drop in  to help you with your storage problems. ‪ #JesseChallenge Terms & conditions: Challenge open to UK residents only, aged 18 and over Pictures may be used for promotional purposes

15/04/2015
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Prepare for the Spring Clean with Plastic Storage Boxes

With winter behind us and the weather getting warmer, you might be preparing for the annual spring clean. But what are you going to do with all your cosy winter clothes? After all, you can’t just leave them lying around throughout spring and summer when everything else has been tidied away during your spring cleaning. You need to think about home storage solutions! Luckily, the wide range of plastic boxes at the Plastic Box Shop are fantastic for home storage. But what exactly makes our plastic boxes so perfect for... Read More

25/03/2015

Caddy Baskets Perfect for Kitchen and Fridge Storage

We recently had a great review on our clear kitchen caddy baskets.  We think these are the ideal storage solution for the kitchen, so we thought we would share it.  These superb value storage baskets are available in small, medium and large so there should always be a size that’s perfect for organising the cupboards and fridge.   Read what Sue had to say. “Now I am totally addicted to Caddy Baskets with Handles” “Started off in my fridge with caddy baskets.  Gone onto the cupboards now.  I can instantly... Read More

17/02/2015

Keeping Your Home and Office Clear from Recycling Clutter

If you’re sick of managing recycling at work or if you’re overwhelmed by sorting rubbish at home, Plastic Box Shop has the solution you need with our stackable recycling products! With so many different materials to recycle, and rules regarding each one, it can be difficult to find a simple way to sort everything out. It’s not easy to create space for three or four different bins. Stackable boxes limit the space required and create a neat, tidy way to store recyclable waste. That’s why we stock the amazing Wham... Read More

12/01/2015

5 Top Tips To Get the Kids to Tidy Their Bedrooms

As a Mum I often got frustrated with my children not keeping their rooms tidy.  They would play and not tidy toys away. They would drop their clothes, towels and shoes literally where they stood.  They would rarely make their beds or bring old drinks glasses down to be washed to the point of mould!.  Every part of my house could look like an organised, clutter free clean haven, but when I walked in to my children’s bedrooms I might as well have been walking in to a jumble sale... Read More