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The Cardboard Document Storage Box Gets Makeover

by Holly Robinson June 25, 2013 12:18 PM
Sometimes people think that a box, is a box, is a box when it comes to boxes for moving. However, not all boxes are made equal. Banana boxes have too many holes and are too flimsy. Apple and orange boxes are sturdier with nice fitting lids. If a moldy apple or orange hasn’t been left in it, they make pretty good boxes for storage. But not for document storage. Boxes for document and record storage needs to be a particular size and shape. [More]

The Little Things Can Make Money in the Self Storage Industry

by Winnie Hsiu January 11, 2012 11:10 AM
The hit FOX show In Living Color used to have a skit where the two actors would say a phrase, “Mo’ money, mo’ money, mo’ money!” There isn’t a businessman alive, self storage or otherwise that does not want to make just that—mo’ (more) money. [More]