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Greenbox is Downtown Denver's First Green Self Storage Facility

by Winnie Hsiu January 29, 2013 2:03 PM
Denver is getting greener. No, they aren't improving their landscaping and planting more trees and shrubs. Instead, more and more solar panels are popping up on buildings and homes around the town. Greenbox Self Storage is one of the newest businesses sporting solar panels. The facility recently opened in downtown Denver and is the first sustainable self storage facility in the downtown area. It is the first LEED-certified self storage building in Denver and the first newly constructed storage building built downtown in over a decade. [More]

Going Green can Help Self Storage Companies Make Some Green

by Kim Kilpatrick June 20, 2011 6:06 PM
One of the most popular colors in the self storage industry today is the color green. The self storage industry is one that has been on an upswing due to many of the complications that the current state of the economy has created; it’s definitely making some green (money that is). With a look to benefitting the environment and lowering costs over the long haul (and saving some green) many self storage facilities are doing what they can to “go green.” [More]