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Freddy Duncan & Sons Moving and Storage Supports Dream Sweep Yard Sale

by Holly Robinson March 24, 2014 8:44 PM
Many Americans have the dream of owning their own home. A place in the suburbs. A green lawn. White picket fence. Lilac bushes and petunias blooming in the yard. Gingham checked curtains hanging in the kitchen window. Kids playing in a tree house, shooting basketballs, and riding their bike in the driveway. [More]

Self Storage Company Makes Room for the Community

by John Stevens January 31, 2014 11:29 PM
There are a lot of things that people would like to do. Most people probably want to lose weight. It’s not uncommon for folks to wish they had more time to spend with family, go back to school, or volunteer. We want to do all these things, but sometimes it is just too hard to find the room in our busy schedules to do it all. [More]

Self Storage Company Supports the Community in a Variety of Ways

by Kim Kilpatrick October 21, 2013 11:28 PM
Everyone—business or individual---likes to give back to the community. Some for tax purposes while others do it because they just want to make a difference in the lives of those less fortunate. The most common and easiest way is through a financial contribution. It requires no time or investment; just the means. [More]

The Self Storage Industry’s Heart Knows No Borders

by Holly Robinson August 31, 2012 4:20 PM
For many businesses being involved in their local community is considered a part of doing business. Many companies have the ability to reach out to a lot of people and can really make a difference in the lives of those less fortunate when they really set the business on a course to do just that. This is especially true when it comes to the self storage industry. [More]

Self Storage Business Supports Habitat for Humanity

by Holly Robinson April 16, 2012 6:36 PM
There are several things that self storage businesses across the United States have in common. They want to provide safe, secure storage space for their customers. They want to make it easy for their customers to have access to their stored items. They want to provide excellent customer service. And, they are concerned about supporting charitable activities.

Just Store It in Kingsport, Tennessee, is a great example for these shared characteristics – especially supporting good causes. [More]

Vermont Self Storage Company Trying to Help Provide a Safe Place

by Kim Kilpatrick July 14, 2011 5:44 PM
One of the main concerns that self storage facility owners and operators have is that people will try to live out of there storage units. When times are rough and people are hard pressed for cash they will often do whatever it takes to put a roof over their head and that of their families. Paying rent on a storage facility is a lot less than that on an apartment after all. [More]