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Old Barn Self-Storage Supports Local Community

by Tony Gonzalez June 26, 2013 4:30 PM
Old Barn Self-Storage sits atop a hill. In the valley below, 25,000 motorists drive by – many times getting a chuckle and something to brighten their day. The source of the chuckle is a huge sign that says “Happy.” Depending on the time of year or season the sign might say something like “Happy Cow” or Happy Graduates” or Happy Father’s Day.” [More]

How a Self Storage Company Can Hold on to a Good Thing

by Winnie Hsiu March 17, 2011 1:25 PM
Having customers are very important to the success of any business, not just the self storage industry. It is easy to think that they are the good thing that the company needs to hold on to. However, even the best customers/tenants will leave at some time regardless of what you do. As important as tenants are there is something else that is even more important for a company to hold onto—good employees. [More]