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Self Storage is one Friendly Industry

by Tony Gonzalez October 16, 2012 6:42 PM
There are certain things that people must do in order to be successful in business be it self storage or otherwise. They must have something people want. They must have a place of business from which to offer something people want, and they must let people know they have it (so that they will come and get it). That alone will go a long way towards making a profit, but it takes a little more in order to truly be a success. [More]

Mr. Storage in Pennsylvania Adds Free Pick Up Service

by Kim Kilpatrick June 29, 2012 10:00 AM
Several years ago, I read where a cook at a hotel restaurant on Bali went way above and beyond his duties and provided exceptionally fabulous customer service.

This man was a head cook for a restaurant at a hotel on Bali. One family who made reservations to stay at the hotel had a young son who had milk allergies. The boy could only drink goat’s milk. The boy’s mother had packed his special goat milk but the airline lost their luggage and thus lost the goat’s milk. [More]

Mr. Storage Self Service Storage Center Gets Green Light from Zoning Board

by Winnie Hsiu February 21, 2012 6:43 PM
The Zoning Hearing Board in Haverford, Pennsylvania, gave a green light for Argus Properties, Inc. to proceed with the next steps for pursuing the proposed construction of a Mr. Storage self service storage center. With this approval, Argus Properties, Inc. can now proceed to work with the zoning commission to get zoning clarifications or waivers for the property. [More]