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Planet Self Storage Mural Blocked by Construction of Residential Buildings

by Holly Robinson June 9, 2014 10:04 PM
If I asked people in the community where you self storage business was located what comes to their mind when they think of your facility, what would they say? Would they mention your great customer service? Your air-conditioned units? Your free moving truck? Would they mention whales? [More]

Self Storage Facility to Look Like No Other

by Kim Kilpatrick April 19, 2013 9:04 PM
Henry David Thoreau once said that the world is but a canvas to our imagination. What he is referring to is the ability for people to do whatever they want to do in life; that if they can imagine it they can do it. One self storage company recently had a vision of something they wanted to do. Through a little creative use of their (and other’s) imagination they got it done. [More]

Self Storage Company’s Whales May Soon Go into Hiding

by Holly Robinson August 17, 2012 8:24 PM
One of the many things a business—self storage or otherwise—needs to do in order to succeed is make sure that there is something about it that people will remember. Of course the obvious answer is to provide a superior product; everyone wants that. That will get customers, or in the case of the self storage industry tenants, talking about the business, but what about everyone else? [More]