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Heavy Metal Band Finds Refuge in Self Storage Unit

by Winnie Hsiu October 28, 2010 1:50 AM
It isn’t easy for a heavy metal band to find a place to rehearse that won’t involve getting complaints from the neighbors. Florida band Abdomen Canvas has discovered one of self storage’s best kept secrets -- that storage units can make great rehearsal studios, especially for metal bands.

Heavy metal band members, many of whom are college students, often find it challenging to find the time to practice regularly, much less scrape together the cash for a rehearsal space. [More]

Inspired by World Cup, Self Storage Companies Support Youth Soccer

by Holly Robinson June 18, 2010 8:10 PM
Inspired by the World Cup, some self storage companies are making a special effort to support youth soccer teams. Some companies have offered monetary donations or donated self storage space to children’s teams, while others have collected donations to be sent overseas. [More]