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Self Storage News from Around the Nation

by Winnie Hsiu August 22, 2013 7:41 PM
Folks in Anchorage, Alaska, don’t use them. And probably not those in Seattle, Washington, either. But people and businesses in Tucson, Arizona, the Florida Keys, and in San Antonio, Texas, certainly do. And just what is “it” that they use in those areas around the country? Solar panels! [More]

It’s Okay to Make a Good Self Storage Company Look Better

by Kim Kilpatrick February 12, 2013 10:01 PM
How many times have you ever went out and bought a new shirt or a new tie just because you wanted to? You didn’t need either the shirt of the tie; you have plenty of great ones. This one was different though, and it makes you look good. That’s okay because there is nothing wrong with tweaking your image every now and then. [More]

Self Storage Company Getting Exclusive

by Winnie Hsiu October 6, 2011 7:55 PM
Whenever people here the term ‘exclusive’ they tend to imagine a high-end restaurant or country club that only lets in its version of the ‘right people.’ One self storage company has decided to be exclusive, but not in a way in where they’ll be excluding any people from renting a unit and becoming tenants. [More]

StorageTreasures Auction Site Receives Major Investment Influx

by John Stevens July 14, 2011 7:08 AM
With the popularity of TV shows like “Storage Wars” and “Auction Hunters,” more bidders – many new to the scene – are in search of storage auctions., a fast-growing website for self storage auction seekers, has just received a vote of confidence: investments from a trio of industry leading storage companies. [More]