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Self Storage Market Remains an Active One

by Holly Robinson March 17, 2014 11:50 PM
There are times when a lack of activity is good. It shows that things—whatever they may be—have not gotten worse. You could make an argument that they haven’t gotten better either, but sometimes that’s okay. However, for other things activity is a sign of something being healthy and vibrant. That is exactly how the self storage industry can be described—healthy, vibrant, and active. [More]

It Helps to Be Creative in the Self Storage Industry

by Holly Robinson February 14, 2014 11:20 PM
Do you ever wonder why it is kind of hard to find Waldo? He is wearing that ridiculous hat and sweater after all. You’d think he would be easy to find. While the outfit is unique there is one important factor that is not—he is just another person in the picture. In a business like the self storage industry it can be easy to fall in to the same kind of rut, but with the right creativity a facility can really stand out. [More]

Self Storage Industry is Dog’s Best Friend

by John Stevens November 28, 2012 9:27 PM
We’ve all heard the old saying about how dogs are man’s best friend. It’s something that most guys would agree with. Is there anyone that is as loyal as a man’s dog? Is there anyone that man can count on to look past whatever faults he has and love him anyway? Absolutely not, but it does raise one question. If dog is man’s best friend, then who is dog’s best friend? [More]

Self Storage Company Wants to Help You Walk a Mile in Your Own Shoes

by John Stevens October 2, 2012 8:24 PM
There is a pretty well-known saying that talks about getting to know a person or before passing judgment on someone you need to walk a mile in his shoes. While that does sound like a relatively simple proposition (unless that someone has really, really small feet) there are plenty of people that would just like to have a pair of shoes to walk in at all. [More]