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Summer in the Self Storage Industry Means Busy Times and Savings

by John Stevens June 3, 2013 11:45 PM
How often do you see people move in the dead of winter? Not very often, right? No, while it may be cooler to work the weather doesn’t allow for moving in the winter (at least not without an added measure of difficulty). Summer is the time to move, and as a result often ends up being a busy time in the self storage industry. [More]

Innovative Storage Company Provides Service to College Students

by Kim Kilpatrick April 27, 2012 7:05 PM
You’ve probably heard the saying, “Necessity is the mother of invention.” That saying means that when people experience difficult situations they are inspired with clever or resourceful solutions. That’s the story of three college students in Pennsylvania – Joseph Leary, Peter Handy, and Daniel Abrahamsen. [More]

Self Storage Facilities Court College Students Leaving Campus for Summer

by John Stevens May 11, 2011 7:27 AM
College students are the best customers for many self storage businesses this time of year. What other large demographic lives for nine months out of the year in one place and three months in another? They are consistent self storage customers and self storage businesses are working in high gear to attract their attention as semesters wrap up for the summer. [More]