It is no easy task to choose the appropriate padlock for your storage unit, so this action should be treated with the utmost importance. The padlock that you choose to secure your storage unit will effectively help determine just how safe your belongings are. I am sure that there are people who think that a padlock will not be necessary, especially if the storage facility you are using already has […]
Do you think they know? Come on… of course they do. Or do they? After going through the attic, the garage, your bedroom closet, and looking under every single bed. They think they know you have use your self storage unit to hide all those presents. But don’t flinch, because they will know it right away. Keep a straight face and make they wonder… you will have the last laugh.
Don’t worry if you get carried away with this year’s Christmas decorations, there is a storage unit near you that will hold all your Christmas trees, Santa Clauses, Snow-mans, twinkling lights, wreaths, nativity sets and all those giant inflatable ornaments. So go ahead and make your home the one all the neighbors will talk about all season long.
If you want 2017 to be a year to remember for your business, it may be time to make some New Year’s Resolutions. By focusing on how the past year has gone, where you want the new year to go, and how you can get there, you have a much better chance of moving your business in the right direction. But don’t just make vague plans. Serious resolutions that make […]
Whether your business is large or small, you may find that you are unable to accommodate the bulk of your inventory at your retail location. Alternatively, you might not have a dedicated retail location if you merely manufacture products and you contract with distributors to sell it or you rely solely on an online store for sales. Of course, maintaining a storage warehouse may be beyond your means, and you […]
We live in a consumer society. This means we are encouraged to spend our disposable income on products designed to make our lives better, fuller, and more convenient. Over time, this could lead to a house full of items you rarely use, but that you don’t necessarily want to get rid of because you know you’ll use them at some point. This can leave you with a very cluttered home […]
Fall is when things start to change and we should be prepared for the winter. It’s a good time to store your summer stuff and bring out your winter gear, just remember to keep the storage doors closed, don’t want it full of leaves…
There’s no denying that the self-storage industry is booming as of late, but its commercial development began all the way back in the 60s. After all, real-estate was and always will be a premier asset for businesses, households, and the government. However, just like any other commodity, it is affected by the economic law of supply and demand. Thus, opening up a self-storage business is not a guaranteed success. Below […]
As adults, most of us don’t have a lot of time to devote to games, at least not like we did as children. With the demands of work and family to occupy our time, the games we used to love fall by the wayside. Consider, however, the amount of time you spend vegging out in front of the TV, browsing for new cat videos, or scrolling through Facebook and Instagram […]
We received over 1,000 applications for our Fall 2016 “Get Ahead Scholarship” from all over the United States and Puerto Rico. They range in age from 18 to 49 and majoring in everything from business to engineering. With all this talented applicants, the task of selecting a winner was a difficult one, but at the end, there was a clear winner, Eric Alan Rosenfeld, and Engineering student at San Jose […]
Doesn’t this look familiar? When it comes to storage space, Hers will always win. Even if it is self storage… Go figure!
If you are interested in getting a self storage unit take a long look at self storage REITs. An REIT is a real estate investment trust, and there are dozens of real estate investment trusts in the US. One type of REIT is self storage. In the market of public self storage REITs a typical storage facility is 70,000 sq. ft. that is available to rent. As smaller storage companies […]
starter home, you need to make sure you find the features that will meet your needs, at least for the foreseeable future. Here are a few items every home buyer should have on their list. A Good Real Estate Agent There’s no need to navigate the tricky waters of negotiating a real estate transaction on your own. A good agent can do a lot more than show you homes – […]
Getting prepared for your little one’s arrival can be strenuous, if not downright exhausting. New mommies and daddies have enough to worry about, especially once the baby comes. You don’t want to wait for your bundle of joy to arrive to start planning how to organize all of the baby items you’ve accumulated from family, friends and your own shopping frenzies. If you have limited space to put everything or […]