Category Archives: Self-Storage News

News from and about the self storage industry. If you need to know what’s happening in storage find it here. Quick and unbiased self-storage industry news.

The Importance of Regular Updates in Online Marketing – Top Performers

It is our goal to keep our website updated with the most current information from all of our members.  We frequently send reminders for members to update descriptions, amenities, pricing, pictures and more.  The results are in and some of our members have made this a regular part of their weekly routine.  Congratulations to the...
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2009 Self Storage Facilities of the Year

mini-storage-messenger-logo 2009 is winding down and it is that time of the year where the self storage facilities of the year are announced by MiniCo Publishing. They announce the winners in six categories; overall, new facility, construction, conversion, specialty storage, and international. This years winners are:    
  • Overall: Store Self...
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Self Storage and National Security

self-storage-security-cameraThe November issue of SSA's magazine dedicates a substantial amount of space to an article titled "Self Storage Is Part of Today's Security-Threat Landscape".  We have talked about self storage and how some facilities are installing high-tech devices to help them monitor their facilities.  Here we...
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Self-Storage in a Tough Economy

We recently read an article on the ISS website about getting your self-storage business through this tough economic time. The article suggests that as the owner, investor, or operator of a self-storage business you need to hire a "go-getter" type manager. The type of person who will take on tasks with their own initiative to better your business....
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