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Shine Fresh Light on Self Storage

By Mike Jones, VP of Operations, USstoragesearch.com The connotation of a "self storage facility" isn't usually completely positive. Most people picture a maze of cinder block walls with rusty, metal doors. Even if your facility isn't the most modern one, you can still make it an inviting place that people will feel confident leaving...
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MiniCo Team Raises over $10,000 for St. Baldrick’s Foundation

By Laura Gee, Content and Social Media Manager, USstoragesearch.com Bald is beautiful and so is giving generously of your time and money to charity! That concept is precisely what the members of the MiniCo Insurance Agency team embraced on February 23 in the annual St. Baldrick’s Foundation event in which they raised $10,658 and had three team...
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Texas Self Storage Association Donates to Shriners Children’s Hospital

By Aaron MackelUSstoragesearch.com Recently, the Texas Self Storage Association (TSSA) donated $70,000 to the Shriners Children's Hospital in Galveston. Raising money for charity has shown to be something this organization has done well. Over the years, TSSA Fundraiser Committee Co-Chairs Doug Hunt and David Hunt have worked to raise funds and...
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Differentiate Your Storage Facility to Stand Out

By Laura Gee, Content and Social Media Manager, USstoragesearch.com How does your facility stand out in the world of self storage? What will make customers pick you over other companies? If you're hoping that your good location and solid prices are going to do the trick, you might be right, but you also might...
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Holidays as Productive Promotion Season

By: Mitch Laursen, USstoragesearch.com There is no doubt that the holiday season yields an intense amount of timely advertising in nearly every industry.  Being an end-of-the-year holiday, these end of the year holidays are usually in the minds of everyone all through the year making this time...
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Storage Industry Giving Back After Sandy

By Laura JonesUSstoragesearch.com This is the time of year when many people volunteer, donate money, and give items to charities in the spirit of the holidays. Unfortunately, this holiday people have an extra reason to want to donate because of deadly and destructive Hurricane Sandy. However, people all over...
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Storage helping during–and in preparation of– times of need

[caption id="attachment_1002" align="alignright" width="243"] Throughout the storage industry, companies and facilities are giving back[/caption] By Mitch Laursen, USstoragesearch.com According to a press release, there is a new popular stackable storage system available for people across the United States to store food and water for emergency...
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Reduce, Recycle, Reuse!

By Danielle Burgess, Guest Contributor from Hurrdat.com The easiest way to eliminate clutter and reduce wastes is to buy durable and recyclable goods and use them over and over again. However innovations, updated features, and styles are constantly changing, making it hard to want to stick with the old. Eventually it is “out with the old...
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What to keep, store, pitch, or donate?

If you are anything like me, parting with your things is difficult—especially clothes. I want to keep everything even if I haven’t worn it recently. So many things either have a certain value that I’m not prepared to cut ties with just yet. In an effort to clean out my closet and give some things...
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