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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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Business Storage: Wedding Storage for Busy Planners

By Laura Gee, Content and Social Media Manager, USstoragesearch.com Weddings--a day dedicated to celebrating a couple's love generally is filled with stress, chaos, and mountains of stuff. The amount of money spent on a wedding these days is staggering. If you're the bride or the wedding planner, then you can see first hand where...
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Usstoragesearch.com Now Offers an Affiliate Program

USstoragesearch.com is the largest and longest standing storage website. Customers can search for storage units in the surrounding area, and filter results based on specific needs. Now, USstoragesearch.com is offering an affiliate program for partners who want to expand marketing opportunities and reach new audiences to increase sales.   Self storage operators who apply to be...
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Self Storage Engaging with Local Community Via Art

By Laura Gee, Content and Social Media Manager, USstoragesearch.com Local customers are important to market to. It isn't always easy reaching your local market--at least not in a way that is going to be effective or beneficial. One storage facility in North Bethesda, MD has found a way to do both. Storage Village is hosting...
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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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Small House Movement Good for Storage Industry

By Mike Jones, VP of Operations, USstoragesearch.com Owning a spacious house with a three car garage is the American dream right? Or is it? A recent article by Emily Wax makes the case that a small home movement is in progress. How small? 200 square feet small. If there is...
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Value-Added Tax To Change U.K. Self-Storage

By: Mitch LaursenUSstoragesearch.com On October 1, 2012, the British government imposed a value-added tax (VAT) of 20 percent for all United Kingdom self-storage operators to charge their rental customers. The new tax is expected to generate more than $56 million by 2015, according to an InsideSelfStorage.com article (“ Read more

Shaded Outdoor Storage Using Solar Panels

By: Mitch Laursen, USstoragesearch.com It’s one thing to provide shade for your customers’ outdoor self-storage parking, but for the Oakley Executive RV & Boat Storage, shaded parking structures are to be used in a whole new technology-adapted way. On November 7, Read more

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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