For a self-storage business to be successful and survive the typical hassles associated with the industry, insurance coverage is key. Here we talk about the importance of insurance for your self-storage business, and the types of coverage to consider.
Wine collecting is becoming a more popular pastime. Here’s how and why you should include wine storage as a service in your self-storage company.
HVAC systems are central to offering climate-controlled storage. Here’s ways to make sure you have them running as best they can.
The more you can measure your performance over time, the more you will be able to spot trends, troubleshoot issues, and allow your business to grow. So, what are the metrics you should be tracking to ensure your self-storage business is successful?
Offering moving truck rentals as part of your self-storage business could be just the service to take your business to the next level. Let’s explore some of the major considerations behind offering moving truck rentals.
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A solid feasibility study for your self-storage business is invaluable. Find out why your business needs one, and the necessary steps to carry one out.
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The 4 Ds of self-storage combine to be the most stable and reliable customer markets for self-storage businesses. In this article we outline and dissect what they are.
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Automation is becoming the norm in many industries, and the self-storage industry is one of them. If you’re teetering on the line between some automation and full automation, keep reading to learn more about why full automation for self-storage businesses is going to be a necessity in the near future.
If you’re new to the self-storage industry, or are looking to set-up your own facility, take a look at our expert tips.