• Service With a Smile
    We all know customer service is a key component to retaining tenants and attracting new ones. Whether it’s over the phone or in person, treating customers like royalty is essential in today’s competitive environment.So imagine the PR nightmare of being named to ...More
    June 2, 2008 Amy Campbell Posted in Blogs
  • Mako Steel and C2C Present Live Seminar on Developing Boat and RV Storage
    On Aug. 15, 2008, self-storage experts from Mako Steel Inc. and Coast-To-Coast Storage will present a live seminar titled "Developing Boat & RV Storage: Cruising Into the New Market," at the Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina. ...More
    June 2, 2008 Posted in News, Construction, Development, Finance
  • Smooth Operator: Integrating Self-Storage Software and Security
    Blending self-storage management software and security systems streamlines facility operation. ...More
    June 1, 2008 Joe Burt Posted in Articles
  • Inside Self-Storage Scholarships 2008: Meet Our Esteemed Students
    The Inside Self-Storage Scholarship Program, initiated in 2001, awards five $2,000 grants to students closely affiliated with the industry. Participants must be at least 17 years old and are required to work in the industry or have immediate family members employed by ...More
    May 31, 2008 Elaine Foxwell Posted in Articles
  • MD Series Rolling-Steel Doors
    Janus International added a new line of rolling-steel doors to its commercial and industrial product line. ...More
    May 30, 2008 Posted in News
  • U-Channel Cover
    The Ideal Shield U-channel cover fits over standard two-pound, U-channel posts and pipe that is more than 1.5 inches in diameter. It can be cut to custom lengths and is available in multiple color combinations. ...More
    May 30, 2008 Posted in News
  • Service Should Be King
    In a struggling economy, you would think that all businesses—online and brick-and-mortar alike—would elevate service to a level of supreme emphasis and importance. Heck, you would think this should always be part of an enterprise's mission statement, but we know ...More
    May 30, 2008 Teri L. Lanza Posted in Blogs
  • StorageVault Canada to Buy Two Self-Storage Businesses
    StorageVault Canada Inc. has entered into letters of intent to acquire a self-storage facility in Winnipeg, Manitoba, for approximately $7.3 million and a portable-storage business in Regina, Saskatchewan, for approximately $1.35 million. ...More
    May 30, 2008 Posted in News
  • America's Best Self Storage Wins 'Keeping America Strong' Award
    America's Best Self Storage of Torrance, Calif., recently received the Keeping America Strong Award by Rear Admiral Kevin E. Delaney (retired) who produces the national TV show "Heartbeat of America." ...More
    May 30, 2008 Posted in News
  • Supplier Spotlight: SMD Software Inc.
    SMD Software Inc., a provider of self-storage management software, has released a new version of SiteLink for self- and mobile-storage operations. Markus Hecker, COO and the director of marketing and sales, spoke with Inside Self-Storage about this new development. ...More
    May 30, 2008 Posted in Articles, Technology