• Storage Owner/Contractor Wins W.N. Eaton Award
    State Rep. Don Tripp of Socorro, N.M., who owns and constructs self-storage facilities in addition to a host of other ventures, will be the recipient of this year’s W.N. Eaton Award. ...More
    August 23, 2006 Posted in News
  • Public Storage Completes Shurgard Acquisition
    Public Storage Inc. today announced the completion of its acquisition of Shurgard Storage Centers Inc. in a transaction worth approximately $5.5 billion. ...More
    August 22, 2006 Posted in News
  • Alpharetta Storage Races Ahead With NASCAR Sponsorship
    Alpharetta (Ga.) Self Storage will sponsor the No. 15 truck during the upcoming NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series races held at Indianapolis and Bristol Motor Speedways. ...More
    August 21, 2006 Posted in News
  • Phoenix Gets New Portable Storage Option
    A new portable-storage provider will enter the Phoenix market next month: 1-800-PACK-RAT, which will be able to service as many as 500,000 customers out of its 40,000-square-foot warehouse. ...More
    August 18, 2006 Posted in News
  • Slap-It-Up World of Storage?
    Today's Yahoo! news search for self-storage upturned a press release about Flex Storage Systems in Topeka, Kan. (See our Hot News Feed.) This gorgeous facility was actually highlighted in the May 2005 issue of Inside Self-Storage for a one-of-a-kind art display on exhibit ...More
    August 17, 2006 Teri Lanza Posted in Blog
  • FLEXsystems Wins Design Award from AL Magazine
    FLEXsystems, a self-storage facility in Topeka, Kan., has been recognized with a design award by Architectural Lighting magazine. ...More
    August 17, 2006 Posted in News
  • Exhibit Space Nearly Sold Out for ISS Vegas Expo
    Exhibit space for the February Inside Self-Storage (ISS) Vegas Expo, the industry's largest trade event, is nearly sold out. ...More
    August 17, 2006 Posted in News
  • Derby Day Delight
    The clang of the bell signals the gates to crash open. To the thunderous roar of an immense crowd, 20 of America’s top equine athletes bound into stride for the 132nd running of the Kentucky Derby. Nostrils flare wide gulping lung-fuls of air, and hoofs churn gouts of dirt ...More
    August 16, 2006 Elaine Foxwell Posted in Articles
  • Way to go, Jersey!
    I'm an East Coast girl, so I relish any opportunity to give a shout out to storage operators on the Atlantic. Today, kudos goes out to the New Jersey Self Storage Association and facility owners in that state for their valiant fight against The Man. New Jersey recently ...More
    August 15, 2006 Posted in Blog
  • Extra Space Renews With Learn.com for Employee Training
    Salt Lake City-based Extra Space Storage Inc. has signed a new three-year contract with Learn.com, which provides the company's e-learning module for employee training. ...More
    August 15, 2006 Posted in News