• Halloween Humanitarian Award
    This year's Halloween Humanitarian award goes to Stor-It-For-Ya Self-Storage in Transylvania, Ore. The facility has offered the use of several large units for a local bat sanctuary to house animals in need. The colony was recently ousted from its cave during the ...More
    October 31, 2006 Teri Lanza Posted in Blog
  • Frightfully Good Stuff
    Once upon a midnight dreary, while I pondered, weak and weary, Over many a quaint and curious volume of forgotten lore ... ~*~~*~~*~~*~~*~~*~~*~~*~~*~~*~~*~~*~~*~~*~ It's the weekend before Hallowe'en, and I wonder how many of you will be flitting about in costume, drinking ...More
    October 27, 2006 Teri Lanza Posted in Blog
  • MiniCo Gets Approval for Insurance-Rate Reductions
    Phoenix-based MiniCo Inc., a provider of self-storage insurance programs, recently received approval for insurance-rate reductions in seven states. ...More
    October 27, 2006 Posted in News
  • ISS Vegas Expo Offers Classes on Self-Storage Development
    Three different classes regarding self-storage development will be conducted at the Inside Self-Storage Las Vegas Expo, Feb. 20-23, at Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino. ...More
    October 26, 2006 Posted in News, Development
  • Self-Storage Finance: Show Me the Funding!
    One of the first steps you must take when launching a self-storage business is to secure financing. Even if you're an existing owner, it's in your best interest to continually explore options regarding interest rates, refinancing, equity and more. ...More
    October 26, 2006 Posted in Reports
  • Adventures In Storage
    October 25, 2006 Posted in Articles
  • Centershift Completes Mass Software Rollout for U-Store-It
    Centershift, provider of STORE self-storage management software, successfully completed the installation of its product at more than 400 U-Store-It facilities across the United States. ...More
    October 25, 2006 Posted in News, Technology
  • Inside Self-Storage Extends Deadline on Scholarship Program
    The application deadline for the annual Inside Self-Storage Scholarship Program has been extended to Nov. 30th. Interested parties are encouraged to apply for one of five $2,000 grants. ...More
    October 24, 2006 Posted in News
  • Self-Storage Construction: Using Site Layout to Maximize Project Potential
    Whether you're a self-storage novice or a veteran, you know the importance of proper site layout. It's the delicate balance between making the most of your land and meeting the market's needs—all while turning a healthy profit. ...More
    October 24, 2006 Posted in Webinars
  • Get on the Crime Watch Circuit
    We're just a week away from the best holiday of the year. (Really. I looked it up. It's a scientific fact!) Unfortunately, Halloween also tends to incite mischief in troublemakers of all ages. Last year, on the day after the event, my husband and I awoke to discover some ...More
    October 23, 2006 Teri Lanza Posted in Blog