• Ready for Reno?
    A few of you have asked where I've been lately, as the blog has been somewhat void of me over the past several weeks. I've been here, but preparations for the upcoming ISS Summer Expo in Reno-Tahoe—now only one week away—have largely consumed our team's energy. We're also ...More
    July 17, 2007 Posted in Blogs
  • Deans & Homer Customer Storage Insurance to Be Available in AZ
    Thanks to new legislation going into effect on Sept. 19, Deans & Homer will be making its pay-with-rent Customer Storage Insurance program available in Arizona. ...More
    July 17, 2007 Posted in News
  • USstoragesearch.com Launches 'Internet Marketing Challenge' for Storage Operators
    In an effort to educate the self-storage industry regarding Internet marketing and recognize companies with innovative online-marketing programs, USstoragesearch.com has launched the “2007 Internet Marketing Challenge.” ...More
    July 16, 2007 Posted in News
  • Nevada Self-Storage Operators Get Specialized Info at the ISS Summer Expo
    Nevada self-storage operators can get essential operational information for their businesses at the Inside Self-Storage Summer Expo in Reno-Tahoe, Nev., July 26, 2007. ...More
    July 12, 2007 Posted in News
  • Self-Storage Training Institute Adds New Online Educational Products
    The Self-Storage Training Institute, an online educational resource created and produced by Inside Self-Storage (ISS), has added 32 new audio products to its menu of offerings. ...More
    July 11, 2007 Posted in News
  • Red, White and Blue
    [A guest blog spot by ISS Managing Editor Drew Whitney.] No matter your political affiliation or position on the war, it’s hard not to feel patriotic on the Fourth of July. In my small town, Independence Day is a huge all-out effort. Our humble gazebo on the main street is ...More
    July 11, 2007 Drew Whitney Posted in Blogs
  • More Greenery
    To piggyback on Elaine's last post, I'd like to refer our readers to a news item we just posted to the RSS feed regarding Planet Self Storage in Newington, Conn. The facility is receiving a grant from the Connecticut Clean Energy Fund to help cover the cost of a ...More
    July 10, 2007 Teri Lanza Posted in Blogs
  • Connecticut's Planet Self Storage Gets Solar Energy System Thanks to Grant from CCEF
    Planet Self Storage of Newington, Conn., will be installing 27.72-kilowatt DC solar photovoltaic system thanks to a $128,000 grant awarded by the Connecticut Clean Energy Fund. ...More
    July 9, 2007 Posted in News, Technology
  • USstoragesearch.com and ISS Announce Second in Free Webinar Series
    USstoragesearch.com and Inside Self-Storage (ISS) have announced the second in a free, three-part webinar series designed to help facility owner/operators increase their bottom line using the power of the Internet. ...More
    July 3, 2007 Posted in News
  • Don't JUMP on the Environmental Bandwagon ... DRIVE IT!
    [A guest blog spot by ISS Associate Editor Elaine Foxwell.] We recently posted this item to the ISS "Hot News Feed": “Divine Development LP, in alliance with the Agape Foundation and Mobile Master Trucks, has developed the first "green" business grant available to the ...More
    July 2, 2007 Elaine Foxwell Posted in Blogs