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  • Insurance Insights: Meth Awareness
    Methamphetamine (meth) is a highly addictive stimulant that can be injected, snorted, smoked or ingested orally. It is also used as an appetite suppressant. The drug is easy and cheap to produce, and the ingredients create toxic by-products. The Office of National Drug ...More
    September 1, 2007 Randy Tipton Posted in Articles
  • 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
  • Table of Contents - July 2007
    WEB EXCLUSIVE! Inside Self-Storage is pleased to offer these web-only feature articles to complement its July 2007 print edition. Enjoy!Upgrading to Super SoftwareChris Lautenbach sheds light on the new Windows Vista operating system and other web-based applications.7 Quick ...More
    July 2, 2007 Posted in Articles
  • Insurance Insights
    All smart business owners know they need insurance to limit risks. For most, a standard business policy covering the property and liability for others’ property or bodily injury is sufficient. But self-storage operators have some risks not addressed by standard policies. ...More
    July 2, 2007 Scott Lancaster Posted in Articles
  • Thoughts From the Road
    When I talk to owners across the country about security, the discussion usually turns to video cameras, gate operators and software. We all need to expand our thinking to include all operational aspects of our facilities. Customer records, for example, should be integral to ...More
    June 1, 2007 Jim Chiswell Posted in Articles
  • Manager's Memo
    When talking to prospective customers and attempting to sell them storage space—along with a sense of security, cleanliness, convenience and value—usually the biggest obstacle to overcome is convincing them their belongings will be safe. This is not just a perception, it’s ...More
    June 1, 2007 Mel Holsinger Posted in Articles
  • ISS Flash Report
    The Omaha-Council Bluffs, Neb.-Iowa, metropolitan statistical area (MSA) is the 60th -largest MSA in the United States. Eight counties, five in Nebraska and three across the Missouri River in Iowa, form this MSA. The areas growing economy, primarily based on agriculture, is ...More
    May 1, 2007 Self Storage Data Services Inc. Posted in Articles, Development
  • eMove Joins OpenTech Alliance Partner Program
    eMove, a subsidiary of U-Haul International, joined the OpenTech Alliance Partner Program; and OpenTech’s Insomniac self-storage kiosk is available for eMove affiliates using WebSelfStorage management software. ...More
    April 24, 2007 Posted in News, Technology
  • REAL ESTATE ROUNDUP
    Our roundtable of experts this month discusses the self-storage market in the Southeastern United States. William Barnhill, Representing the Florida Panhandle Omega Properties Inc., Mobile, Ala. Occupancy levels in northwest Florida have benefited from additional demand ...More
    April 2, 2007 Posted in Articles
  • Table of Contents - March 2007
    WEB EXCLUSIVE! Inside Self-Storage is pleased to offer these web-only feature articles to complement its March 2007 print edition. Enjoy!Working With Insurance AgentsFor the best coverage, it's important to build trust and define goals with your insurance representative.By ...More
    March 1, 2007 Posted in Articles