Solar Panels

  • 126 Self Storage of Ashland Goes Green With Solar Panels
    Michael Kane, owner of 126 Self Storage in Ashland, Mass., recently installed 99 solar panels on 2,000 square feet of his facility’s roof in an effort to be more green?environmentally and financially. ...More
    March 2, 2009 Posted in News
  • More Consumers Seeking Green Products
    More consumers are seeking green products, especially those that focus on energy and water efficiency, and there is every indication that trend will only get stronger, according to home building industry product suppliers who spoke at a press conference Jan. 22 during the ...More
    January 22, 2009 Posted in Articles
  • Empire Boat & RV Opens Another Facility in California
    Empire Boat & RV Storage opened a $7 million covered storage facility in Healdsburg, Calif., for owners of boats, motorhomes and travel trailers. The 115-acre facility has space for about 200 boats and as many RVs. The carport-style metal structures, built by Baja ...More
    January 13, 2009 Posted in News, Construction, Real Estate
  • Whirlwind Solar Energy Systems
    Whirlwind Steel Buildings Inc. introduces Whirlwind Solar Energy Systems, a renewable energy alternative for metal rool and building applications. ...More
    January 6, 2009 Posted in News, Construction
  • Solar Carports: A New Trend in Boat/RV-Storage Construction
    Storage carports are easy to construct and require little to no maintenance. Now self-storage owners can take this simple structure to a new level by integrating solar cells into the construction of new carport covers. The addition of solar power to a self-storage property ...More
    October 23, 2008 Amy Campbell Posted in Articles, Construction
  • Using Solar Power for Alternative Energy in Self-Storage
    Once just a way to warm your home or pool, solar power is gaining ground in the self-storage industry. Read about two facilities that grabbed the opportunity to save some kilowatts and rally around Mother Earth.As the chief operating officer for Storage Investment ...More
    July 13, 2008 Amy Campbell Posted in Articles