A well-designed self-storage facility will be more secure and repel would-be thieves. Consider the following advice on building layout, office safety, lighting and other important security elements for your next storage project.
What do racecars, a barn and firefighters have to do with self-storage? Read how three operators are using these themes to create eye-catching, memorable designs for their facilities.
As self-storage spreads across the face of the globe and developers enter more and diverse markets, a new era of facility design emerges, forever changing the industry's public image. This spectacular showcase highlights exterior design trends...
Inside Self-Storage (ISS) has published a new online image gallery, “Superstars of Self-Storage Design: 2017 Facility-Exteriors Showcase.” The free presentation provides viewers with a visual tour of industry facades and grounds including...
A self-storage facility can benefit greatly from thoughtful landscape design. Here are some common regulations to follow as well as supplemental aesthetics that can add value to your property.
A self-storage owner’s goal for exterior facility design is often three-fold: a strong, attractive focal point; easy site maintainability; and a use of color that supports business branding. Each will be driven by local requirements and cost.
Capturing lessons learned is an integral part of every self-storage project and serves numerous purposes. A new facility developer shares the successes and errors experienced in building Delaware Beach Storage Center in Lewes, Del.