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Table of Contents - July 2007

July 2, 2007

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Table of Contents - July 2007


Inside Self-Storage is pleased to offer these web-only feature articles to complement its July 2007 print edition. Enjoy!

Upgrading to Super Software
Chris Lautenbach sheds light on the new Windows Vista operating system and other web-based applications.

7 Quick Steps to Records-Management Success
Ian Thomas demystifies the service of records management and shares basic steps for breaking into the business.


Making Maintenance Work
Use lists, schedules and procedures to prevent maintenance problems and increase profitability.
By Donna May

Best Foot Forward
Curb appeal is essential for drawing customers and improving facility profits.
By Pat Terry

What Meets the Eye And Then Some
Site aesthetics and safety seal the deal for potential storage customers.
By Amy Fuhlman

A Self-Storage Cinderella Story
A 25-year-old storage facility uses cash flow to upgrade features and increase income.
By Sharon Pallas

The Math Behind the Self-Storage Makeover
Before investing in facility renovations, consider your ownership strategy and local market.
By Doug McCarron

Uplifting: Extending the Machine Life of Your Storage Lifts
A properly maintained and serviced storage lift will be around for the long haul.
By Randy Vander Hill

Rental-Truck Maintenance
Caring for your rental trucks will ensure longevity, increased profit and positive PR.
By Kirk W. Nash

Building Through Conversion
Conversions are not only a viable alternative to building from scratch, theyre sometimes a preferable investment.
By Gayel Weaver

Movin On Up?
Mezzanine expansions increase a facilitys square footage and property value.
By Chip Cordes


Art of Marketing
Beyond Yellow Pages and Site Signage
By Derek M. Naylor

All About Storage
Managing the New Storage Generation
By Cheryl Kelley

Legal Perspectives
What Other Fees Can I Charge?
By Jeffrey Greenberger

Real Estate Roundup
Penny-Watching Pays in Dollars
By Ben Vestal

Insurance Insights
Dont Settle for Generic Insurance
By Scott Lancaster

Building Rapport
Using Your Own Head, Part 1
By Bruce McCardle

Records Storage
Mortal Sins Or Not?
By Cary F. McGovern

At the Car Wash
Buying a Business?
By Fred Grauer

From the Editor

On the Web


Adventures in Storage


Real Estate


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ISS Flash Report
SSDS reports the latest storage statistics for Jackson, Miss.

Supplier Spotlight
DoorKing Inc. supplies security for storage facilities.

Supplier Spotlight
Supply Side creates custom programs for selling retail products.

World View
The prodigal storage son returns and news from around the world.

Media Kit

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