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8 ways to show customer appreciation this holiday season

8 ways to show customer appreciation this holiday season

Liz Wolf November 16, 2015 0

While good self-storage managers know it’s important to show your customers you appreciate their business all year-round, it seems even more fitting to do some special things to thank them around the holidays. Here

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12 things you must do now to prepare your facility for winter

12 things you must do now to prepare your facility for winter

Liz Wolf October 27, 2015 1

It’s that time of year for self-storage managers and operators to catch up on maintenance needs and prepare for the onslaught of unforgiving winter weather. “It starts with the property manager conducting a full

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Autumn event ideas to drive traffic to your facility

Autumn event ideas to drive traffic to your facility

Liz Wolf October 19, 2015 1

With autumn in full swing — and Halloween and Thanksgiving right around the corner — it’s an ideal time for self-storage operators to connect with their tenants and the community –and maybe even attract

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How to define your trade area before you build

How to define your trade area before you build

Liz Wolf August 31, 2015 3

With many self-storage owners looking to development new facilities, it is important they choose a place to build their facility in a place where it will thrive: a high-growth area where people are moving

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9 promo item ideas to market your facility

9 promo item ideas to market your facility

Liz Wolf August 18, 2015 1

When it comes to using promotional items to market your facility, experts say it pays to be clever when coming up with ideas for products — and it also helps if they work with

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6 scenarios when you should hire an attorney

6 scenarios when you should hire an attorney

Liz Wolf July 28, 2015 0

Self-storage operators deal with many legal issues, such as conducting lien sales, updating rental agreements and firing employees. The last thing an operator wants is to end up in the middle of a costly,

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How self-storage operators can take advantage of back-to-school season

How self-storage operators can take advantage of back-to-school season

Liz Wolf July 20, 2015 1

If self-storage operators aren’t looking at ways to capitalize on back-to-school season, they could be missing out on big opportunities. It might be college students returning to school and trying to figure out where

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What you need to know about self-storage zoning

What you need to know about self-storage zoning

Liz Wolf June 30, 2015 0

You’ve found what you think is a perfect site to develop a self- storage facility, but now you need to work through the complicated zoning process. Historically, many self-storage developers would target only those sites

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Should your facility expand summertime hours?

Should your facility expand summertime hours?

Liz Wolf June 15, 2015 0

During busy season in self-storage, should storage operators extend their summertime hours to handle the influx of customers? If you’re looking for a simple answer, you won’t get it here. Tron Jordheim, director of

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