Tag Archives: Storage

Storage Industry News – 10/15/2014

By Weston Cooper, Storage.com Platinum Storage Acquires Four Properties to Rebrand in Texas Ron Valk, self storage developer, will build and rebrand his four recent property purchases as Platinum Storage. According to a press release, construction and development of the properties will be spaced out and take place from now through February 2015. The location in McKinney,...
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Storage Industry News – 10/14/2014

By Nick Bilava, Storage.com CubeSmart Buys East Boston Facilities in Bulk for $23.1 Million CubeSmart, based out of Pennsylvania, has purchased a piece of land with its existing buildings in the east Boston area for $23.1 million. The land totals to 84,000 square feet and holds 1,100 self...
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Storage Industry News – 10/13/2014

By Bill Hipsher, Storage.com Safeguard Self Storage to Build New Facility in Chicago Safeguard Self Storage is preparing to build what will stand as their 73rd company store and officially purchased land on Oct. 2, 2014, located on North Clybourn Ave. in Chicago. Architectural plans show the facility to make up 68,000...
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How Self Storage Can Help with Wildfire Disasters

Using Storage to Protect Items from Wildfire Damage By , Storage.com Throughout late spring, summer, and early autumn, the western United States—particularly Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, and Texas—faces a threat scarcely known to the rest of the nation. As temperatures rise and precipitation dwindles, the vegetation...
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Storage Industry News – 10/10/2014

By Bill Hipsher, Storage.com Earth-Kind Inc. Caters New Product Line to Self Storage and Other Industries Earth-Kind Inc., which creates pest and odor prevention products with natural alternative ingredients, has released their new line for the self storage industry. According to a company press release, the Stay Away pouches are designed for...
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Storage Industry News – 10/9/2014

By Mike Jones, Storage.com LifeStorage Receives $120 Million investment from TPG Capital Roseville, California’s LifeStorage LP received a $120 million investment from TPG Capital that will be put toward purchasing properties in the 50 biggest metropolitan areas around the country. Mark Good, Chief Executive Officer of LifeStorage LP, established the company in 2011. Previously, he served...
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Storage Industry News – 10/8/2014

By Weston Cooper, Storage.com San Diego Self Storage Makes “San Diego’s Best” Poll In its annual “San Diego’s Best” poll, the San Diego Union-Tribune names San Diego Self Storage (SDSS) one of the top self storage operators in the area, chosen by the readers. “San Diego Self Storage is once again honored to be the recipient...
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Storage Industry News – 10/6/2014

By Bill Hipsher, Storage.com Two Washington Self Storage Facilities Go Head-to-Head in Pet Food Challenge Bainbridge Self Storage and Pro-Guard Heated Storage of Washington will race against each other in a friendly pet food drive competition. Set to take place between Oct. 4 and Oct. 18, each store will race to receive...
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Storing Wedding Gifts in a Storage Unit

Storing Wedding Gifts During the celebration of an engagement and wedding, a couple receives a number of gifts from family and friends as they begin their life together. However, many newlyweds don't have the space for all of the gifts they receive, as they're either moving in together for...
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