Maintaining your Self Storage Facility to Keep it at its Best

August 2, 2017Storage

When you work with EMAX, you’re getting a storage facility that’s built to last. But that doesn’t mean you can ignore routine maintenance. You’ve invested a lot to build a top-quality self-storage facility and, with EMAX’s help, you’ve created a self-storage facility that will appeal to many renters. Following some simple maintenance tips will help … Read More

Where Do Storage Units Make Sense?

July 19, 2017Storage

From the city to the country and everywhere in between, storage units have the potential to be an important part of the lives of people who live there. Depending on the type of area, there are different reasons storage units make sense. What’s clear, no matter what the reasons or the type of location, storage … Read More

Reasons to Start a Storage Facility Business

July 12, 2017Storage

Self-storage facilities are popping up all over Baytown. As you drive around the area, you may be wondering about getting into the storage facility business yourself. There are actually many positive reasons to start a self-storage facility business. Second Income Investing in an existing facility offers an opportunity for a second income without significant upfront … Read More

Who Uses Storage Facilities & How to Market to Them

July 5, 2017Storage

Part of planning your self-storage facility project is thinking about who you’ll be marketing it to. That means figuring out who’s using self-storage facilities. In the Baytown area, several groups of people use storage facilities and how you build and market your self-storage units will vary based on those groups. People in Transition Baytown and … Read More

Adding an Office to Your Existing Self-Storage Facility

June 28, 2017Storage

The Baytown area has many self-storage facilities. Maybe you own one or more of them and you want to make them more efficient, easier to run or provide space for an onsite employee. Adding and office space to your existing self-storage facility is a great way to meet all of these needs. And it’s less … Read More

Avoid These Pitfalls When Developing Your Self Storage Facility

June 21, 2017Construction

Building a self-storage facility is a big undertaking. Significant amounts of time and money are invested. You want to turn a profit, quickly. While there are never any guarantees, avoiding these pitfalls means your shopping center development is more likely to be successful. Poor Site Selection Successful self-storage centers need to be accessible. U-Hauls and … Read More

How Self-Storage Units are Built

June 14, 2017Construction, Storage

Self-storage units are popping up all over the Baytown area. It seems like they’re growing like weeds, but there’s actually a process involved to ensure self-storage units are built to last. Each one has different needs and different amenities built into it, but the basic process remains the same, which is why they’re built so quickly. Site … Read More

Make Your Self-Storage Stand Out with Unique Offerings

April 11, 2017Storage

Traditionally, self-storage has been thought of as a large, empty space where renters can securely store furniture and boxed items. In recent years, however, self-storage has taken on a more luxurious tone. While those traditional storage units still exist and will always be needed, increasing numbers of self-storage renters are seeking to store high-value items … Read More

Building a Storage Facility

March 27, 2017Construction, Storage

Storage facilities have always been a popular place for homeowners and apartment dwellers to store overflow furniture and boxes of sentimental items. In today’s “on the move” society, storage units are becoming even more popular as a short- or long-term place to store items while transitioning from one home to another. As more people are moving to … Read More

Why Everyone is Moving to Texas

March 20, 2017Construction

In 2016, more people moved to the Lone Star State than anywhere else in the country. According to the most recent census, more than 400,000 new people made Texas their home between July 2105 and July 2016. This bodes well for both commercial and residential developers. To stay ahead of the curve, it’s important to … Read More