Self Storage Security

November 30, 2017Storage

Having a fully operational security system is vital to the self-storage business. In addition to protecting your property and investment, you’re also safeguarding the possessions of your renters. Once you’ve had a professional install the right security system for your storage facility, it’s up to you to maintain it properly.  Hardware  The hardware aspects of your security … Read More

Finding the Right Layout for Your Self-Storage Facility

October 15, 2017Storage

Finding the perfect lot for building your self-storage facility is a great start. Now, you need to create the ideal layout and unit mix for that location. There are several things to take into consideration during this process. Below are a few of the most important and don’t forget, the self-storage construction pros at EMAX … Read More

Is it Time to Upgrade Your Self Storage Property?

September 30, 2017Storage

Self-storage properties are becoming a popular investment. If you already own a self-storage facility, this means increased competition and added complexities. Renters want to feel like they’re getting a great value for their money and you want to keep up with the competition, but you also want to make smart financial decisions. Knowing when and … Read More

Market Your Self-Storage Facility on Facebook

August 16, 2017Storage

Did you know Facebook as more than 1 billion users? That’s a HUGE number of people you can reach in one place. While they’re not all local to the Baytown area where you have your storage facility, using targeting features, you can market only to the areas you want. To get the most from your … Read More

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

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