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When you hear self-storage what is your first thought? Some might say residential storage or storage to keep belongings in-between living situations, but what most people don’t consider is that self-storage facilities can be a beneficial tool for a lot of businesses. WHO? So, your next question would be- what type of business could benefit from self-storage-right? Well to be honest there are many industries that have found self-storage beneficial with their day-to-day operations. Let’s talk detail: · Contractors- this specific industry requires many materials and equipment to complete a job, so being able to store items in a secured spot with long business hours is ideal. · Retail- this industry requires different types of inventory, so what better way to maximize space by putting a few extra items in a climate-controlled unit. · Offices- an industry full of files and guess what, more files, so self-storage could minimize clutter and help with organization. · Realtors and political candidates - an industry where you must place signs and other marketing materials around town so, once a house is sold or a campaign is done you can place these signs in a unit to maintain their condition for future use. Now, although these are just a few of the main business industries around, there are so many ways a storage facility can be beneficial to day-to-day operations. WHY? Understanding some benefits for the industries is interesting, but why go that route? Well, because you are not only freeing up space, but you are helping your business by improving the overall operations of the company. Here are some more benefits: · Save Money- who doesn’t like saving money? I know I do! Since we are in a generation full of technology many local businesses are being creative and finding ways to operate without having a true office. So, utilizing a storage unit to keep inventory is a great way to go. Afterall the rate of renting a storage unit ...


Alyssa
November 13th, 2019


Vehicle Storage

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Did you know that older vehicles have more space in the engine, so cold temperatures can cause issues? By keeping your engine warm will reduce the chance of potential damage associated with cold starts in the winter. Here are some TIPS: 1. Park your vehicle near a wall or inside a garage- you want to block any wind that can make the engine cold. 2. Place a blanket over the engine (electric blanket is ideal) making sure you cover the intake and sides. -PLEASE REMOVE BEFORE STARTING VEHICLE. 3. Purchase car cover and tie the ends to the tires, so the cover hangs down and blocks wind from penetrating the engine. 4. Any type of insulation placed above or below the engine will help keep the engine block warm. So, if you are looking for space for the winter or year-round, Seguin Storage has you covered- literally! With multiple options ranging from 10x20 units to 12x35 with lighting and electric, we want you to choose the right spot for your prized possession. Our facility also offers: · Easy, drive-up access · Convenient location · Long access hours · 24/7 security surveillance · Insulated ceilings AND SO MUCH MORE! If that garage is too full or you don’t have the proper covered parking to maintain the exquisite condition you thrive for, stop by Seguin Storage and rent your spot today! With our month-month leasing options and variety of specials, I am positive you will find the spot you need! ...


Alyssa
November 6th, 2019


Non-Climate-Controlled Units: Explained in fewer than 200 words

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Non-Climate-Controlled units are also referred to as Ambient-Air units. These type of storage units usually match the outside temperatures, but during the extremely hot summers, the temperature inside the unit will far exceed the outdoor temperature due to the exposure of the sun, especially being in Texas. Ambient units are typically ground level, exterior accessed units, which makes loading and unloading a lot more convenient than a climate-controlled units. These units can sometimes be referred to as “drive-up storage units” because they function and appear like garages. How do you know if non-climate-controlled units are right for you? Well, no matter what your items will be protected, but the factor is the change in temperatures. If the items, you store are not sensitive to changes in temperatures a non-climate-controlled unit will be a good fit for you. Another perk of a non-climate-controlled unit is the price range. You will find these specific units at a 10%-20% lower cost compared to a climate-controlled unit. No matter what type of unit you decide to choose Seguin Storage has a variety for you! Stop by and RESERVE TODAY! STORAGE MADE SIMPLE! ...


Alyssa
October 24th, 2019