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Tips for Renting a Storage Unit

Storage units are a great way to keep your items safe while freeing up usable space in your home or in your office. You can use them over the long term to hold onto valuables, or in the short term if you are moving to a new home or office space. However, renting a storage […]

Unpack Possibility: 10 Different Uses For Prefab Storage Sheds

Are you unsure about investing in a prefab storage shed? Sheds can actually be used for much more than simply storing tools. There are many creative ideas that people have started doing to make use of their extra storage space, and they’re all practical! FLEX provides prefab storage sheds that are durable and easy to […]

How to Start a Rental Business for Storage Units

Are you planning to put up your own business? Does a storage unit business tickle your fancy? Believe it or not, offering storage units for rent is a great choice to create passive income. Interestingly, one in every 11 Americans pays $91 every month on self-storage units. More impressively, this translated to a $32 billion dollar […]

How to Get the Most of Small Business Storage Units

There are 5.6 million employer firms in the United States. About 98.2% of them have fewer than 20 workers. This means small businesses make up an overwhelming majority of American business. One major dilemma that many of these small businesses face is a lack of space. This is where small business storage units come in handy. If your […]

A Step by Step Guide to Starting Your Own Storage Unit Franchise

If there’s one thing that people always need more of its space. We age, accumulate objects, and things pile up. That’s why self-storage is such a huge industry. And that growth is only getting started. Breaking into any new industry can be difficult. There’s much to learn and much to get acquainted with. The self-storage industry […]

7 Benefits of Prefabricated Structures

Construction is a business of planning and resource management. What if I told you that with prefabricated structures you can cut out a lot of the cost and concern out of any of your building projects? Prefabricated structures have a lot to offer over traditional construction. Are you interested in learning more? Read on for […]

From Big Boxes to Your New Office: Warehouse Conversion Ideas

Warehouse Conversion Ideas Take the Meatpacking District in New York City or the Downtown Loop in Chicago and you’ll see warehouse conversion at its best. In New York, it’s garment markets and high-fashion houses. In Chicago, it’s hip restaurants, bars, and nightlife. It’s artist ateliers. And now, it’s big and small business alike, from startups with just a […]

7 Profitable Tips On Starting A Self Storage Business

If you’re looking to start a business that’s aimed for success, look no further. The self-storage industry is booming. In fact, it boasted a 7.7% annual growth rate since 2012, according to analysts. And, in 2016 alone self-storage returned a profit of over $32 billion dollars in the United States. Best of all, you don’t […]