Older storage facilities can be optimised to compete with newer facilities. Learn about the 4 methods to optimise your self storage facility.
Have you ever thought about automating your self-storage facility? With the number of smartphone users rising every year, it may be time to consider fully, or partially, automating your facility. New technology now enables tenants to rent, access, and pay for their unit all on their personal smartphone.
That is a question we see almost every single week from both new-to-the-industry and experienced storage owners, and it’s no surprise. Yet, choosing the best self storage security tools still remains a mystery to many owners looking to take a proactive approach. Technology has improved by leaps and bounds within the last decade, and tools like the new Nokē ONE technology enable owners and storers to bring security all the way down to the unit.
Security is always a popular topic within self storage and there are many suppliers who provide the basics. Hopefully, you already have the standard security tools in place at your storage facility. But if you’re looking to take it beyond just the bare minimum, or you’re ready to upgrade a few of your basics that are out of date, you’re in the right place.
Is your branding on point? Are you happy with the number of new enquiries generated? Slightly confused by Google Ads? Effective external communication is hugely important for all self storage businesses, regardless of whether you’re an established operator or a start-up. Digital marketing, in particular, is an area you need to put time and effort into. Here are some of our top tips: