How to Benefit From a Storage Unit

Published on 2/15/2018

How Your Business Can Benefit From a Storage Unit


Organizing a business is vital when it comes to success for the long term. Studies have proven that employees morale can be directly tied to the workplace's structure, organization, and facility. Providing a workplace that displays professionalism, efficiency, and complies with health and safety code can be a challenge but one with the help of a storage unit can be accomplished. Self storage facilities can be beneficial in a variety of ways. Here are just a few reasons why your business is a storage unit away from increasing productivity and employee morale. 

1. Short Term Storage

Is that old massive printer taking up valuable space in your office? Do you have unused cubicle walls laying around waiting to fall on the next person's foot? Clutter can take up meaningful space and be hazardous to bystanders and employees. By removing the clutter and renting a storage unit, businesses can free up office space allowing the flow of traffic in the office to improve. Furthermore, a well kept office space can reduce the need for worker compensation claims saving the company money. Storage units are affordable and come in a variety of sizes. When choosing a storage unit, it is vital to know what size and what type of storage you will need. If you have printers and cubicle walls to store that are generally larger items, choose a 10x10 unit similar to the one American-U-Store provides.

2. Document Storage

Is there anything appealing to an employee about a stack of filing cabinets aligning the walls of an office space? Moreover, a company keeping all sensitive documents out in the open for display to others is dangerous and could lead to trouble. That's where storage units come in handy. Self storage facilities can provide your company peace of mind by providing your company a clean and secure area for storing those documents. First, storage units can keep sensitive documents secure through the monitored alarm system, gate access, and some facilities have onsite security. Second, storage facilities comparable to American-U-Store deliver clean self storage units that are most of all affordable to rent on a month to month basis. 

3. Inventory Storage

As a restaurant owner and operator, inventory plays a crucial part in running a successful restaurant. Between janitorial supplies, seasonal decorations, non perishable food items, and excess inventory, a restaurant can fill up quickly. Self storage units deliver the owner a best of both worlds scenario. If you're wishing to store perishable items, climate controlled storage options are available. Moreover, restaurant owners can select storage units that are easy and convenient to access. By selecting a storage unit, restaurant owners keep their patrons happy as well as their servers by freeing up the space. 

Self storage facilities can be advantageous for all businesses big or small. By offering short term storage, document storage, and inventory storage for companies and restaurants, storage facilities provide peace of mind for their owners. The next time your office or restaurant becomes cluttered or the documents begin to stack to high, call American-U-Store. We can meet all of your business and commercial storage needs.