NPSA News

2015 NPSA Conference and Tradeshow

Paris Hotel, Las Vegas, May 3-5 The annual NPSA Conference and Tradeshow is always a festive event full of learning, seeing old friends, meeting new contacts and a good deal of fun. This year…

The Ease of Residential Storage

Perfect for your Household Projects
Amber Kazmierski
Colorado Storage Systems Ever have those projects around the house where you need to clear out a room to do some work but don't…

Mobile Self Storage...What Now?

Things to Think About I rushed in where Phil Herndon dares to tread. I hate to tell customers “No,” and it seemed to have become a weekly event to apologize to customers that we w…

Taking the Jump Into Mobile Self Storage

The Single Site Guy
Phil Herndon
The Single Site Guy I confess that I am not excited about Mobile Self Storage. The idea of taking possession of someone's belongings is the big rub…

Intro to The Cloud

Should you take the plunge? We're being asked a lot about The Cloud lately. Businesses want to know if “The Cloud” represents important technology they should embrace or may alrea…

Reality Check With Your Inventory

Why Proper Inventory Control is Worth It.
Mark Graham
President, The Advice Store According to the Merriam-Webster dictionary, “reality check” is a noun defined as:…

The US Dollar is Rising and Container Prices are Declining

What You Need to Know
Anders Norlin
Box Credit We have heard it for some time now. The economy is getting stronger and the interest rates should rise. What this means is more expens…

Cubeit and the Canadian Market

Cubeit is an Canadian Innovator
Shannon Bisset, Cubeit Portable Storage Mobile self-storage and portable storage seem to be everywhere in the United States, but what about other areas? I…

Canada By The Numbers

NPSA Listens to its Canadian Members The National Portable Storage Association is proud to have over 55 companies in Canada as members. NPSA wants the Canadian members to know we are listenin…

Canadian Corner

Drop in Canadian Dollar Leads to Raising Prices North of the Border
Jason Siebenga, BigSteelBox The costs for shipping containers may not be the most top-of-mind concern for industry exe…

NPSA Looking Ahead

Message From the Chairman
Joe Kent, NPSA Chairman When it comes to residential storage, a lot of people struggle with what their options are and often resort to driving someplace and ren…

Resale EXPO: September 16-18!!

The 6th Annual Event will be held in New Orleans When the 2015 NPSA Resale EXPO begins on September 16 in New Orleans, it will mark the sixth time the NPSA has hosted this biennial event. Alth…

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