Tag Archives: Software

How Analysing Current Storers Can Help You Find Future Storers

Your current and past storers provide a wealth of information to you as part of their storage journey with you. By analysing your current (and past) storers, you can learn a lot about your “average storer” and use this to make targeted decisions about marketing spend, facility improvements and if expanding, what mix of units […]

Think Outside the Box: 5 Ways to Create a Memorable Customer Experience in Self Storage

As someone who’s been in the self-storage industry for over a decade, I’ve seen vast improvements in the way self storage facilities present themselves. As facilities raise the bar in terms of their marketing and pricing, it’s time to think outside the box in order to stand out from the crowd. Let’s take a look… […]

5 Easy Ways to Build Business & Save Time with Storman

As we head into a new year, it’s always important to reflect on last year & see what worked well for your self storage facility, find out what could have been done better – and try a few new things for the year ahead. Let’s kick off with five easy ways to grow your self storage customer […]

Storman v10 Released

Storman Software is pleased to announce our new v10 release. This is a significant release, and we strongly advise that you read our “Highlights, impacts & changes” document prior to installing. Highlights of the release include the following; On Microsoft Windows 10 only, Storman no longer required PDF Creator and can print directly using the integrated PDF printer […]

How can technology automate my Self Storage business?

Having worked in the self storage industry for almost a decade, I’ve visited many self storage facilities over the years. Sometimes, my visits are to train facility staff & managers on new tools available at their disposal, whereas other visits are to help a new owner make sense of the beast they’ve inherited (or purchased) […]

Storman v9.3.12 released

We are pleased to announce our latest release, Storman v9.3.12 is now available. This latest version includes new API methods for web developers to use to integrate websites with Storman. For further information regarding this release, please view our Release Notes. This release is available to all users who are on a support or subscription […]

6 Things To Consider When Buying Management Software

Whether you’re new to – or a veteran of – the Self Storage or Bank Vault industries, making the running of your business easier is likely somewhere near the top of your to-do list. What that goal in mind, here are six things you should consider when purchasing Management Software. Good management software lets you […]

Why Annual Rent Increases Create Work & Cause Churn

Virtually every business has its fair share of time-consuming tasks; be it a marina doing the daily dock-walk, or a self storage facility cleaning recently-vacated units. While some tasks are just part of life (that is, until such time as someone invents an industrial-sized robotic vacuum), other tasks can easily be automated – one such […]

9 Quick & Easy Ways to Secure your Management Software [eBook]

Not a week goes by where I see a news story featuring another large corporation that’s had a data breach due to hackers. Many people think that it won’t happen to them – but when it comes to security, it’s important to think about that common analogy; a chain is only as strong as its […]

How software can pay off your self storage investment faster

Management software needs to enhance your business. Many people, especially new entrants that are coming from other businesses or industries, are surprised that as an industry we have specialised management software. More importantly, we have people who understand what effective management software can mean to a self storage business. Unlike the concrete slab that many […]