Wondering how Boxwell’s portable storage and relocatable units can increase revenue at your self-storage facility? Well, you probably have more rentable area than you’re currently using.
Look around your facility. Do you have any of the following?
1) an irregular shaped lot
2) poor configuration of existing structures
3) any unused areas due to easements or setbacks, uneven ground or required setbacks?
It’s easy to fill up your unused space and increase revenue with Boxwell’s portable storage and relocatable units. These containers are called a variety of names — from moveable and mobile to relocatable, drive-up and portable. At the end of the day, each of our “Boxwells” is customizable, easy to install, flexible, secure, durable, and delivered fast by our dedicated team!
Plus, did you know thatBoxwellscost per less per square foot than permanent self-storage units? They are moveable, so they don’t demand the added time and expense of building approvals and permits required for permanent construction. There’s also a tax benefit to using portables versus permanent structures at a self-storage facility. Designed to boost the economy and help small and medium-sized businesses, Section 179 allows the write off of an entire price of qualifying equipment (think: relocatable storage) in the year of purchase.
To help you select the best manufacturer of portable storage containers and relocatable self-storage units, Boxwellis here to help with a few simple tips to keep in mind. There are 7 key featuresto look for when shopping for storage that will help you increase revenue at your facility:
1. Customizable to Match Your Business
At Boxwell, our design team works hand-in-hand with each customer to determine every aspect of the container itself. We offer acustomizable productthat fits your company’s colors, branding options and container specifications.
2. Easy to Install
We ship Boxwell units flat-packed and assemble them in under 30 minutes with a team of two workers. You can place our durable, moveable containers on practically any surface with built-in forklift pockets for safe and easy moving.
3. Flexibility to Fit Anywhere
A typical portable storage unit is 8 x 20. This unit can be broken down into a number of different configurations including (2) 8×10 spaces, (4) 5×8 spaces or (8) 4×5 spaces. Based on the configuration, the unit is fit out with partitions and doors. Industry-leading rollup or swing doors are available in customizable colors to match your facility.
4. Secure from Elements
Boxwell’s containers are 100% weather resistant and rodent proof. The seamless design and corrugated roofs allow for optimal durability and water runoff. We offer coated floors for a waterproof, non-slip, non-toxic, non-flammable surface. To reduce condensation caused by humidity and temperature swings, we apply this thin, white coating on the ceiling. Plus, our state-of-the-art locking mechanism is ultra secure and easy to use.
5. Durable Construction
Boxwell’s containers are some of the longest-lasting containers on the market. They are laboratory tested for long-term durability with the highest-grade steel (SPA-H and SPA-C), which allows our units to be movable and stackable (up to 3 high) when fully loaded. Our hardware is stainless steel and will maintain appearance and performance for years to come.
6. Quick Turnaround
The Boxwell team prides itself on speedy responses and a clean quote process so you can get the storage you need. With our very own manufacturing facility, we are in control of the getting units to you, fast — currently the typical timeframe from ordering to installation on-site runs from 10-12 weeks. Before you know it, your storage containers are delivered and a Boxwell representative is onsite to guide the assembly team in building or adding on to your site.
7. Dedicated Customer Service
At its core, quality customer service is about making sure your customers feel valued, treated fairly, and appreciated by your business. All along the way, Boxwell is an ever-available communication go-between — allowing you to relax while our team keeps tabs on the details.
Portables are filling a niche within the self-storage industry as experienced operators are finding ways to maximize profits from their facilities. If you’d like to increase revenue at your self-storage facility, join Boxwell inthinking outside of the box and give these moveable storage solutions a try!