Business Storage: Security

Storage Solutions For Your Business
Business storage solutions provide a variety of industries with the option to safely store any items that are taking up room but cannot be thrown away. If you already have a Corporate Sales account for your storage needs, you know you security is a high priority and trust your storage unit when storing the following:

  • File Storage
  • Seasonal Items
  • Asset Storage
  • Office Supplies
  • Promotional items
  • Close Outs
  • Sample Items
  • Maintenance Items or Materials
  • Retail Inventory
  • Holiday or Peak Season Inventory

Storage Solutions For Your BusinessSecurity Features

There are a number of security features your business should look for when choosing a storage facility:

  • Gated Access
  • Pest Control
  • Individually Alarmed rooms
  • On Site Management
  • Video Monitoring
  • Key Code/Swipe Card Access
  • Fenced Facility
  • Police Monitored Alarms
  • Intercom system

Access Users

Once you have found a secure facility, you now must think about Authorized Access Users for your unit(s). Some companies, such as U-Haul, offer On Line Account Management which allows you to control access to your businesses storage unit. You will immediately be able to remove a former employee, keeping your goods safe and secure.

Storage Solutions For Your BusinessSelect Your Lock

Now that you have taken all these safeguards to ensure the security of your business’ goods, don’t overlook the importance of choosing the right lock . The Diskus Style Lock is the most secure lock on the market today. This product is specifically designed to resist forced entry with bolt cutters, saws and files. Don’t make the mistake of thinking all locks are created equal or offer the same level of security.

There are many different aspects of storage facilities to research and consider when shopping for additional storage space for your business. Not all storage facilities offer the all the same security features. It is important you recognize your company’s needs, take the time to research facilities in your area and make your decision based on your security needs and the facility that best meets them.

Storage Solutions For Your BusinessSherrill Sciortino is a Corporate Move manager for U-Haul International! If you have questions regarding business storage or relocation, she is your go-to person!