May 14, 2017 by [Christine DeBord, PTI, PTI Security]

Which Camera System Is Best For Your Self Storage Facility: MPX or IP?

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Video surveillance is an extremely important part of your self storage security system.  But with so many systems and new cameras on the market today, you might not know which is right for you.

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May 2, 2017 by [Christine DeBord, PTI, PTI Security]

Wrap-up of the 2017 ISS World Expo

 

The 2017 ISS World Expo in Las Vegas was the biggest yet!   If you missed the event, don’t worry, we’ve got you covered.  Here’s a recap from some of the industry’s leading vendors.  If you’re new to self storage or want to keep up with industry trends and technology, look no further.

PTI Security Systems

At the 2017 ISS World Expo, the PTI team unveiled a new look, new product line, and the all new EasyCode Mobile App. 


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April 23, 2017 by [Christine DeBord, PTI, PTI Security]

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Choosing a Gate for your Self-Storage facility

By:Robert Toy

Robert works for PTI Security Systems in the Engineering Department, and has worked in the self-storage security industry for over 25 years. 


Maybe you’re building a new facility, or perhaps you have an existing site and you’ve just discovered a dozen 55 gallon drums of who-knows-what behind one of your buildings; either way, you’ve reached the point where ...

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April 23, 2017 by [Christine DeBord, PTI, PTI Security]

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The Seven Deadly Video Camera Surveillance System Sins 

 

Video may have killed the radio star, but it can breathe life back into your self storage facility. If you have outdated video surveillance equipment, poor camera placement and coverage, or worse yet, no cameras all at, you could be putting your customers and your business in jeopardy. But how do you know it's time to ...

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April 7, 2017 by [Christine DeBord, PTI, PTI Security]

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Gate Operator Maintenance for Your Self-Storage Facility

By: Robert Toy

Robert works for PTI Security Systems in the Engineering Department, and has worked in the self-storage security industry for over 25 years. 


When it comes to security for your self-storage facility, your gate is an extremely important component.  You’re expecting it to work 24 / 365 to allow your customers in, and to keep dangerous people out.  If your gate is broken, then your security suffers.  To help keep your ...

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March 30, 2017 by [Christine DeBord, PTI, PTI Security]

Wired or Wireless Door Alarms?  Which Are Right for Your Self Storage Facility?

In today’s world, we’ve all grown accustomed to a certain level of customization.  Finish a book on your Kindle, and there’s a suggestion based on your reading interests.  Cookies ensure that you see custom ads based on your search history.  You’ve probably even received a mass email or two that addressed you by your first name.  An ATM may even tell you happy birthday.  The point is, we’ve all experience increased personalization and customization as technology has improved.  So, why should renting a self storage unit be any different for your customers?

Securing your facility is important, but your customers may expect more.  Of course, they want to feel safe when they’re on ...

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March 20, 2017 by [Christine DeBord, PTI, PTI Security]

EasyCode Case Study: SpaceMax Storage 

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Open self storage gates, doors, and more with EasyCode: a mobile app from PTI Security Systems

Mobile app technology has changed the way we interact, work, and live.  From listening to music to crushing candy to checking fantasy football scores to checking email, mobile apps have enhanced and improved billions of lives across the globe.  In fact, I'm writing his blog post from the pages iPhone app. But ...

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