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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February 11, 2017 by [Christine DeBord, PTI, PTI Security]

What’s the Best Way to Secure a Self Storage Facility?

An Access Control Checklist

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If you’re thinking about a security system for a new self storage facility, but have questions about what’s available and what you need to make the most of your security and access control system, then this post is ideal for you.  This checklist will help you cultivate the perfect security solution for your new site.


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January 3, 2017 by [Christine DeBord, PTI, PTI Security]

RX900_XMT_On_Door.pngHigher rental rates and occupancy. That’s what we’re all after, right?  Charging a premium for your storage units may seem out of reach, but door alarms can place higher rates firmly within your grasp. 

With door alarms, you increase the functionality and efficiency of your existing access control system, while also markedly improving your facility—a fact that won’t go unnoticed by your current tenants or your potential customers.

Investing in security is the most important thing you can do to protect your investment, and protecting and monitoring individual storage unit doors is the ...

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