Mako Steel Blog

How Much Space is Enough For Your Self Storage Building Project?

Posted by Caesar Wright on Mon, Jan 01, 2018 @ 11:29 AM

How Will You Determine Capacity For Your Self Storage Building Project?

When you are designing your Self Storage Development, your ultimate goal is to maximize your Return on Investment. Whether you're building a Self Storage Building facility from the ground up or looking to expand, it's important to understand the market and create the right investment strategy.

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Tags: self storage construction, Single Story Self Storage Building

Building A Better Budget

Posted by Angie Guerin on Fri, Dec 22, 2017 @ 09:56 AM

 

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Tags: Self Storage Industry, self storage construction, Boat and RV Storage, Mako Steel, Multi-Story Self Storage, Single Story Self Storage Building, Cost to build self storage, Self Storage building, Self Storage Costs

Mako Steel Provides Insight to the Self Storage Labor Shortage

Posted by Mak the Shark on Thu, Nov 09, 2017 @ 10:07 AM

Mako Steel's, National Sales Manager, Angie Guerin was recently asked to contribute to the Inside Self Storage article, "Skilled Workers Wanted:  Self-Storage Builders Face Down the Construction Labor Shortage".  As an expert in the field of Self Storage development, her discernment of the situation provides clarity to an aspect of development that isn't always considered.  

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Tags: self storage construction

The doors have opened to a new self storage facility built by Mako Steel

Posted by Mak the Shark on Fri, Oct 13, 2017 @ 02:05 PM

DOLLAR SELF STORAGE in CHANDLER, AZ

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Tags: Climate Controlled Self Storage, Mako Steel, self storage construction, Arizona Self Storage, Developing Self Storage

A Feature Facility Opens in Arizona

Posted by Mak the Shark on Fri, Jun 23, 2017 @ 01:12 PM

Congratulations, Dominion Self Storage on the opening your new facility in Queen Creek, AZ.

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Tags: self storage construction, Climate Controlled Self Storage, Cost to build self storage, Mako Steel

Winner - Mako Steel, Best Builder 2016

Posted by Sarah Swingler on Tue, Aug 09, 2016 @ 11:16 AM

It has been announced!  Mako Steel has won Inside Self Storage Best Builder award, 2016!

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Giving Thanks to YOU!

Posted by Tinie Tao on Mon, Nov 25, 2013 @ 09:06 AM


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Self Storage Construction Considerations

Posted by Tinie Tao on Wed, Nov 13, 2013 @ 09:43 AM

Roofing: Standing Seam vs. Screw Down

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Tags: self storage construction, Standing Seam Roofing

Is the Development of Climate Control Storage Really “Heating Up”?

Posted by Tinie Tao on Thu, Oct 24, 2013 @ 09:39 AM

Climate control storage appeals to customers wanting to preserve sensitive and valuable contents. These customers look for self storage facilities that monitor and control humidity and temperature settings. Climate control storage commands higher rental rates than regular self storage does. As developers and existing owners look for ways to increase their return on investment, offering a climate-controlled space is one way to generate significant rental income.

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Tags: Climate Controlled Self Storage

RV & Boat Storage Construction Costs and Considerations

Posted by Joe Matibag on Thu, Oct 10, 2013 @ 08:55 AM

RV and boat storage makes a great add-on to a thriving storage business, but it can stand alone as a smart business venture if you go into it with your eyes wide open.

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Tags: Boat and RV Storage