Reasons Your Small Business Could Use Self Storage

5 Reasons Your Business Could Use Self Storage

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Regardless of whether you have a small or large business, space is an extremely valuable asset. Space is needed to make sure you have enough room to work in, to make sure your employees can be productive and comfortable while they work and keep all of your excess inventory organized and safe.

Self storage is typically viewed as a convenience when you are moving or decluttering at home. However, self storage can provide many great benefits for businesses.

To have an organized life, whether it be at home or at the office, a self storage unit is essential. Not only will it keep your life organized, they are also convenient, accessible and cost effective. Instead of spending a lot more money to lease a larger office space, consider renting a self storage unit.


One of the biggest concerns for customers is how secure their items will be while in storage. A great benefit of using a self storage facility is that one of their number one priorities is security.

Renting a self storage unit is often far more secure than your office. This is especially great for protecting your high value items and confidential and sensitive documents.

At Riel Park RV & Self Storage, we are fully fenced with unique access code gated entry, video surveillance, great lighting and security patrols.

Frees up space in your office

Having a clean and clutter free office reflects upon how your business is run. A messy and cluttered office can give an unorganized and unprofessional impression to your clients. Not only does a nice looking office look attractive to your clients, it’s good for your employees too.

No one wants to work in an environment that is overcrowded and cluttered. Having a cluttered workspace can lower your employee’s productivity and employee satisfaction.

A self storage unit is a great way to clear out your office of items that aren’t needed on a daily basis. Free up valuable space by storing excess inventory, unused furniture and documents. With more usable office space, the productivity and efficiency of your employees will increase substantially.

Saves money

Instead of leasing a larger office space, rent a self storage unit. If you look at the cost of renting a self storage unit in comparison to renting more office space, it is significantly less expensive.

By using a self storage unit, you will have the freedom of growing your business without spending a small fortune on increasing the size of your office space.  Storage for your business that is affordable and convenient.


Self storage facilities typically offer month to month and long-term leases. Regardless of whether you need a self storage unit for a short or long period of time, you can find an option that best suits your storage needs.

With many types and sizes of units available, the options are endless. Storage units can range in size from the size of a closet to big enough to store an entire 5-bedroom home.

There is drive-up access, outdoor, unheated storage units to make loading and unloading quick and easy. You can also get a climate-controlled storage unit, should you be storing more sensitive items like expensive furniture or documents.

As time goes on, what you need your storage unit for can change. At Riel Park RV & Self Storage, you can increase or decrease the size of your unit to accommodate your needs with ease.

We also offer access from 6am to 10pm, 7 days a week so getting what you need, when you need it, is a breeze. You won’t need to worry that you won’t be able to access your storage unit on weekends or holidays.

Hold more inventory

Buying in bulk can save your business a lot of money. With a self storage unit, you can store all of your excess inventory. You won’t have to worry about constantly running out of stock.

You can use your storage space like a stock room. This will keep your inventory organized and safe and make it much easier to keep track of everything if it’s all organized in one space.  A self storage unit is a great option for small businesses owners, especially if you run a business out of your home, so you don’t clutter up your space with excess inventory.

At Riel Park RV & Self Storage, we have various storage options to choose from.  Give us a call at 780-459-6435 for safe, secure, convenient and affordable storage.

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