Security Public Storage Blog

Prepare for RV and boat storage by following our self-storage tips
September 17, 2019
With Labor Day now in the rearview, it’s time to start preparing your RV or boat for cooler temperatures. Moving your favorite summer recreation vehicles to a dedicated RV and boat storage unit or parking space for the winter provides you with peace of mind during the offseason, as well as giving you more space at home. Follow our seasonal RV and boat storage tips to help protect your adventure vehicles while storing at the Security Public Storage facility nearest you. Read more
Family-owned businesses benefit from business storage solutions at Security Public Storage
September 3, 2019
As a family-owned and operated self-storage company, we at Security Public Storage (SPS) have a soft spot for family-owned businesses. It's important to us to offer business storage solutions entrepreneurs and other business owners who, like us, are putting in the long hours and working hard to support themselves and their families. We opened our first location in 1983, and we still pride ourselves on providing the highest quality self-storage service in the industry. SPS locations offer premier amenities for a superior business storage experience. Read more
Security Public Storage partners with Trustpilot to collect real self-storage reviews from real customers.
August 20, 2019
Renters searching for storage units often consult a variety of resources before making the decision to go with one company over another. Self-storage reviews, like those in every business, include both real and fake testimonials, which can make it difficult for users to determine authenticity. At Security Public Storage, we’ve partnered with Trustpilot, a platform designed to accumulate real, trustworthy online reviews. Read more
Moves in the military
August 6, 2019
A permanent change of station (PCS) is military jargon for "moving". Service members can receive their relocation orders anywhere from five months to as little as two weeks from when they are due to report to their new command. While relocation orders can come anytime, the peak season is between May and August, when as many as 65% of all military moves happen. Read more
Exterior view of the Security Public Storage Baltimore mural.
July 23, 2019
At Security Public Storage in Baltimore, we take pride in offering Self Storage With A DifferenceTM. Our family-owned and operated self-storage facility in Baltimore is part of the larger SPS company, which values 5-star customer service and professional managers local to our 50 facilities across the country. In Baltimore, we go way back and embrace the history and culture of our community. Read more
Santa Rosa community works together to rebuild
July 9, 2019
For Terry Hemenes, rebuilding Security Public Storage after the devastating Tubbs fire in October 2017 is personal. Terry’s parents came to SPS Santa Rosa in the mid-1990s to be the location’s first On-Site Managers when we acquired the property from ABC Mini Storage. Then Terry’s twin sister managed the property for 19 years before Terry took over as the On-Site Manager 6 years ago. Read more
Flamingos at Sacramento Zoo
June 25, 2019
Sometimes staying close to home turns up local jewels where you can return time and again! Let’s look at some of the destinations you’ll find right in Sacramento! Fun for the whole family California State Fair Held July 12-18, 2019 at Cal Expo, this annual event has something for everyone and every age! Visit the fair website for complete details: Read more
SPS Salinas new mural
May 21, 2019
How much time do you have? Because it would take years to visit the sites and enjoy the activities this area of California has to offer! The rich heritage of Salinas is celebrated through two large murals commissioned by Security Public Storage for their facility located here. The second mural has just been completed this month (May 2019). Spanning the entire south face of the SPS facility, it is the largest in the Salinas area and is clearly visible from Hwy 101. Read more
The Fields Park, Pearl District, Portland
May 9, 2019
Northwest Portland is home to the newest addition to the Security Public Storage family. We value our partnerships with the communities we serve and invite you to get to know our new neighborhood. Read more
Sort out your winter clothes
April 2, 2019
Spring is in the air, the temperatures are slowly rising, the early birds are returning, and it’s time to think about getting outside. In this installment of our series of Getting Ready for Spring articles, we’ll give you a few tips for getting winter clothes ready for summer storage. Sort into 3 categories As you get ready to wear more warm-weather clothes, it’s a good time to take stock of your closet. Pull out all your warm-weather clothes and sort them into three piles. Read more

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