August 19th, 2016

Rodent Infested Storage Unit

Last week an NBC I-Team were kicked off an Extra Space Storage property in Johnston R.I.

The team were following up a Cranston resident’s complaint that a rodent infestation in their storage unit had ruined $5,000 worth of personal belongings. Children’s toys, clothing, mattresses and wedding photos were destroyed by rodent urine and droppings.

The […]

October 5th, 2015

Storage Unit Weapons Cache

Self-storage customers at the Extra Space Storage facility in Fontana, CA were surprised to discover that they were sharing the premises with a convicted weapons dealer.

Steven Charles Durant was convicted in federal court in South Dakota in 1991 on charges related to unlawful possession and transfer of automatic weapons. He was sentenced […]

July 16th, 2015

Secure Or An Open Invitation?

Storage Pros Self Storage has an interesting approach to security. Recently seven storage units were broken into at Storage Pros Wyoming, MI facility. When unit holders asked to see the security camera videos they were told they had not been working since July 2014 having being damaged by a tornado. The same excuse was used […]

May 28th, 2015

Tornado Safe Self-Storage

The tornado that came through southwest Houston early Sunday morning caused extensive damage at Space Saver 9 Self Storage.

Many storage units were reduced to rubble, some just had the roof ripped of and a few remained intact. Renters turned up to see if they were one of the lucky ones with little or […]

March 18th, 2015

Military Members Possessions Sold

The Servicemembers Civil Relief Act (SCRA) states that a storage lien may not be enforced against a service member during, or 90 days subsequent to, their period of military service without a court order.

The Department of Justice has filed a lawsuit to recover damages from Across Town Movers, a San Diego, California, storage company, […]