Getting a Great Deal for a Self Storage Unit
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Getting a Great Deal for a Self Storage Unit

When I needed to store some of my belongings, I called around pricing out self storage units. I was surprised to learn just how many different offers self storage facilities run to attract new customers. However, while some of these deals are a bargain, others may not be so great if you plan on leaving your belongings in storage for an extended period of time. I created this website to discuss the different specials used by self storage facilities to attract customers and which of these specials may be beneficial to you, based on your particular needs. I hope this helps you get a great deal on a self storage unit.


Getting a Great Deal for a Self Storage Unit

Tips For Upgrading Your Commercial Heating Unit

Sergio Murphy

If you are running a business in an older building that you purchased rather than built, chances are good that it is not equipped with the most efficient or the strongest heating unit. This could be a huge problem because it will result in your energy bills being higher or your building not being heated to keep your customers comfortable. Here are some tips for upgrading your commercial heating unit so that you get the best value possible.

1. Check for Extended Warranties from the Company Installing Your Heater, Rather from the Heater Manufacturer

Your first step is to check to see if the heating company that you have installed to install your heater offers extended warranties. If you go to an appliance shop to purchase a heater, you are going to be offered an extended warranty on catastrophic failure, but this warranty can be difficult to fulfill since you often need to prove that the error happened in the first place and send in receipts for the services that you needed to have it fixed.

If you get an extended warranty with the installation company, rather than the heater manufacturer, then you will have a specific company that you can call for maintenance requests. This will allow you to ensure that the people that come to repair your heater are very familiar with its inner workings and will be able to locate the problem and fix it more quickly. It will also allow you to avoid having to pay for the repair services and then be reimbursed because if there is a problem with your heater and you call the company from whom you purchased the warranty, you won't have to pay at all.

2. Take the Time to Insulate

While the professionals are installing your heater, ask them to give you some advice about different areas that they notice right away that need better insulation. Start at the room where the heater is located and move outwards. This will allow you to reduce the amount of energy that you waste heating air that escapes before it is able to heat your business.

3. Set a Budget for Routine Maintenance

Finally, before you have the heater installed, be sure that you figure out how much you can commit to spending each year on routine maintenance for your heater. This will allow you to get onto a regular maintenance schedule and prevent any problems from occurring. If you don't set this budget, you might be tempted to skip getting onto a routine maintenance schedule.

For more information, talk to a company that specializes in commercial heating, such as