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10-10-11 Loading Docks to get to Storage Units

As great as the many features of our climate controlled storage units might be, one of the ones that we get the most compliments on is our variety to loading docks. This allows different customers to more easily access units through loading docks that are complimentary to their transportation choices. We can give clients access [...]

9-25-2011 Fall Cleaning at Your House or Business

If the annual cleaning has you wondering where you might store all of the things that are important to you or your business, but that are not needed daily, please come see us. Our fall cleaning has spiffed up the place even more than usual and we are ready for you and you valuables. It [...]

9-16-2011 Cleanliness’ Importance in Climate Controlled Storage

Unlike when people store their cars or boats in outside storage units, climate controlled storage units traditionally store things that reside in people's homes when they are in use. Consequently, these items need to be stored where the environment is clean. At Bast Storage, we have committed to doubling our efforts in keeping our facilities [...]

9-8-2011 Testimonials Best Advertising for Our Facility

I was showing some potential clients a couple of different size storage units today when we came across one of our commercial clients who was loading out some product as he does every day. Our commercial client asked these folks if they were looking at renting a storage room and they said that they were. [...]

8-24-2011 Really? Mid MO Weather is Crazy

So the State Fair has come and gone and we enjoyed some of the best Fair weather we have had in years - high temperatures in the 80's, nights pleasant. Yet, now we are back to triple digit temperatures today. This is why climate controlled storage rocks. I say it all of the time on [...]

8-14-2011 MO State Fair in Sedalia Means Hot Weather

Normally, when the Missouri State Fair comes to town, Sedalians can count on the weather turning off nasty hot. This year, however, the weather has cooled for the Fair. Bast Storage hopes everyone has a fun and safe time at the Fair. Come see us after the Fair and find that perfect storage room for [...]

8-8-2011 Missouri Self Storage Owners Association Meeting

After some encouragement from a friend who is much bigger in the storage business than are we (at least for now!), we joined the MSSOA organization. Last week was their annual convention. I debated with myself as to my willingness to find the time to attend the meetings. Just did not know if it would [...]

8-01-2011 The Heat of Sedalia, MO

Are you kidding me?! I really like warm weather, but this is ridiculous! The outside temperature has been over 100 degrees in west central Missouri almost every day for the past two weeks. I know our energy bill is going to be high, but we are not wavering at Bast Storage. We are keeping these [...]

7-28-2011 Easy Acessablitiy to Your Climate Controlled Storage Unit

Bast has 6 foot hallways??? Some competitors say that is unheard of and a waste of space, but at Bast Storage, we want you to be able to move in/out as easily as possible. Let's not forget the variations of dock level entries to the units. So, call us crazy but we want you to [...]

07-14-2011 Weather Proof Units!

What funny weather this week has turned out to have. 100 degrees Tuesday, upper 90's Wednesday, and 70 on Thursday. With this variations in weather, your outside storage units have the ability to allow weather damage to your possesions. Luckily, Bast's entire storage facility is inside and at a comfortable temperature. This allows you to [...]