Technology Disrupts Social Distrust

“Technology is nothing. What’s important is that you have a faith in people, that they’re basically good and smart, and if you give them tools, they’ll do wonderful things with them.” –Steve Jobs At its roots, technology was meant to build bridges between people. Although it has undoubtedly broken down barriers of communication, it has […]

One App To Rule The Roost! We Finally Did It!

After much love, hard work, and dedication, Roost has launched! Everyone on the team is super excited and beaming with pride and joy. It’s like having an adorable app baby. We can’t stop smiling and telling everyone about it Roost is the latest in revolutionizing the sharing economy. Similar to Lyft and Airbnb we let people make money […]

5 Reasons Why The Sharing Economy Is Here To Stay

There’s no doubt that the sharing economy has grown significantly in the past few years. Companies like Airbnb, Lyft, and now Roost ensure wealth gets shared among its users and not just the respective corporations. But why has the collaborative or sharing economy taken the world by storm? A few things: 1. The Internet has […]

7 Reasons Why People Need Self-Storage

Why would anyone ever need self-storage? Well, to keep it short, they have more stuff than they have space. But that’s oversimplifying it. There are various reasons why someone would have more stuff than space, and no, the answer isn’t because of rampant consumerism. It’s usually one of the seven below: 1. Moving More than […]

7 Celebrity Self-Storage Units Exposed

You know the drill. If you fail to pay the rent on your self-storage unit, it eventually gets auctioned off. And even though celebrities tend to have a crap ton of money and a personal assistant, they’re still human. Mistakes get made, storage fees get neglected. And suddenly your personal belongings are splashed across US […]

10 Most Bizarre Items Kept In Storage

Weird doesn’t even begin to describe the things some of these people have kept in storage. I understand we’re all entitled to our secrets but sometimes, just suck it up and pay the cremation fee! I think you know where I’m headed with this. 1. Granny Dearest It’s not actually all that uncommon to find […]

9 Reasons Why Storage Wars Has America By The Balls

What’s so exciting about storage, you might ask? Everything! The thrill! The rush! The competition! It’s the the hopes and dreams of hard-working Americans at the cusp of a jackpot. All in one beautiful formulaic half-hour slot. Storage Wars is aired on A&E and can now be seen in 13 countries. For those who are […]

Are You Nuts? 10 Things You Absolutely Cannot Keep In Storage

Sure, the idea is tempting. Why not buy out a huge storage space and live in there? It’s cheaper than rent and it’s climate controlled. We hate to break it to you but there are some very hard Dos and Don’ts when it comes to the world of storage. So for all you creative cats […]