Buyer's Guide

The Self-Storage Buyer's Guide is the industry's one-stop online marketplace for information on vendors servicing all aspects of the self-storage industry. We are a large industry and it is impossible to keep an inventory on all vendors ... so let the education experts at MiniCo Publishing handle that for you. Self-storage owners, operators, managers, and vendors alike can search for local or national companies and vendors to work with and contact them with no middle-man, unlike other directory and vendor locator databases. True to our primary charter of educating the industry, the Self-Storage Buyer's Guide is there to educate visitors as to who the Top Self-Storage Vendors are and give them multiple points of contact to facilitate vendor/buyer connections. Our list of vendors and vendor categories is always growing and if a need arises for information on a particular category that is not representing in our list, please let us know and we’ll get to work gathering data on vendors for you.



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MiniCo Insurance Agency, LLC

MiniCo Insurance Agency was founded in 1974 as a provider of specialty insurance products and publications for the self-storage industry. Today, the company is a program administrator offering multiple specialty property and casualty insurance products for a variety of unique industries and exposures. MiniCo Insurance Agency, LLC, the parent company of MiniCo Insurance Agency of Canada, Inc., is a member of the Aran Insurance Services Group and represents A.M. Best “A” rated carriers. MiniCo is the leading specialty insurance provider for the self-storage industry offering a commercial businessowner policy with specialty coverages including customer goods legal liability and sale and disposal liability. General liability only and umbrella coverage are also available. Enhancements include innovative wind and hail deductible options, monoline commercial property coverage for coastal and high-hazard properties, and monoline equipment breakdown coverage for commercial properties. Customers work with their existing insurance agent. Coverage is available in the U.S. and select Canadian provinces. MiniCo offers a variety of tenant insurance solutions including the MiniCo Pay-With-Rent program and the TenantOne Direct mail-in program. Features include a zero-dollar deductible, rodent/vermin damage coverage, replacement cost coverage, and facility protection coverage in the event of fire. MiniCo Pay-With-Rent facilities earn competitive administrative fees, and training is available to enhance tenant participation. Captive tenant insurance solutions are available.

800 528-1056
(602) 870-1711
customercare@minico.com
http://www.minico.com
Deans & Homer
Deans & Homer

Deans & Homer has over 35 years of experience insuring the self storage industry. The insurance products offered to protect the self storage operator and their customer have been specifically designed and written for the self storage industries unique needs. Deans & Homer continues to develop additional products for the self storage industry based on our understanding of your changing industry needs. Products include package property and liability coverage for the self storage owner/operator, tenant insurance and tenant protection programs. Deans & Homer acts as an underwriting manager for the companies it represents performing fundamental operations of underwriting and claims handling.

800 847-9999
storage-insurance@deanshomer.com
Johnston Meier Insurance Agencies Group

Establishes in 1973, the Johnston Meier Insurance Agencies Group operates 41 offices throughout British Columbia. As one of the major brokerage operations in British Columbia, we represent a host of leading Canadian and international insurers. Our staff of professionals offers a wide spectrum of insurance services including commercial and personal lines insurance as well as auto, life, disability and group programs. Contact Dave Ebner for information about the self-storage insurance program.

877 326-3624
(604) 826-3624
davenueebner@jimins.com
http://www.jmins.com
MiniCo Insurance Agency of Canada, Inc.

MiniCo Insurance Agency of Canada, Inc., a subsidiary of MiniCo Insurance Agency, LLC, offers specialty insurance products for self-storage businesses in select Canadian provinces through independent brokers. MiniCo has provided insurance solutions for the self-storage industry since 1974. MiniCo Insurance Agency of Canada, Inc., represents an A.M. Best “A” rated carrier.

888-786-1117
800-447-8383 (in the U.S.)
customercare@minico.com
http://www.minico.ca
On The Move, Inc.
On The Move, Inc.

On The Move is proud to serve the self-storage industry since 1992 with the finest rental trucks, access to their Insurance License Program with $5 liability allowing your tenants to drive your truck, and custom graphics advertising your facility. They also provide everything you need to rent a truck including rental forms to hand trucks and furniture pads. Please call (800) 645-9949 for more information and to see how to increase your revenue by $127,780 annually. Visit http://www.onthemovetrucks.com.

800 645-9949
(830) 755-2474
info@onthemovetrucks.com
PAL Insurance Brokers Canada Ltd.

Contents in Storage Insurance for tenants' goods while stored within reputable, recognized storage facilities. Coverage is available for Commercial and/or Personal Household Goods. Personal Legal Liability included. Tenants Legal Liability also available.

855 464-0464
(403) 261-3900
storage@palcanada.com
http://www.palcanada.com
Ponderosa Insurance Agency

Ponderosa Insurance has more than 44 years of experience insuring the self-storage industry. Established by experts from both the self-storage and insurance industries, they understand what it takes to protect both your self-storage facility and tenants. Ponderosa offers Safestor Tenant insurance as well as Property and Liability Insurance. When insurance matters, go with the trusted experts.

866-303-3990
602-263-6706
safestor@ponderosainsurance.com
SBOA Tenant Insurance
SBOA Tenant Insurance

SBOA Tenant Insurance (SBOATI) is an insurance product that was created by self storage owners for self storage owners with tenants in mind. SBOATI is a simple solution for self storage customers to assure their stored belongings are protected from the unexpected. Since its foundation in 2011, SBOATI has taken a leading role in the self storage industry. For the past five years in a row, we’ve been rated Best Tenant Insurance by Inside Self Storage (2013-2016). SBOA Tenant Insurance is administered by Cornerstone Insurance Producers who is dedicated to providing quality insurance products that are compliant with insurance laws in all 50 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico.

888 288-9148
info@sboati.com
http://www.sboati.com
Storage Business Owners Alliance (SBOA)

The Storage Business Owners Alliance (SBOA) is dedicated to delivering increased profitability to its members with new features daily. Facility owners and operators of all sizes are enabled to become more competitive and profitable by leveraging the combined strength of its complimentary membership. The SBOA features pre-negotiated discounts with more than 30 industry-leading vendors for the benefit of its 6,000+ member-facilities within the self storage industry.

248-254-9000
info@theSBOA.com
https://www.thesboa.com
Tenant Property Protection

Tenant Property Protection’s team has over 65 years of Self-Storage experience in sales/marketing, tenant insurance and protection plans. TPP’s Protection Plan is smarter than insurance because it’s remarkably simple - no insurance licensing required, no errors/omissions coverage needed, replacement cost – no deductible, 72-hour claims target, minimal paperwork, and earn as much profit as you want. Tenants want to be protected, not insured!

Our Protection Pete has found that when the owner/operators take care of their tenants the following happens: The tenants win. Managers win. Owners win protecting their reputation and profits. It's a win-win-win for all!

TPP is easy to implement. Easy to sell. Easy to Manage. Call to discuss a TPP protection program for you site(s), TODAY!

877-575-7774
877-575-7774
info@tenantpropertyprotection.com
Universal Insurance Programs – Storage Choice

Randy Tipton has been in the insurance industry for over forty years. She leads the direction at Universal Insurance and has been finding insurance solutions for the self-storage industry since 1990. Universal Insurance focuses on customer service and innovative insurance products. Universal Insurance is seen as the industry expert, speaking at trade shows, writing articles, and moderating forums.

800 844-2101
(602) 222-8300
info@uiprograms.com
www.uiprograms.com
Wortham Insurance & Risk Management

For nearly 100 years, Wortham has managed clients' insurance needs with a comprehensive portfolio of services, including insurance brokerage, risk management and employee benefits consulting. Wortham serves local, regional and global companies as well as individuals.

(210) 249-2302
peter.mako@worthaminsurance.com
www.worthaminsurance.com