Tag: fun-facts

Meme of Eddard Stark from Game of Thrones that says "Brace yourselves winter is coming."

Compass Storage hits #72 in North Carolina!

Hey Compass fans, We are SUPER proud to announce the acquisition of three self storage centers in the greater Raleigh, NC market.  The newest Compass Self Storage centers are located at: 1401 Wendell Blvd. in Wendell, NC 1301 Parkway Drive in Goldsboro, NC 206 N. Berkeley Blvd. in Goldsboro, NC Several physical improvements are planned for the […]

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Who’s the Fool?

Hey Compass fans, Happy April Fool’s Day! We have a few fun facts about this funny holiday for you below 🙂 April Fools’ Day is sometimes called All Fools’ Day. Celebrated every year on 1 April by playing practical jokes and spreading hoaxes. The jokes and their victims are called April fools. People playing April Fool jokes expose their prank by shouting April […]

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Happy St. Patty’s Day!

Hey Compass fans, Happy St. Patrick’s Day to the lot of you! We hope everyone has a fun and safe day at the parades, festivals, and celebrations 🙂 Don’t forget to wear green, or you’ll get a pinch! On a side note, have you ever wondered why you’ve always heard you’ll get pinched by a […]

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Will He See His Shadow?

Happy Groundhog Day, Compass fans! Ever wonder what the story is behind the groundhog & his shadow? Me too! I've seen the movie Groundhog Day (as I'm sure everyone has) and it always makes me wonder how it all came about… Groundhog Day  is a traditional holiday celebrated on February 2. According to folklore, if it is cloudy […]

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Happy Belly Laugh Day :)

Happy Belly Laugh Day, Compass compadres! 🙂 Global Belly Laugh Day, January 24 according to Belly Laugh Day Founder Elaine Helle is about celebrating with "the people in your life past and present, who laugh with you and help you laugh and smile… and remembering the strange, funny, 'now I can laugh at it' moments." Laughs and […]

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Lucky Number 11!

Hey Compass fans, The number 11 appears to be the Compass Team’s lucky number for 2015! Last night, it was announced that we are the 11th fastest growing company in North-east Ohio (Number 11 on the Weatherhead 100 list). Last month, it was announced that we are the 11th fastest growing company in Cleveland (Number 11 on […]

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Time to Fall Back!

Hey Compass fans, Today is the 1st of November: a new month to usher in the fall leaves and scents. We hope everyone had a fun and safe Halloween yesterday 🙂 We also hope you remembered to reset your clocks for the end of Daylight Saving Time! Have you ever wondered what exactly Daylight Saving […]

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Storage Wars in Miami, FL!

Hey Compass fans, Be sure to tune in TONIGHT to Storage Wars Miami to see “Los Primos” battling it out at Compass Self Storage in Homestead! We were lucky enough to have Christian and Yorgen come to our Compass on Krome Ave, bid on a few storage units, and have some fun going through their newly found […]

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Self Storage Fun Facts

Hey everyone, Here’s some crazy info below about a bit of history in the self storage industry… We all know that self storage has been a rising, popular trend in the past couple years, but did you know the idea originated around 6,000 years ago?! It’s true- in what is currently Xi’an, China, the natives […]

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What’s the Self Storage Capital of the U.S?

Hey all, Self storage has been on the rise like crazy! It seems as though you can go one or two streets without seeing one. Have you ever wondered which state has the most self storage facilities, but then also wondered WHY they have them?? You may be surprised at the answer…..it’s the home of […]

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