If you’re starting a brand new business, congratulations! You’re contributing to our economy, putting people to work and you’re likely to be fulfilling some dreams and ambitions. Now comes the hard part. Starting a business means keeping track of a thousand little details and a whole bunch of big picture items. There’s also a lot of organizing and logistical issues to take care of. And very often that also creates storage needs. If you’re moving into your new building or offices, there may be a lot of items or materials you’ll need to store before you open up shop. That’s why you’ll need A.B. Richards.
A.B. Richards Takes Care of Your Business Storage Needs
A.B. Richards is your portable storage container company. We rent and deliver our storage units throughout the northeast and we also pick them up when you’re done. If you’re starting a business, we can give you that extra storage you need for moving in, renovating a business space or provide a space for your inventory, so we want to tell you about common storage needs for starting a business.
Getting Business Supplies in Order
One of the first things you’re going to need to do is set your office up. If you’re waiting for your new office space to open up, you may need a place to store your supplies. The office supply company Quill, has a checklist of things you need to get your home office operational. Office furniture, desks and chairs are a must. You’re also going to need a place to store all of these things plus computers and telephones while you wait for your workspace to be ready. Then there’s decorations and supplies such as paper, legal pads, pens and notebooks as well as file folders, staplers, printers and ink cartridges.
If you need a space to put these office supplies and furniture, try our 20-foot storage containers. They’re perfect for small to medium storage jobs and they can be delivered to smaller, hard to get to lots.
Other Considerations for New Businesses
Starting a new business also means you need to be adaptable. At some point you may realize that you need more space than you have. If you’re selling merchandise, you might have a sudden influx of new inventory to deal with. When these unexpected events occur, portable storage containers from A.B. Richards are ideal.
They’re also perfect for businesses like construction where you might need to bring materials to a job site. The Small Business Administration says that six of the 10 fastest growing industries among small businesses are construction related. Instead of hauling your equipment and building materials across town. A.B. Richards has 40-foot storage containers and 40-foot Jumbo Storage Containers with an extra foot of headroom are great for your job site. They’re spacious and secure and come with a padlock.
A.B. Richards Can Help Your Business Get Off the Ground
It’s difficult enough starting a new business without being caught needing storage space. If you need some extra space when you’re getting started or if you’re looking for a way to ease growing pains, A.B. Richards can help you get off the ground. To learn more, contact us today.