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Expanding your office or warehouse? Consider mezzanine offices

Mezzanine office, also called warehouse office, in-plant offices or shipper’s office, are prefabricated wall systems chosen when you are needing to expand or improve operations in a facility.  Companies looking to respond rapidly and cost-effectively to changes in business find...

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Difference between shelving and racking

Cleanliness isn’t next to godliness, but orderliness generally accompanies success for businesses and other organizations. Workers in warehouses may puzzle over best ways to store and access materials. Understanding the difference between shelving and racking can help any workplace become...

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Storage Solutions for Law Firms in Vancouver

The economic downturn of the last several years has made an enormous impact on the landscape of the corporate world and the way that companies do business. With the advent of email, videoconferencing, telecommuting, document management systems, and the availability...

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Repurposing Library Spaces

Some of the reasons for repurposing Library Spaces are: Shifting collections, providing more community space, or further supporting collaboration and creation. From small changes such as adding a few select pieces of furniture to major changes such as a complete...

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3 Tips to follow when considering shelving for your warehouse

Whether you plan on expanding, moving or replacing racking/shelving, here are three important considerations when planning for a shelving system. 1) Storage height capacity It is important to get the most out of your warehouse space. This means taking advantage...

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Do I need a building permit for a Storage System in BC?

As an owner or facility manager of a small to mid-size operation, you may be aking yourself if you need a building permit for a storage system in BC.  Many approach the subject with some trepidation because building permits can...

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UBC Found THE BEST Complete Storage Solution in Vancouver

The University of British Columbia (UBC) recently found the best complete storage solution in Vancouver. Established in 1908, UBC is one of Canada’s leading research universities and is consistently ranked among the top 40 in the world. Because the university attracts 54,000...

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Hi-Cube Storage announces the acquisition of Bury Media & Supplies

VANCOUVER, November 26, 2012 – Hi-Cube Storage Products announces the acquisition of the assets of Bury Media & Supplies Ltd., a 35 year distributor of Montel shelving as well as museum and library supplies. This combination will result in a customer-centric...

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Types and Benefits of Mezzanine Storage Systems

In tight workspaces a mezzanine storage system can increase your facility’s capacity and productivity. Cramped distribution centres can become increasingly inefficient. A mezzanine storage system puts your vertical space to use and many companies have found them to be a...

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