The company also serves the New York communities of Binghamton, Endicott, Endwell and Johnson City
June 16, 2020: Vestal Storage opened a new automated self-storage facility in Vestal, New York, this month. The facility located at Storage at 3201 Stewart Road, offers a contact-free rental experience. Customers will be able to rent, pay and move into their units using their mobile phone. With the help of contact-free rentals, the facility promotes social distancing and safety during the coronavirus pandemic.
The facility also offers a smart-entry feature, which will allow tenants to share access to their units via a virtual key, it can be revoked at any time. An activity log tracks all unit entry, according to the Vestal website.
“You don’t have to come into an office; you don’t have to sign a [physical] lease; you don’t have to touch doors; you don’t have to touch a keypad; you don’t have to touch anything except for the door to your unit” Said by Peter Walsh, co-owner.
Units are also equipped with motion and heat sensors, and tenants can receive text notifications to alert them of any issues. “For us, it’s a sense of security to make sure no one’s living in the units, and for customers to make sure there’s no animals or anyone breaking in the units” Walsh added.
Walsh believes Vestal Storage is the first fully automated self-storage facility in the region. the company intends to add another 25,000 rentable square feet, depending on the lease-up progress in the summer. The facility also offers outdoor vehicle storage.
Vestal Storage is a family-owned business, which also serves the New York communities of Binghamton, Endicott, Endwell and Johnson City.