Category Archives: General

Lancaster, CA: A Net-Zero City Prospect

Categories: General, Local News

What if an entire city could produce as much energy as it uses and become completely self-sustainable? Meet Lancaster, CA - a city with the foundation laid already to achieve such a feat. It’s only been four years removed since Lancaster officials passed an ordinance to have solar panels installed on new homes. Today, it […]

Celebrate the Hawaiian May Day: Lei Day

Categories: General, Local News

May Day is Lei Day in Hawaii, a holiday for celebrating the island custom of crafting and wearing leis. Every May 1st, people across the Hawaiian Islands enjoy festivities with music, hula dancing, and lei-making exhibits and contests. So, grab your supplies out of your storage unit, and join thousands of people to take part […]

Los Angeles County offers more than Hollywood’s glamour and glitz; it also has some of the most diverse wilderness in the country. Residents and visitors here can go hiking, birding, horseback riding and more in parks and preserves across the area. When it comes to outdoor recreational activities, nothing beats the Big Rock Wash Wildlife […]

Whether you’re an amateur filmmaker or an avid film buff, there’s an event coming up that you won’t want to miss. It’s called the SoCal Film Festival, and it’s happening on Huntington Beach in Buena Park, CA February 9th-11th. If you develop a creative itch while enjoying the best in independent cinema, your friends at […]

Every January, people from all walks of life will attempt to live up to their New Year’s resolutions. Some people will try to eat healthier while others will focus more on decluttering their homes with local storage units or advancing their careers. Step outside the norm, and make it your resolution to donate blood. January […]

Lancaster, CA has an ambitious goal. The city’s leaders want to make it the first net-zero municipality in the United States. To earn the lofty title, it will have to produce more clean energy than it consumes. At A-American Self Storage, we’re all about conservation, especially when it comes to self storage. And although it […]