In The News

Why Millennials Are Less Likely to Move for Love
Brit + Co.
April 19, 2018

Why Do So Many Self-Storage Places Keep Popping Up In Austin?
April 12, 2018

5 Tips For Moving In Together That Will Make Your Relationship So Much Smoother
Elite Daily
April 11, 2018

SpareFoot’s next stage: buyout by Boston private equity firm, more software for self-storage
Austin Business Journal
March 29, 2018

The $38 Billion Business of Storing Your Junk Is Getting Tougher
March 19, 2018

RV Honeymoons Are the Wedding Trend You Never Saw Coming
The Knot
February 27, 2018

Mortifying Moving Tales: How Long It Really Took to Unpack That Last Box
February 21, 2018

Check out SpareFoot’s new Austin headquarters, where in-house chefs prepare lunch and employees’ dogs roam the halls
Austin American-Statesman
February 19, 2018

This Software Tool Lets Companies Test for a Pay Gap
Fast Company
February 15, 2018

A Guide to Self-Storage: Is a Mini Storage Unit Right for You?
February 9, 2018

SpareFoot shows off bright, dog-friendly new digs
Austin Business Journal
February 8, 2018

In Austin, TX, SpareFoot Finds The Right Fit
Facility Executive
January 14, 2018


The Storage Beat Blog Wins Content Marketing for Brand Awareness Honorable Mention
PR Daily
December 2017

15 Fascinating Things You Probably Have Never Asked Your Long-Term Partner, But Should
December 5, 2017

A Third of Americans Would Rather Do This Than Host Thanksgiving
Apartment Therapy
November 7, 2017

Moving with children: Preparation is the key to settling in new home, community
The Morning Call
October 26, 2017

Self-Storage Rents Jump After Hurricanes
Wall Street Journal
October 10, 2017

Moving Homes? This Is the Expert Way to Pack Your Shoes
Who What Wear
October 4, 2017

Disaster Relief: 3 Ways Businesses Help Other Businesses After a Catastrophe
American Express Open Forum
September 18, 2017

SpareFoot Hosts Street Store For Homeless In Austin
Texas Tech Pulse
September 15, 2017

The Two Most Common Newlywed Fights and How to Resolve Them
The Knot
September 12, 2017

SpareFoot Offering Free, Temporary Storage For Hurricane Harvey Victims
Texas Tech Pulse
September 6, 2017

Workplace Spotlight: SpareFoot (Worksite Lactation Program)
UT School of Public Health
September 6, 2017

SpareFoot Hits $1B Mark in Revenue Generated for Self-Storage Clients
Inside Self-Storage
August 31, 2017

Is Nashville’s Self-Storage Boom Cooling Off?
The Tennessean
August 4, 2017

DeClutter Coach: Reasons why we keep clutter and how to stop
July 29, 2017

Minimalist millennials say no thanks to family treasures
The San Francisco Chronicle
June 23, 2017

THIS Is The Best Time To Move In With Your Partner, According To Couples Therapists
Women’s Health
June 19, 2017

The Hottest Industry Right Now is Storing All Your Stuff
June 13, 2017

3 steps to decluttering your garage
Chicago Tribune
May 9, 2017

How STEM Jobs Are Ushering In A New Era Of Opportunity In America
May 5, 2017

How 5 large local startups are making diversity a top priority
Built in Austin
April 20, 2017

How Spring Cleaning Contributes to Financial Wellness
U.S. News & World Report
April 12, 2017

Lots of Room to Write About Self-Storage
The New York Times
April 7, 2017

Make Spring Cleaning More Bearable
KXAN Austin
March 28, 2017

Spring Cleaning 2017 With Dorothy The Organizer
March 15, 2017

10 Ways to Get Your Finances in Order Before You Move
March 8, 2017

SpareFoot Helps Make Spring Cleaning a Breeze!
KEYE Austin
March 8, 2017

6 Simple Spring-Cleaning Hacks For When You’re Feeling Lazy AF
Elite Daily
February 24, 2017

Large-Sized Companies: The Best Company Cultures in 2017
February 21, 2017

4 Types of Storage for Your Stuff: Pros, Cons, and Costs
February 17, 2017

SpareFoot: Clear the Clutter and Make Room for Your Relationship
February 16, 2017

How to Combine Your Stuff When You Move In Together
Men’s Health
January 31, 2017

SpareFoot Wins the Sixth Annual Startup Games
Silicon Hills News
January 28, 2017

The One Item You Need to Throw Out If You’re Moving In Together
The Knot
January 23, 2017

Meet me in the parking lot: Walking meetings hit their stride
January 19, 2017


Can De-Cluttering Help You Reach Your Weight Loss Goals in 2017?
December 23, 2016

The Pack Rat Indicator: Why Hoarding Is a Good Sign
December 13, 2016

This Holiday Season, Americans Want Experiences, Not Stuff
December 5, 2016

Get Started Decluttering Your Home
November 22, 2016

Whatever Happened To… SpareFoot, Creating Room And Shelf Life
November 17, 2016

Top Workplaces of Greater Austin 2016
Austin American-Statesman
November 10, 2016

5 things to know about starting a company in college
November 1, 2016

Who doesn’t love cute dog videos? SpareFoot launches a new video campaign to tell its story
Austin American-Statesman
October 18, 2016

11 Things in Your Home That Are Making You Unhappy
Country Living
October 17, 2016

Work Bites: Take a peek at the free food offered at tech companies
Austin American-Statesman
October 7, 2016

Make it Easy, Make it Fun
Media Post
September 6, 2016

15 Austin entrepreneurs who launched a tech company before turning 30
Built in Austin
September 1, 2016

Getting Organized to Go Back to School
Fox Seattle
August 23, 2016

Back to School Tips: Setting Routines Can be a Big Help for Parents, Students
Time Warner Cable Austin
August 22, 2016

Get Organized for Back to School
Good Morning Arizona
August 13, 2016

Study Finds Millennials Are the Most Cluttered Generation
July 10, 2016

6 Reasons Dog-Friendly Workplaces Attract Millennials
June 28, 2016

Survey Says Organization Helps with Health and Relationships
Time Warner Cable News Austin
June 20, 2016

3 ways to attack client clutter with compassion
June 17, 2016

Why the young and old are embracing the rewards of downsizing
Deseret News
June 15, 2016

Today is National Moving Day, Separate Your Emotions and Declutter
May 31, 2016

Inside The Bachelor’s Sean Lowe and Catherine Lowe’s Baby Shower
E! Online
May 24, 2016

Self-Storage Thrives in Cramped New York City
Wall Street Journal
May 8, 2016

SpareFoot’s new video series is 100% Austin weird
built in austin
April 29, 2016

Why I treat our company culture like a product
Information Age
April 21, 2016

Austin’s SpareFoot among firms aiming to shake up self-storage industry
Austin American-Statesman 
March 30, 2016

The Real Life Storage Wars
Bloomberg Businessweek
February 4, 2016


SpareFoot named a top workplace of greater Austin 2015
Austin American-Statesman
November 16, 2015

SpareFoot named best online directory
Inside Self-Storage
July 31, 2015

Catered lunches, wellness programs put SpareFoot on Austin’s Best Places to Work
Austin Business Journal
July 22, 2015

SpareFoot honored as one of most promising startups in Austin
Austin Chamber of Commerce
May 14, 2015

Neat map overlays show how big NYC is compared to other cities
April 23, 2015

Pop-up store clothes Austin’s homeless
April 22, 2015

SpareFoot raises $33M to increase the reach of its storage unit network
April 11, 2015

SpareFoot launches first TV ad campaign
Austin Business Journal
March 19, 2015

SpareFoot Names Wichita, KS, as Self-Storage Capital of the United States
Inside Self-Storage
March 5, 2015

SpareFoot to ramp up hiring in Austin this year
Austin Business Journal
February 25, 2015

SpareFoot Wins Austin Startup Games Again
Silicon Hills News
January 26, 2015

SpareFoot is Seeking to Hire 30 More Employees
Silicon Hills News
January 22, 2015

SpareFoot Identifies Top 20 U.S. Cities for Self-Storage Auctions
Inside Self-Storage
January 21, 2015

SpareFoot hires its first CFO
Austin Business Journal
January 14, 2015


SpareFoot Employees Provide Swag Bags for Foster Children
Silicon Hills News
December 23, 2014

SpareFoot Spearheads Startup Food Drive
Silicon Hills News
November 20, 2014

Young SpareFoot CEO learned to hire industry veterans
Austin Business Journal
October 14, 2014

Austin Technology Council Battle of the Bands: Geeks Who Rock
Silicon Hills News
September 26, 2014

Wichita to Austin: Producing entrepreneurs at the Capital Factory
Wichita Business Journal
September 22, 2014

E.L. ranks as one of the most walkable cities in U.S.
The State News
September 4, 2014

Commuters walking helps reduce UMD’s carbon footprint
The Diamondback
September 3, 2014

The 12 US Cities With The Hardest Working People
Business Insider
September 1, 2014

Wichita ranks No. 9 on ‘hardest working’ cities list
August 29, 2014

Twin Cities Named “Hardest Working Town in America”
August 28, 2014

Athens a top walking city
The Athens News
August 24, 2014

Austin Storage-Finder SpareFoot Might Just Be the Happiest Company in Town
August 5, 2014

SpareFoot Partners With AAA to Offer Self-Storage Discounts to Consumers
Inside Self-Storage
July 31, 2014

Self-Storage Marketplace SpareFoot Donates $300 to School Writing Project in Austin, TX
Inside Self-Storage
June 15, 2014

Venture Capital Keeps Austin Startups Flush
June 10, 2014

SpareFoot nabs more space in Perry Brooks Building — practically overnight
Austin Business Journal
June 3, 2014

SpareFoot to hire 25 customer service workers
Austin Business Journal
June 2, 2014

8 Best Cities for Biking?
National Geographic
May 30, 2014

5 common moving mistakes — and how to avoid them
May 28, 2014

For Many, Tuesday Is Relocation Day
The Wall Street Journal
May 25, 2014

The pros of virtual call centers still up for debate
May 14, 2014

Need to store those records from the ’50s? Online marketplace SpareFoot can help
RE Journals
May 9, 2014

Video: Bloomfire Helps SpareFoot Customer Support Team Scale, Save a Quarter Million Dollars Annually
Bloomfire blog
May 5, 2014

Work incentive: $100 to bike to work
April 30, 2014

How to Avoid 5 Common Moving Mistakes
Huffington Post
April 28, 2014

Large Austin storage facility sold to California company
Austin Business Journal
April 23, 2014

Keep These Documents Ready When You Go Apartment Hunting
April 6, 2014

The same philosophy behind Dropbox can declutter your life (and closets)
April 4, 2014

Austin company launches storage space website for military
Austin Business Journal
March 18, 2014

8 Weird Startups Getting Traction
March 11, 2014

No shocker here: Portland a top apartment ‘boom town’
Portland Business Journal
March 10, 2014

Party on, SXSW urges investors
USA Today
March 6, 2014

In SXSW, Austin startups see opportunity
Austin American-Statesman
March 5, 2014

10 Austin Startups to Watch at SXSW
March 2, 2014

Cool companies
British Airways
March 2014

Deals of the day
CNN Money
February 24, 2014

Storage marketplace SpareFoot closes $10M funding
Venture Beat
February 24, 2014

Houston listed among nation’s ‘super’ cities to watch in 2014
Houston Chronicle
February 21, 2014

Nap Rooms, Yoga Classes, Unlimited Vaycay? Sign Up Here!
Ziptopia February 21, 2014

The Coolest Office Spaces in Austin, TX
TheSquareFoot Blog
February 11, 2014

SpareFoot Releases 2014 Self-Storage Calendar Depicting Scenes From Classic Movies
Inside Self-Storage
February 3, 2014

Calling all Austin musicians: SpareFoot launches Battle of the Storage Bands
February 2014

Austin startup hosts Battle of the Bands contest for “unofficial” SXSW party
Read the Horn
January 29, 2014

SpareFoot Takes Gold in Austin Startup Games Again
Austin Startup
January 27, 2014

Startups hold 3rd annual competition
January 25, 2014

SpareFoot Releases Self-Storage Trends Report for 4Q 2013
Inside Self-Storage
January 15, 2014

Work Hard, Play Hard at Sparefoot
January 15, 2014

Austin’s Sparefoot prepares for growth by adding new call center jobs
Austin American-Statesman
January 7, 2014

Austin company recruits more call center workers
Austin Business Journal
January 5, 2014

Winner Techs All
Austin Chronicle
January 2014


Social Media Year in Review: 13 Must-Know Statistics from 2013 (Infographic)
December 23, 2013

Top workplaces: An interview with SpareFoot co-founder and CEO, Chuck Gordon
December 19, 2013

Austin one of America’s baby boomer towns
December 18, 2013

The Lunch Table: The Low-Tech Management Tool You’re Not Using
December 11, 2013

SpareFoot Launches “Clear That Clutter” Sweepstakes
Mini-Storage Messenger
December 4, 2013

SpareFoot Wants To Be The Of Self-Storage
December 4, 2013

SpareFoot Named Austin Area’s Best Small Employer in Top Workplaces Program
The Startup Voice
December 3, 2013

SpareFoot employees work hard, play harder
Austin American-Statesman
November 16, 2013

Grow your small business the right way
CNN Money
November 11, 2013

Silverton Partners sets its sights on Texas
CNN Money
November 11, 2013

The Benefits of a No-Policy Vacation Policy
Under 30 CEO
November 4, 2013

A look back: The best of Austin business in 2013
Austin Business Journal
October 23, 2013

SpareFoot Study Highlights Cities That Spend the Most on Self-Storage
Inside Self-Storage
October 11, 2013

The 15 best startups to work for might surprise you
Venture Beat
October 9, 2013

Inside the Company Culture of Austin’s SpareFoot
Tech Cocktail
October 9, 2013

The 15 Best Startups To Work For In America
Business Insider
October 8, 2013

All-Star Alumni
Austin Chronicle
October 4, 2013

Colorado companies help with flood relief donations
Denver Business Journal
September 25, 2013

Thumbs up, thumbs down: Brevard’s winners and losers in the news
Florida Today
September 18, 2013

SpareFoot Chef fuels productivity with free, healthy bites
Your News Now: Austin
September 17, 2013

Ridiculous Recruiting Tactics That Work
HT Staffing
September 13, 2013

Neat! Albuquerque is America’s tidiest town
Albuquerque Business Journal
September 11, 2013

South Side company uses marketing to get edge in crowded self-storage business
September 3, 2013

Website ranks Gainesville as No. 1 ‘City on the Rise’
The Gainesville Sun
August 20, 2013

Cool offices: SpareFoot in Austin, USA
So You Know Better
August 17, 2013

Moving made easy: 3 local companies that make packing, moving and storage a breeze
Culture Map
August 14, 2013

Corporate Evolution: In-House Chef Serves Efficiency
Austin Chronicle
August 13, 2013

When You Want to Show Your Culture, Attract Attention, and Have Fun Recruiting, Here’s the Video You Make
August 1, 2013

Is The Way To Tech Workers’ Loyalty Through Their Stomachs?
NPR: The Salt
July 30, 2013

6 Secrets to Building a Bad-Ass Company Culture
Under 30 CEO
July 25, 2013

Sparefoot Steps Into the Mockumentary Genre
Media Bistro
July 23, 2013

SpareFoot’s Austin Offices
Office Snapshots
July 23, 2013

Interview with Chuck Gordon (SpareFoot)
July 15, 2013

The Ultimate Guide to Planning Your Move Online
Huffington Post
June 24, 2013

SpareFoot Research Refutes ‘Good Morning America’ Report on Self-Storage Crime
Inside Self Storage
June 4, 2013

Austin keeps moving
Your News Now: Austin
May 28, 2013

Self-Storage Marketplace SpareFoot Conducts Survey on American Moving Trends
Inside Self Storage
May 23, 2013

SpareFoot Donates Storage Space to Tornado Victims
Austin Startup
May 22, 2013

As Texans Rush to Help OK, Gov. Perry Urges Emergency Plan
KUT News
May 21, 2013

Next stop for TechStars: Austin, Texas, with applications opening today
The Next Web
May 15, 2013

SpareFoot Offers Free Self-Storage to Victims of Explosion in West, TX
Inside Self Storage
April 19, 2013

The SpareFoot Party
Austin 360
March 8, 2013

The SpareFoot Party
Culture Map
March 8, 2013

We Are Austin Tech: Chuck Gordon
We Are Austin Tech
February 26, 2013

SpareFoot Wins Austin Startup Games
Silicon Hills News
February 17, 2013

Entrepreneurs On Why They Love What They Do
February 4, 2013

SpareFoot Releases ‘Bust A Move-In’ Storage Pinup Calendar
Inside Self Storage
February 1, 2013

Austin Startup Keeps Marketing Weird With Pinup Calendar
Silicon Hills News
January 29, 2013

Capital Factory Offering One Startup at SXSW $50K + Storage to Relocate
January 28, 2013

America’s Fastest Growing Cities
January 23, 2013

HuffPo Live: The Big Move
The Huffington Post
January 14, 2013

Storage Facilitator Scored Best Storage Blog
Assured Self Storage Blog
January 7, 2013


Storage Trends Quarterly Report on Consumer Trends
Inside Self-Storage
December 12, 2012

How Brands Are Helping Victims of Hurricane Sandy
PR Daily
November 2, 2012

Start-Up Offering Free Storage for D.C. Sandy Victims
Washington City Paper
October 31, 2012

100 Founders Share Their Top “Aha” Moments
October 15, 2012

Chuck Gordon Podcast: SpareFoot, The World’s Largest Marketplace For Self-Storage
Entrepreneur Podcast Network
October 8, 2012

7 Awesome Dog-Friendly Companies for National Dog Week
September 26, 2012

Founder’s Chronicle: Chuck Gordon of SpareFoot
The Agency Post
September 17, 2012

SpareFoot Spares School Supplies For Charitable Campaign
Austin Business Journal
August 31, 2012

Designed Space: SpareFoot Headquarters
Designed Space
August 29, 2012

Santa Clara Native Wins SpareFoot “Spare Funds” Scholarship 
The Santa Clara Weekly
August 29, 2012

Young and Funded: Entrepreneurs Share How To Pitch VCs
YFS Magazine
August 28, 2012

Austin: The Best Place For Your Startup?
August 21, 2012

Chuck Gordon & Mario Feghali, Storage Warriors
August 6, 2012

Startup Beat Featured Pitch: SpareFoot
Startup Beat
August 1, 2012 Blog (review)
July 26, 2012

Before Your Start-Up Goes to Boot Camp, Read This (featuring Chuck Gordon)
The Wall Street Journal
July 23, 2012

Startup Makes Charity Social To Help At-Risk Students
Social Hospitality
July 22, 2012

How To Find Customers Via SEO & Biz Dev With Chuck Gordon of SpareFoot
The Startup Slingshot
July 11, 2012

Forbes’ 30 Under 30 Co-Founder Chuck Gordon: Insights On Building A Business
Tech Hustlers
July 3, 2012

Three Local Companies Put Creativity In Their Spaces
Austin American-Statesman
June 27, 2012

Real-World Tales of Starting a Socially Responsible Business
June 27, 2012

Dedication, Transparency, Zero Politics
June 19, 2012

Spotlight on Startups: SpareFoot
Sprout Social Insights
June 7, 2012

Interview with Chuck Gordon
Texas Tech Pulse
June 6, 2012

City Partners With Local Investors To Aid Startups
Your News Now Austin
May 31, 2012

Penske Truck Rental and SpareFoot Team Together For Moving Season
Startup Report
May 29, 2012

Penske Truck Rental and SpareFoot Team Together for Moving Season
May 24, 2012

As Google Tweaks Searches, Some Get Lost in the Web
The Wall Street Journal
May 16, 2012

SpareFoot: Watch Our Code Grow
Texas Tech Pulse
May 15, 2012

SpareFoot Offers Free Tenant-Value Calculator
ExtraSpace Self-Storage Industry News
May 11, 2012

SpareFoot Started With a Guy Who Needed to Store His Stuff
Startup America
April 3, 2012

Putting a New Economy Spin on an Old Economy
American Express Open Forum
April 2, 2012

Movin’ on Up – SpareFoot is Growing and Has New Offices – Interview with Chuck Gordon
March 22, 2012

Culture Spotlight: SpareFoot Brings Youth and Passion to Self-Storage
March 13, 2012

Spare Foot and Uncle Bob’s presents: Spare Beats
CultureMap Austin
March 7, 2012

Chuck and Mario from
March 7, 2012

The Office Stylist: SpareFoot
The Office Stylist
February 24, 2012

It’s a Seller’s Market for Tech Workers in Austin
KUT Austin, NPR affiliate
February 17, 2012

Geek Athletes Compete at Austin’s Startup Olympics
Silicon Hills News
January 21, 2012

Austin Startups to Compete in First Olympic Games
Austin-American Statesman
January 19, 2012


30 Under 30: Real Estate (Chuck Gordon and Mario Feghali)
December 19, 2011

Joe Klein’s Road Trip Day 5: Starting Up With SpareFoot
TIME Magazine Swampland Blog
September 16, 2011

Finding Spare Space With
The Austin iLab
September 4, 2011

SpareFoot Launches Free Self-Storage Auction Directory
Inside Self Storage
August 10, 2011

Journal Profile: Chuck Gordon, CEO, SpareFoot Inc.
Austin Business Journal
July 29, 2011

Start-up SpareFoot Makes Self-Storage Fun
Austin Startup Blog
June 23, 2011

Adventures In… Storage? With SpareFoot Online Business
June 21, 2011

SpareFoot Announces New Partnershops and Growth Milestones
May 12, 2011

Hottest Austin Tech Companies: SpareFoot
April 26, 2011

SpareFoot Lands $1.5 Million For Online Marketplace For Self-Storage Companies
March 7, 2011 raises $1.5 million in new venture backing
March 7, 2011

Need storage? Find it with SpareFoot—which just raised $1.5M
March 7, 2011


SpareFoot collects $2 million for growth
Austin American-Statesman
June 21, 2010

Brother, Can You Spare A SpareFoot?
AOL Rented Spaces
February 17, 2010

America’s Most Promising Startups: SpareFoot
January 5, 2010


Chuck Gordon Interview, CEO of SpareFoot Shares His Start-Up Experience
November 2, 2009

Online Marketplace for Self-Storage Companies
Inside Self Storage
August 31, 2009

Local Web sites offer ways to value, manage possessions in down economy
Austin Business Journal
July 14, 2009

Earn Extra Income By Renting Out Your Excess Space
June 14, 2009

Capital Factory incubator chooses five startups
April 22, 2009

Austin’s Capital Factory Incubator Bets on Consumer Startups
New York Times
April 22, 2009

Hard Out Here For A Pimp – Taking out the overpriced middleman in the hunt for storage
Gay List Daily
April 16, 2009

Sellsumers: If Saving is the new spending, then selling is the new saving
April 1, 2009

More ways for consumers to rent out unused space
March 30, 2009

People Rent Out Extra Space at Home to Make Cash
CBS 2 Los Angeles
March 23, 2009

Homstie is helping people earn extra cash during recession
March 23, 2009 – Marketplace For Self-storage
Killer Startups
March 17, 2009

Homstie: Renting Storage Space Made Easy
March 16, 2009

Thinking About Going into Real Estate? Simply Clear Out Your Closet
March 14, 2009

Homstie: Sell Your Empty Rooms as Storage Space
March 12, 2009

Online Market Turns Unused Home Storage Into Cash
CBS 5 San Francisco
March 12, 2009

Sign of the Times: House as Storage Facility
Reality on Reality
March 3, 2009

Homstie Turns Your Unused Space Into Cash
February 2, 2009

Make and Save Money with Homstie (An Interview)
January 28, 2009

Business founders think outside the box
Daily Bruin
January 23, 2009