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How to Maintain a Shipping Container

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How to Maintain a Shipping Container So you bought your own shipping container and are using it for storage. One of your first questions now that you are the proud owner of a Conex container is “What do I need to do to take care of and maintain my shipping container?” The good news is […]

Global Shipping Container Shortage

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Global Shipping Container Shortage At the time of this blog post, there is a shortage of shipping containers worldwide, which has contributed to prices rising and availability falling. Measures to stop the spread of Covid-19 all over the world have caused massive disruptions in normal international trade, creating delays and causing to freight (largely comprised […]

America’s Top 10 Uses for Shipping Containers

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America’s Top 10 Uses for Shipping Containers If you buy a shipping container, what interesting uses can you find for it? Designed to be stacked on cargo ships, shipping containers are built to be weatherproof and last for years of transoceanic trips. The most common sizes of intermodal containers are 20 foot and 40 foot […]

Shipping Container Home Storage Ideas

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Do you have a lot of clutter in your home or apartment? Are your closets filled to overflowing and no more room remaining in your spare bedroom or garage? Are you nearing the stage where your home might be a candidate for the TV show “Hoarders”? You are not alone. Millions of Americans are looking […]

Shipping Container Business Ideas

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If you are considering buying a shipping container and wondering about what possible business ideas you might be able to do with it, you have come to the right place. In this article we will share a number of possible shipping container business ideas housed in empty cargo containers, most of which are already running […]

How To Insulate A Shipping Container

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How To Insulate A Shipping Container So you have purchased a shipping container and are wondering what you need to do to make it ready for use? One of the most important renovations that you can look to do is to insulate the inside (and possibly the exterior) of the container. In this article we […]

Converted Cargo Containers

The ever increasing popularity in shipping container homes is inspiring people right across America to expand their creativity to a range of new projects using converted cargo containers. Sourcing and buying used shipping containers has never been easier with the help of our zip search too and the price is relatively cheap compared to other […]

Five Advantages of a Shipping Container Storage Facility

Whether you’re starting a new business or expanding an existing one, utilising new or used shipping containers in a storage facility is a great option and investment into a well proven business model. We examine five reasons why opening a shipping container storage facility makes business sense, when compared to a traditional storage business. 1. […]