Ryan Storer

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    I can’t close the door of my shipping container!

    This is a regular problem with shipping containers; the industry term is ‘racked’. The cause of the door/s not closing is because the container isn’t sitting flat, which is different to being ‘level’. The container can be placed on a slope & it will open & close easily as long as the surface it is […]

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    Do I Need to Get My Container Up off the Ground?

    This is a regular question; the answer depends upon the individual & the site. Construction When a shipping container is build, all the steel work is shot (sand) blasted & primed with a Zinc undercoat, then the entire sub floor area is sprayed with a very thick coating of bitumen. This coating seals the timber […]

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    Used Shipping Containers; A Grade, B Grade & C Grade

    Our used shipping containers are available in various grades; A Grade, B Grade and Weatherproof. Please enquire with our office and we can advise what is available at the moment. Used ‘A’ Grade Shipping Container Container to be supplied in general good condition The container would be supplied in a fully weatherproof condition All doors, […]

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    Shipping Containers Used for Storage

    Shipping containers were originally designed and still are manufactured for the transportation of goods around the world. They are constructed to be strong enough to protect the contents from external elements such as wind and rain. That’s why they are ideal for long or short term storage of all types of goods. We offer containers […]

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    Why Should You Choose a Shipping Container with Container Options?

    Why should you choose a Shipping Container with Container Options? When it comes to choosing a commercial, industrial or residential storage solution tailored to your needs, Container Options will be able to guide and smooth the process by providing honest and reliable advice based upon over 25 years of experience in the Shipping Container Industry. […]

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    End of Year & Holiday Blog

    This is the second and last blog post for the year and we will be having a quick look at CSC certification & some ways to keep container homes nice & cool! Thankyou everyone for a great year and we at Container Options wishes you a very Merry Christmas & Happy New Year! Stay safe […]

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    Shipping Containers as Sheds and Workshops

    Check us out Hey Everyone! We hope you’ve been well over the Christmas and New Year period. We are expecting 2019 to be an exciting year for Container Options and we would like to invite you to join us on this journey! To stay up to date come follow us on Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn and […]

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    Transporting Loaded Containers via Truck – General Rules & Guide

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    Happy Easter! Container Grades – Whats the Difference?

    Container Option’s April Blog We hope that everybody had a Happy Easter and is now steadily recovering from their sugary overloads! Surprise, surprise, we are going to talk about shipping containers not just any type of shipping containers but used shipping containers! Specifically, why grades exist, the difference within the industry regarding price & quality, […]

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    Delivery Options & ModJobs

    September Blog – Delivery Options & ModJobs ` It’s been a little while since we’ve had a chance to write a blog but welcome to the new financial year! In this blog we plan to share some of what we’ve been up to and explain the three delivery methods for containers. Thanks for reading! Our […]

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    Merry Christmas & Happy New Year 2020!

    This is the last blog post for the year and it will just be a short one! Thankyou everyone for a great year and we at Container Options wishes you a very Merry Christmas & Happy New Year! Stay safe over the holidays and we look forward to working with you in 2020! Our depot […]

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    Key Stages That Shipping Containers Have to Go Through to be Suitable to Move Across the Sea

    There is no doubt that shipping containers are the safest way to transport different products overseas. Still, this is not an easy process as you might think. It can be overwhelming just thinking about the aspects of shipping you will have to cover, plus it requires a complex organisation.    Yes, it will take a […]

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    Why Covid-19 Caused Shipping Container Shortage?

    The global Covid-19 pandemic affected the world economy in numerous ways, and it didn’t exclude the container industry. The shortage of shipping containers became a global issue.  At the end of 2019, we received news that China was under lockdown. By the summer of 2020, the virus has found its way through Europe to the […]

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    Tips to Choose the Right Shipping Container

    One of the things that will have a major influence on your shipping business is the right choice of container. Before you choose the one, it is important to know what types are available and which option will be the best for the type of products you are sending.   To do so, you might […]

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    5 Benefits of Self-Bunded Fuel Tanks

    Storing and transporting fuels can be tricky if you don’t have the right equipment. One of the best options for this purpose you may find on the market today is a self-bunded tank. Since it is made with double walls, many companies consider it to be the safest way for fuel storage and transportation.   […]

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    Should You Buy or Rent a Storage Container?

    Whether you need a place to keep old furniture and kids toys or some sensitive materials, using shipping containers as storage units might be the most practical solution for your situation. However, before you start searching for the right tank, bulk or cube, you should consider whether it is better to buy one or simply […]

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    Shipping Containers vs. Metal Sheds – What Is a Better Option for Storage?

    If you are thinking about getting a new storage space, you might build a highly resistant metal shed. However, you may find it easier to purchase a shipping container instead. You will realise there are many advantages to each option. Still, if you have some doubts or you just can’t make up your mind, the […]

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    What to Look For When Buying a Shipping Container?

    If you are about to purchase a shipping container for the first time, you shouldn’t do that before a careful inspection. To avoid buying an item that doesn’t serve your purpose, you should always thoroughly check every detail.  Still, that is not an easy task if you don’t know what to look for. Because of […]

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    Can Storage Containers Enhance The Security on Your Work Site?

    Whether you are looking for an office space or somewhere to store your supplies, a container could be the perfect unit to serve that purpose. It is a practical, mobile and quite affordable solution. However, there is one question that is still keeping you away from this type of purchase and that is: “Will a […]

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    How to Maintain Your Shipping Container?

    If you own a shipping container, one of the things you will have to think about is its maintenance. However, this is not something that you will have to overthink or wonder about.  Those of you who want to learn more about containers, in general, can always contact Container Options and ask all that you […]