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How to Ventilate a Shipping Container?

If you are looking to purchase a container to either transport or store your goods, among other things you will have to think about ventilation. This is a pretty important issue no matter if you are using the shipping unit to send some product overseas or to keep your...

How Wide are Shipping Containers?

Considering the size of shipping containers, the thing that you should think about before making your purchase is how wide are these items. This is a common question you should never forget to ask the manufacturer because it will help you understand better the...

Everything You Need to Know About Specialised Containers

Shipping of certain types of cargo requires containers with features designed to store and preserve them in the best possible way. Some of the products such as liquid and hazardous materials will need purpose-built units like tanks and bulks. All of these shipping and...

What Are The Sizes of Shipping Containers?

If you have just realised that you need a shipping container, but you don’t know what is the perfect size for the items you want to store in it, do not stress out. We are here to help you. This article will learn all that you need to know about sea container...

Open-Top Shipping Container Guide

While you were looking for the perfect shipping unit for your product, you probably heard about open-top containers. If you didn’t know if they would serve your purpose or not, maybe you decided to discard them. However, you are still wondering what they are and how...

Affordable Workspace Solution – A Shipping Container Office

Nowadays you have plenty of options to create a workspace that will be practical and stylish at affordable rates. An excellent example of that is the usage of shipping containers for that purpose. Modern architecture and interior design offer so many ideas when it...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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....

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...

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!...

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...

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...

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,...