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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,...

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 &...

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...

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...

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...