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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 &...

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...

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...