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40 foot storage containerAre you about to begin a project around your home or business? Storage is usually a primary concern when carrying out short-term projects. You need safe, secure, convenient and ample storage space for your materials and property. This is exactly what shipping container Charlotte NC has to offer.

Shipping containers were originally designed for transportation of goods. They have far surpassed their initial purpose by offering more than imaginable levels of convenience. Other than just temporary storage, shipping containers can even be revamped into mobile homes and offices, swimming pools, kiosks and so much more.

You can buy or rent a shipping container today. Renting is a great option for short term projects as it allows for a lot of flexibility on the size of shipping containers and the duration for use. You can rent containers for storage during:

Home construction

You will have to purchase bulk construction materials during home construction projects. You need weather proof and secure storage for these materials at the construction site. You can rent storage containers for keeping timber, roofing materials, pavers and any other bulk materials that you will use. Onsite storage makes it easier for the contractors to continue with work without interruption. This convenient storage can save you money and even help you complete your projects faster.

Home improvements

While making renovations to your home, you may need to find storage for furniture and household appliances. Renting a warehouse storage facility can be expensive. There are options of 40”, 20” and even smaller storage containers which you can use to store household items in your back yard while you carry out your home improvements.

Moving house

Storage containers are extremely spacious and can be mounted onto flatbeds for transportation. You can rent a storage container for a couple of days, a week or even a month. With enough time on your hands, you can take your time packing up the storage container, making sure everything is safely stored before transportation. Once you have packed everything, it can be mounted onto a flatbed trailer and transported to your destination. The renting company usually provides the pickup and drop off services.

There are many other ways in which you can use rental shipping containers. As long as you need affordable, spacious, weatherproof and secure storage, shipping containers Charlotte NC are an ideal solution.

If you have a short-term need for a storage container, call us today, especially if you are in or around Charlotte or central NC!