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Uses of Storage Containers

Uses of Storage Containers

storage container constructionOur storage containers are used for a wide variety of uses and by a wide variety of businesses.

General-Purpose Storage

Our storage containers are often used for general purpose storage. The door gaskets are water-tight to help protect your materials from water damage, infestation from wild animals and pests and rot and decay that occur from exposure to the elements.

  • Supplies used for farming, gardening and maintain livestock
  • Construction sites to store equipment and tools
  • Landscaping equipment
  • Paint and chemicals
  • Used tires
  • Tools and equipment
  • Office supplies, files and books
  • Sporting equipment used at recreational fields and schools
  • Boat, motorcycle, bicycles, lawn-mowers,snowmobiles and snowplows
  • Equipment used by police, search-and-rescue, fire-departments
  • Power washing equipment and generators
  • Military storage

Steel containers are also used as shelters or offices:

  • Office or store
  • Temporary housing
  • Dormitory
  • Mobile field office
  • Temporary office
  • Sandblasting booth
  • Military office, command center and barracks

*All States Containers does not modify storage containers for custom use

Steel storage containers are also used for other purposes:

  • To create a barrier or wall
  • Transport goods and materials over sea, rail or by truck