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Site Preparation For Your Shipping Container

Preparing a site for a shipping container to be delivered will ensure there are no problems once the container is in place. This planning needs to be careful and thorough. The location where the container will sit needs to be decided based on several factors. One...

Shipping Containers as Office Buildings?

The Case for Conex Containers as Offices The shipping container has revolutionized how cargo is transported, and now because of high transportation costs, importers choose to buy new ones rather than re-using the slightly-used units they already have, creating an...

Help Your Container Last a Lifetime

How to Properly Maintain Your Shipping Container So It Can Last You A Lifetime Shipping containers are naturally built to handle extreme temperatures and conditions like those of the open sea. Although, this does not mean they are indestructible and with time they...

Let’s Compare Sheds and Shipping Containers

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Storage Container Maintenance

The Ultimate Tips for Maintaining Your Storage Container Do you own a storage container or are actively looking for shipping containers for sale? Are you finding it difficult to effectively maintain your storage container? This guide will help you learn the ins and...

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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