Since their inception, shipping containers have proven themselves to be incredibly useful for the storage and transport of goods. Today, there are millions of them in circulation, so it’s almost unavoidable that a few of them end up in places they shouldn’t be. Continue reading “4 Weird Things Found Inside Shipping Containers” »
There are times when having a storage unit to fall back on can be a real lifesaver. Whether you need secure storage for archived business documents, or for treasured possessions when you’re downsizing, you need to choose the right storage container to meet your needs. High-quality steel storage units are becoming increasingly popular thanks to their blend of security, convenience and affordability, but how do you choose a company that offers exactly the right blend of units and services for you? Continue reading “Choosing the Right Storage Container Company to Meet Your Needs” »
Whether you need high-quality on-site storage or a low-cost office solution that is portable, safe and secure, steel storage containers are a great fit for your small business. Renting anti-vandal units in London is also an ideal way to secure your office fixtures and fittings during a move or a remodel. Continue reading “Why Your Small Business Needs Steel Storage Containers” »
If you’re looking to install a shed in your garden or yard then you should consider installing a storage container instead. Steel storage units have a range of benefits over installing a shed, here we explore why they might be better for you.
There are many reasons why you might choose to use a storage container for your possessions, whether it be for professional or personal use. Of course, there are a plethora of advantages to using a storage unit as a permanent or temporary storage solution, but there are some things that should be considered before you hire your unit.
As always, we are committed to providing you with everything you need to know about storage containers. Here, we explore eight things you need to know before you buy or hire.
If you’ve ever needed to store anything, whether it’s the Christmas tree in the attic, rarely-used furniture in a cupboard or even a whole storage unit’s worth of items, it can be the work of just a few short days to go from knowing where everything is to ending up with a mess of items and objects what it could take an age to sift through. For steel storage units in London, we know all the tips and tricks for making your storage space more organised.
Whatever the size and location of your storage container, it is essential that you maintain it properly to preserve its longevity. One of the main benefits of a shipping container as a storage facility is its durability, after all it is designed to survive harsh transport conditions across the globe. The average storage container has a life span of 25 years, which makes them a great storage option for many businesses. But, like everything, a little maintenance can go a long way and will save you time and money in the long run.
There are dozens of different reasons for why you might require off-site storage, whether it’s personal possessions that you need to keep somewhere or commercial equipment. Irrespective of what these are, we can say one thing with absolute certainty: you’ll want to know that they’re going to be safe.
This is something that companies like ours specialise in. Offering secure storage across London and the South East, we are responsible for safeguarding the belongings of numerous clients, and we’ve had no complaints so far, and that’s because we know our stuff.
That’s why we’ve chosen to write this article, to pass on our expert advice on how to safely store your goods.
There are many reasons why more businesses around the UK are choosing to use converted shipping containers as additional workspace. They are quick to install and low cost when compared to a traditional bricks and mortar building. There are even companies who previously bought one of our steel storage units in London who are now looking to create a flexible office space. But what exactly is the reality of working in a converted container? Continue reading “The Reality of Converting a Shipping Container into an Office” »
It’s fast-approaching the time of year when public gatherings are common. This, of course, is due to events like Bonfire Night, Christmas and New Year’s Eve. Even though the winter weather never seems to be on our side, many people are happy to brave the cold – and sometimes the wind and rain. If you’re going to be regularly holding such events, it’s time to start thinking about how you could benefit from a portable toilet on your premises.
The units can serve you extremely well throughout the duration of the winter and, once you’ve reaped the rewards, it’s possible you’ll even keep one on-site, into the spring and summer. With this in mind, here’s what you can stand to gain from a portable toilet unit over the next few months. Continue reading “Why Your Outdoor Event Needs a Portable Toilet Unit this Winter” »