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  • Metal Shipping Containers - RI Steel Storage Containers - What Kind of Steel?

    Metal Shipping Containers - RI Steel Storage Containers - What Kind of Steel?

    Metal shipping containers are constructed from Steel, but typically a special kind of steel, often referred to as "weathering steel" or COR-TEN. Metal Shipping Containers and Steel Strength Steel storage containers are renowned for their strength. In addition to the natural strength of the steel alloy being used, containers are constructed with their steel formed into a corrugated pattern. This corrugation creates additional strength (particularly vertically) and is the reason why cargo ships can stack them, fully-laden, several deep. Steel shipping Click to See More
  • Storage Shed vs Shipping Container: Which One Should You Get?

    Storage Shed vs Shipping Container: Which One Should You Get?

    Traditionally, backyard storage sheds have been made of wood.  Over the last few decades, manufacturers have started using vinyl as an alternative to wood.  Recently, the most exciting trend in backyard storage sheds has taken a totally new angle in the form of repurposed shipping containers.  Shipping containers used as storage sheds have many advantages over traditional wooden or modern vinyl sheds. Click to See More
  • Cost of Container Storage

    Buying Used Shipping Containers: A Quick Guide

    Buying used shipping containers can often provide similar performance to new ones, but at significant savings.  Many applications of shipping containers  - such as storing gear or materials on construction job sites, vehicle storage, and the like – represent great candidates for buying used shipping containers.  However, the old rule “caveat emptor” (let the buyer beware) applies to this industry, just as it does to others.   The savvy purchaser will take great care to determine whether a Click to See More
  • Cost of Container Storage

    Cost of Container Storage Varies Based On the Application

    Cost of container storage varies based on your particular use and application. Containers come in many sizes and with different modifications, and consequently can vary widely in price. A simple container targeted at a backyard storage application can be difficult to compare with a container that has had extensive modifications made to it for a business to use as a temporary office.  As with all products, you really need to “go inside” the product and Click to See More
  • Average Price for Container Storage

    Average Price for Container Storage Depends on Container Size

    The average price for container storage mostly depends on the size and condition of the storage container.   Surprisingly, although new containers are almost always more expensive than used containers, larger containers are not always more expensive than smaller containers.  The condition and features of the container, of course, always factor into the price.  However, some sizes of containers are much more common, while others are rarer.  The more rare containers are usually more expensive, no Click to See More
  • Purchase Used Shipping Containers

    Purchase Used Shipping Containers to Conserve Cash

    Purchase used shipping containers to conserve cash because there might be no need to buy a container in new condition. Used containers are less expensive than new containers that are the same size. You can save a significant amount while still obtaining a used container that is fit for its purpose.  Knowing what type of performance you need from a container can determine whether you really need to spend more money on a new container. Click to See More
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