Shipping Containers For Manor Park School, Dorchester

Manor Park CE VC First School in Dorchester inquired about our shipping containers as they needed additional space to accommodate more sports equipment and to also have an ad-hoc office. With shipping containers being such a flexible and cost-effective solution to issues such as on-site storage and additional offices, Manor Park School chose to use shipping containers to choose our shipping containers to provide flexibility and secure storage at a sensible price and less disruptive to the […]

1001 Uses for a Shipping Container #158: Ice Cream Stands!

It’s never too cold for ice cream and this all year round ice cream stand at Arrow Valley Country Park in Redditch proves it! Easy and cost effective to install and fit out, the shipping container ice cream stand design offers an good quality, anti-vandal build quality which is perfectly for sporting events, festivals, public parks and truck service stations! These containers can easily be moved from site to site as your business desires and can be […]

Flat Pack Storage Containers for Cobridge Community Group

We recently supplied Urban Expression Cobridge with a 3x2m flat pack storage container with green powder coating for their community garden project in Staffordshire! Urban Expression is an urban mission agency that recruits, equips, deploys and networks self-financing teams of people who offer creative and relevant education of the Christian Church in some urban and deprived neighbourhoods. Our range of flat pack storage containers offer a suitable alternative for customers with sites that can’t be accessed by large […]

Shipping Container Desiccants

One of the most common questions we get asked is “will my container get condensation?” Luckily we have the answers! All of Budget Shipping Containers stock is sold wind & watertight guaranteed. But even if the containers are sat static on a site, essentially, because they’re all big metal boxes and when they cool overnight they will sweat, you will find that condensation forms on the inside of the roof as the container cools. This can […]

New Waterborne Shipping Container Paint Regulations

From 1st April 2017, all Manufacturers of shipping containers in China will have switched or be switching over to a new waterborne shipping container paint instead of the traditional solvent paints used in the past. This article explains a little about what this means for customers and retailers in the UK, and for the market in general   What is Waterborne Paint Waterborne paint is a water based paint instead of a solvent based paint […]

Shipping Container Conversions

Shipping containers are perfectly manufactured to be converted into a wide range of different uses. They are made from COR-TEN steel which is a solid and versatile material to convert. At Budget Shipping Containers we are always receiving calls for some fantastically weird and wonderful shipping container conversion projects which are based on modifying a shipping container into anything from cafes to house boats! We have the capability to convert shipping containers to a variety […]

Earn charity sponsorship with our Facebook challenge

In 2017 we are introducing our Facebook challenge to allow our customers and fans of our facebook page earn money towards their charity sponsorship activities. Please read below to see how you can apply to have us donate up to £50 towards your good cause or up to £100 off your shipping container price by taking our Facebook Charity challenge Once a month we will be offering the chance for a fan of our page to […]

Timber Framed Shipping Containers

We have recently introduced cladded shipping containers into our extensive range of container modification products! From this we recently delivered two timber framed shipping containers to a very happy customer up in Scotland! David contacted us as he needed a hobby room and didn’t have sufficient space in his home. We quoted him within the hour and he was impressed with the quality of workmanship our guys had conducted on previous examples of the cladded containers […]

Shipping Containers for Construction Sites

The construction industry and the use of shipping containers has always gone hand in hand. Shipping containers offer a extremely diverse range of uses which can be utilised by construction sites and can be easily moved from site to site as the project requires. At Budget Shipping Containers we can modify a shipping container to fit your exact requirements. Please see below the range of shipping container conversions which serve many of our customers in the […]

Green Shipping Containers

Our most commonly requested colour for a shipping container by far is Green. Green shipping containers blend in nicely with most rural settings and still fit in well in many built up areas as a neutral colour. In this guide we briefly detail the available options if you want green shipping containers for storage use. If you’re looking to buy or rent a green shipping container we believe we have all the bases covered for you. Here […]