2019

Can I get my Storage Container re-certified for export use?

The CSC plate on my Shipping Container has expired. Can I get a new one? Can I get a new CSC plate on my shipping container is a very common request we get. You may have owned a shipping container for some months or years. You now have an export project and you would like to use this container to send your goods around the world. Yes this is possible, but it may or may [...]

Beginners guide to exporting shipping containers

This guide is intended as a basic introduction for anyone needing to export an amount of goods around the world that may equate to filling a shipping container. We cover a lot of the basic questions and offer some insider tips from the perspective of people who have worked within the industry. Care of a huge variety of goods and reasons to ship abroad, we can't promise this guide has everything covered for you. but [...]

Shipping Container Security Office

Purpose built security hut made from a shipping container May 2018 one of our customers Sir Robert Mcalpine asked for a purpose built security hut for one of their new sites in central London. As its a large and secure construction site they require a security hut for all staff and site visitors to pass through on their way in and out of site. Instead of making all visitors report to reception, the customer asked [...]

Shipping Container DJ Booth

Shipping Container converted into a DJ Stand In the summer of 2019 and we were asked to modify a used 20ft shipping container into a DJ stand. This isn't the first time we've been asked to do this, having previously supplied a shipping container for use as a storage container during winter and as a DJ stand during the summer for the Farr Festival in Hertfordshire. This latest project was for the world cup cricket [...]

Shipping Containers for Sale in South Wales

Shipping Containers for Sale in South Wales Thanks to increased demand from customers in South Wales, we have now begun storing new 20ft DV shipping containers in our Cardiff depot. Previously, we’ve delivered shipping containers in to South Wales from depots that are farther afield, making delivery costs in to places such as Newport, Port Talbot and Swansea a lot more expensive. Now with the capability to store our shipping containers in our Cardiff depot, [...]

Standard versus Premium repainting options for Shipping Containers

Repainting options for shipping containers Repainting a shipping container is a very popular request. We can repaint both new and used shipping containers in our network of UK depots. Some customers want a smarter used quality shipping container, and a repaint allows for this. Some customers have planning stipulations and want a specific colour to meet their planning application. Others may want the container to match closely their company colour(s) or branding. In this guide [...]

Repainted 20ft High Cube Side Opening Shipping Container

20ft High Cube Side Opening Shipping Container with a premium repaint. Last week we completed this premium repaint on a brand new 20ft high cube side opening shipping container. With our premium repaint we mask off the door seals and the vertical locking rods on the container doors to give a smarter finish. This repaint option is ideal for customers who may have their containers on display for customers or visitors to site, and who [...]

Buy your Shipping Containers Direct from us!

Buy your shipping containers direct from Budget Shipping Containers! With the largest online range of shipping containers for sale we feel we are the best place to buy your shipping containers direct. We have 16 depots nationwide, a 12 month wind & watertight warranty on every shipping container we sell, and with our UK fleet of crane equipped delivery vehicles we are expertly placed to supply shipping containers direct to you. Order direct from us [...]

New ‘Made in UK’ badge for our online products.

We are very happy to announce that we now have a 'Made in the UK' badge showing on all our online ranges products that are made or manufactured in the UK Unfortunately there are no manufacturers of standard shipping containers in the UK. The only people who physically build containers in the UK make very specialized containers, often for the offshore and nuclear power generation industries. However, a large number of our flat pack containers [...]

Ramps for Shipping Containers

As well as offering one of the UK's largest online range of shipping containers for sale, we also offer an excellent selection of ramps for shipping containers. Shipping containers generally have a circa 5 inch lip between ground level and the internal floor line. If you want to get anything from a wheelbarrow or sack truck up to a forklift truck into your container you will need some form of shipping container ramp. In this [...]