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6 Ways to Celebrate Christmas with a Shipping Container

Time is racing towards the end of the year and it's beginning to feel quite festive at Budget Shipping Containers HQ.  As we dig out our favourite festive jumpers and tuck into a mince pie or two, we thought we would share our favourite 6 ways to celebrate Christmas with a Shipping Container! 1. A…

10ft Shipping Container Garden Bar Conversion

We are very excited to share details of this recent container conversion project.  This is a 10ft shipping container garden bar that we delivered to our customer in Wimborne, Dorset in October 2020. Every so often, a customer comes along who makes our job even more of a pleasure than usual!  On this occasion, we…

1001 Uses for a Shipping Container #196: A Bird Hide!

Our quest to discover alternative uses for shipping containers continues with our latest discovery, a shipping container Bird Hide! Months of lockdown and being unable to travel far have given us an opportunity to rediscover the beauty of our local countryside and the wildlife around us.  Bird spotting is a wonderful way of appreciating our…Read more  →1001 Uses for a Shipping Container #196: A Bird Hide!

Custom Built Multi Use Container Pavilion for Sports Centre

Shipping containers are ideal for sports venues as they can be easily adapted to suit different requirements, without taking up a large amount of space, and they are very cost-effective too. This project required a customised set of shipping containers for use as on-site storage, with additional space for a catering area which would be…Read more  →Custom Built Multi Use Container Pavilion for Sports Centre

Could a Shipping Container help your community?

The Budget Shipping Container Guides Section is packed with interesting stories on Shipping Container conversion projects.  We love finding out about new and innovative ways that shipping containers have been converted into pop-up restaurants, outdoor gyms, used for PR stunts and more.  We very often look at how shipping containers can help businesses, but we…Read more  →Could a Shipping Container help your community?

10 uses for Shipping Containers you might not have thought of

Can you think of alternative uses for shipping containers? When you look at a shipping container you might just see a giant steel box that is used to move goods all around the world.  But look a bit harder and you will discover a whole list of other possibilities and uses for humble shipping containers…Read more  →10 uses for Shipping Containers you might not have thought of

How to use Shipping Containers to create memorable events

The global events industry has taken a huge knock in 2020 after COVID19 restrictions and social distancing prevented gatherings of large groups of people. Smaller events are beginning to open up again, and now the events industry faces a new challenge as event organisers and PR teams search for new ways to make their events…

The Best Places to Eat Out in a Shipping Container

Eat out to help out in a Shipping Container! Eating out has become a bit of a luxury in 2020.  After most of the world was placed into lockdown, bars, cafes, and restaurants across the UK were forced to close.  As our favourite places to eat began to reopen the UK Government even introduced a…

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