JULY 13, 2020
Regular commercial space offers little room for modifications. On the other hand, custom shipping containers offer plenty of opportunities to create unique designs and layouts. As such, container businesses have become a massive hit among entrepreneurs. Keep reading to find out more about how shipping containers can provide a custom-made space for your next venture.
Disclaimer: Mobile Modular Portable Storage does not modify shipping containers. However, we offer container accessories.
Custom shipping containers or modified Conex containers are an affordable and eco-friendly way to construct a functional and attractive shop, restaurant, or commercial space. You can modify these units into modular structures and create innovative shop layouts that suit your needs.
From theft-proof systems to full-length glass windows and exterior stairs, container modifications come in a wide range of shapes and sizes.
Modifying a shipping container allows you to pick the style, security features, ventilation and also helps you incorporate custom utilities for added convenience.
There are many different types of shipping container buildings such as offices, classrooms, restaurants, control rooms, water treatment facilities, car storage units, and retail stores. Each configuration requires a distinctive design, set of fixtures, doors, windows, and storage.
Some of the advantages that structurally modified shipping containers offer are:
You can also completely overhaul a shipping container and use it for the following applications:
Listed below are some modifications you can make to a shipping container:
Read our step-by-step guide to building your own customized storage container:
Understand if the modifications would suit your daily operations.
If you are using shipping containers for storage, make a list of sensitive items and check for ventilation requirements and safety.
For offices, and workspace consider the amount of lighting, the number of people sharing the space, internet connectivity, conference rooms, restroom facilities, etc.
If you are in the restaurant industry, select the kitchen equipment, appropriate plumbing and kitchen utilities, service areas, and exteriors.
Keep a note of resources such as type of flooring, electrical outlets, type of lock, custom window, interior, roll-up doors, exterior modification, and unique requirements, if any.
Get in touch with a designer who specializes in modifying shipping containers to translate your ideas on paper. Ask for a drawing to understand the feasibility.
A storage container provider can help you find suitable shipping containers. Contact us to buy shipping containers at affordable prices.
While the steel construction of shipping containers protects against external environmental threats, professional modifications add to the internal security. You can add the following security features to your storage containers:
If you want to add minor modifications or accessories, renting a container can help you cut costs. For major customizations, it is advisable to buy a shipping container.
Our dedicated team of specialists will reach out within one hour from when you send your query. We stay in contact with you throughout the entire process, from inquiry to delivery. Our experienced drivers can negotiate tough sites and deliver your unit without hassles. Get in touch to learn more.
Shipping container modification includes changing the structure and aesthetics, and you can do that after you buy the container. Unfortunately, you cannot modify rental units. However, you can accessorize them. Talk to us at 866-459-7600 for further details.
Shipping containers find application in storage units, restaurants, bars, retail stores, offices, equipment shelters, living spaces, agriculture, and medical units.
Shipping containers are cheaper, easy to modify, portable, and environment friendly. In addition, a shipping container building requires less time to build compared to conventional structures, helping you start earning immediately.
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