Following are 7 storage container uses as well as why Portables 360 has your solution for storage! At some point, every business discovers that they need storage space. Their business is expanding. They need to increase inventory and need space to store equipment when it is not in use. Whatever the reason, businesses always need a storage area.
So what is the solution? Do you move your business to a new location? Construct a new building or add on to your location? Pay to have offsite storage space? Portables 360 recommends converting a portable shipping container into your new storage space.
Shipping containers provide the following benefits:
- 320 square feet of secured storage space
- Easy to customize for your needs
- Quick solution for storage space – no long waits for construction
- Very affordable
Storage container use has increased significantly in the last few years. More people are seeking ways to repurpose storage containers. Portables 360 outlines seven creative storage container uses that may help your company.
Popular Uses for Storage Containers
1. Mobile Repair Shop
Equipment breaks. This is a fact for any construction company. Create a mobile repair and welding shop for your construction sites. Added benefit: it’s portable! Easily have on-site repairs. Your storage container will have 220v power capabilities and a generator hook-up.
2. Landscape Company Storage and Office Space
One of our most popular storage container uses is for landscaping companies. Partition your storage container to create a place to store equipment. In addition, have a nice office space.
3. Compartmentalized Storage
Make up to four compartments in a 20-foot storage container. Each of these compartments has its own access door. This allows businesses to distinguish what is stored in the container as well as who has access.
4. Dry Goods Storage – Climate Controlled
Canned goods and dry goods should be stored at a temperature between 50 and 70 degrees. This temperature setting helps extend the shelf life of your products. You can have your container customized for temperature control and special shelving installed for the ultimate storage area.
5. Climate Controlled Garage Area
Another popular storage container use is creating a climate-controlled garage area for specialty vehicles. Many racing teams find that these containers are perfect for storing and working on their vehicles.
6. Business Records Storage
Several businesses are required to keep records on-site instead of sending them to storage. Create a spacious and organized area for keeping your records on-site without having to take up valuable space in your office. In addition, save money!
7. School Sports Equipment
Schools often find that they have limited space when it comes to storing sports equipment. Storing equipment off-season or storing other necessary items in a storage container is a cost-effective way to free up space in the school buildings while retaining quick access.
If you need additional storage space, Portables 360 has the solution. Contact one of our knowledgeable staff members to discover how we can customize a shipping container for your needs.