Affordable and Unique Workout Spaces: Shipping Container Gym Ideas
Date: November 13, 2023
If you’ve ever considered making a home gym or creating a personal workout space, you might not have considered the potential of shipping container gyms. Shipping containers are extremely versatile and have been converted into all kinds of storage or living spaces, so it didn’t take long for enterprising individuals to realise they also make good gyms.
Buying and Leasing Shipping Containers: Why Hire a Shipping Container
Date: October 30, 2023
Moving home or office? Construction site needing temporary storage? Transporting goods from point A to point B? Need event catering storage space? You might be torn between buying and leasing shipping containers for any of these purposes.
How Much Are Shipping Containers? Shipping Container Costs Explained
Date: October 22, 2023
Shipping container costs can be confusing to understand due to all the different container sizes, conversion costs, and the cost for any specialised containers you might need. There are also a whole bunch of factors that impact the price of a given shipping container, such as size, age, and condition, among others.
Shipping Container Sizes & How to Use Them
Date: September 26, 2023
Shipping containers, originally designed for the straightforward task of moving goods across oceans, have experienced a significant surge in popularity for a number of unconventional uses. No longer is the shipping container JUST a shipping container. Once simply the mainstay of ports and docks, these steel boxes are now commonly seen in urban landscapes, rural
Shipping Container Extensions: A Cheap and Easy Way to Add Extra Space to Your Home
Date: September 19, 2023
In the ever-tightening housing market of today, discovering affordable and practical ways to expand your living area is key. Given this reality, the innovative use of shipping container extensions offers a cost-effective solution for homeowners seeking additional space.
From Cargo to Comfort: A Comprehensive Guide to Converting a Shipping Container Into a Home
Date: September 6, 2023
Container home conversions are becoming a new trend in the UK, providing a cost-effective way of creating unique and quirky houses. Not only are shipping containers inexpensive to renovate, they can be converted quickly, they’re eco-friendly, and they deliver stunning results. Plus, with so many unused units taking up valuable space these days, they’re more
Four Benefits of Shipping Containers
Date: July 4, 2019
After years in the industry, we’ve had our fair share of shipping containers. With this in mind, we wanted to bring things back to basics and write a blog post emphasizing the benefits of shipping containers. Before starting your next project, why not consider a shipping container? Shipping containers aren’t just limited to storage. Our
Could Your Home Benefit From A Garden Room?
Date: April 16, 2019
Garden Rooms Are Very Popular In The UK… …and it’s no secret as to why. Homeowners across the country are actively seeking space saving solutions for their home and many find that a garden room is the solution to that problem. We’re in an uncertain economy as of late, thanks to the introduction of Brexit, no one
Which Shipping Container Should You Buy?
Date: February 21, 2019
At Universal Containers, we’ve supplied new and used shipping containers to homes and businesses across the UK for over 40 years so it’s safe to say that we’ve got the experience, knowledge and know-how to advise and deliver to your exact specification. We want you to love your container for whatever purpose it may be. Of course,
How To Protect Your Shipping Container From Condensation
Date: January 9, 2019
If you’ve got a shipping container conversion, you’ll be enjoying the additional space for a number of different purposes. Last year, we created hundreds and hundreds of bespoke container conversions – garden rooms, offices, canteens, storage facilities, toilet blocks – the list is endless. We consistently receive positive feedback from our customers and we are thrilled