Renting vs. Buying Storage Containers – How Do You Decide?

Your business needs storage. And storage containers are the chosen solution. Perhaps you have already decided on the number of containers you need and what sizes, features and accessories you want. Excellent! That means you are ready to make the last big decision before you secure your containers: leasing vs. buying a storage container.  Knowing…

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12 Biggest Benefits of Renting a Storage Container

Whether you are a large manufacturer, a construction company, or a small retail business, you will undeniably need additional storage. None of the above? The need for a storage solution may still come around. Storage needs may be temporary or ongoing. As your business grows, material needs will increase. Once a warehouse or space is…

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Backyard Shipping Container Projects You Have to See to Believe

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To the untrained eye, backyard shipping containers serve as nothing more than extra storage space. But for creative minds, these versatile boxes provide boundless building opportunities. Whatever imaginative ideas you have, shipping containers can serve as a blank canvas for your next creative backyard project. Before you jump into your backyard shipping container project, you…

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Considering an Accessory Dwelling Unit? Try a Shipping Container

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Accessory dwelling units (ADUs) are rapidly transforming backyards across the world. ADUs can provide affordable housing solutions, growing space for cramped homes and creative building opportunities for homeowners.  Utilizing shipping containers for ADU construction can simplify the process of planning and building. Shipping containers serve as an excellent foundation to develop in-law suites, granny flats,…

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Shipping Container Bars are Awesome. Here’s 10 Reasons Why

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When inspecting the rugged exterior of your average shipping container, you may never think those steel sides and heavy-duty doors could house a trendy space for drinks and entertainment. But imaginative shipping container bars exist and are one of the many creative container projects out there — and certainly the most refreshing. Ready to learn…

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Shipping Container Greenhouses: How They Work and Why You Should Have One

Modern farming has a big problem. Researchers estimate that, by 2050, there will be a 66% drop in arable land around the world. For a population that might hit 9.7 billion by that year, feeding those hungry mouths will be challenging. One clever solution is using shipping container greenhouses to grow crops. Shipping container farms…

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Shipping Container Flooring to Consider for Your Project

Choosing the best shipping container for your next project can be challenging. Depending on what you plan to use your container for, there is a surprising number of choices for materials, sizes and door styles. One often overlooked but critical part of any container project is the shipping container floor. If you’ve got questions about…

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Does Your Shipping Container Need Ventilation?

With shipping containers being used as common storage solutions for businesses around the world, the subject of shipping container ventilation comes up quite often. People are concerned about the safety of their stored items and the longevity of their purchased or rented shipping containers. As shipping container experts, the professionals at ModuGo make it our…

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Stacking Shipping Containers Safely for Efficient Storage

Shipping containers provide a variety of efficient solutions. From their days aboard sea freighters to their new lives as storage containers, cargo containers are meant to protect their contents while using as little space as possible. What better way to save space than stacking shipping containers on top of one another? It’s true — stacking…

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Does Your Storage or Shipping Container Need a Foundation?

Shipping containers are sturdy enough to last for a long time. But like a lot of structures, some shipping containers need some extra support to prevent damage. Does your storage or shipping container need a foundation? The answer will depend on your unique circumstances. In this post, we explore shipping container foundations and when they…

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Guide to Buying Shipping Containers

Did you know there are new and used shipping containers for sale all across the United States? Better yet, did you know you can have them delivered directly to your business or home?  If you’re unfamiliar with how to buy a shipping container and want to know where to begin, we can help! This guide…

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