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Cheltenham Shipping and Storage Containers for Sale and Hire
Shipping containers begin their life journey as very big packing boxes for a diverse range of goods that eventually reach our shores. The Cheltenham containers are robust and hard-wearing because they are made to deal with extreme weather conditions whilst carrying heavy cargo around the world, this ideally makes them ideal not only for shipping but also for domestic storage or as a a start point for a modified container project. These steel containers are available as new or used units and we have great numbers of stocks currently available in Cheltenham and South West.
Used Shipping and Storage Containers in Cheltenham and South West
Used steel containers are available in a variety of sizes, as standard, we can provide 10ft, 20ft and 40ft used containers throughout Cheltenham and South West. However, our ability to modify containers means that we can provide used containers in any size to suit your needs.
What does used South West shipping container mean?
Used containers in Cheltenham have been owned by a number of years by a shipping line who have used the containers on a number of occasions to ship goods around the UK. A used container enters the market when the contract with the leasing company has expired.
Used containers are usually at least 10-12 years old, however, their age should not influence your buying decision, the grade, or quality should.
Our used containers are checked upon entering and before leaving our storage depots. They are weather proof and although they may not look too pretty, we still expect them (with the right upkeep) to last you around 10 years.
Security features can easily be added to used shipping containers. A lockbox is a steel shroud that is welded to the container doors, a steel lug is located inside the lockbox which houses a high security padlock. We can recommend the best padlock to use with your lockbox.
We offer brand new and second-hand Cheltenham cargo containers for sale and modified containers through Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, South West and the United Kingdom. These are perfect for South West domestic or Cheltenham commercial storage, portable building, site office, mess room, security hut, construction site cabins, South West portable kitchen, Cheltenham turnstile cabin and so much more. Our containers are Robust, Weather-proof, Secure, New or Used, available to be a good fit for a variety of budgets, Readily Modified.
New Shipping and Storage Containers in Cheltenham and South West
The new container has been manufactured (most likely in China) and stocked up with cargo, it has then been loaded on to a shipping vessel where it started its journey travelling around the world with the cargo being loaded and un-loaded as required. The new container has then finished its journey in the UK where the container is emptied and enters the UK domestic market.
New containers are sometimes known as ‘one-way’ or ‘once shipped’ containers.
Aesthetically, they are much neater than used containers, generally speaking they are available in blue or green.
Special Containers in Cheltenham and South West
A wide variety of ‘special’ containers can also be provided, these include
- Side Loading Containers for Cheltenham – Available in 20ft or 40ft lengths, these Cheltenham containers have full concertina doors to one 20ft side and to one 8ft end, they make loading large or awkward equipment very simple. These units are usually only available as new.
- Dual Side Loading Containers for Cheltenham – Available in 20ft lengths, these rare containers have concertina doors to both 20ft sides and to one 8ft end! They are ideal base units for a conversion project, or for loading awkward equipment. These units are usually only available as new.
- High Cube Containers for Cheltenham – Available in 20ft and 40ft lengths, these units have an extra 1ft in height, therefore, as oppose to the usual 8ft 6ins external height of a standard shipping container, these units are 9ft 6ins externally. Whilst 20ft high cubes only tend to be available as new units, or as modified cut downs, 40ft high cubes are usually readily available as new or used units.
- Double Door or Tunnel Containers for Cheltenham – Available in 20ft and 40ft lengths, these units have double cargo doors to both 8ft ends of the container, this makes loading and unloading the container very straight-forward as a forklift can unload/load from both ends without having to remove all of the equipment to get to the front of the container. These units are usually available as new, however, used modified units can be fabricated.
- High Cube Double Door or Tunnel Containers for Cheltenham – Like a standard double door / tunnel container, these units have doors at both 8ft ends, however, they also provide an extra 1ft in height providing an external height dimension of 9ft 6ins. These units only tend to be available as new, unless modified.
- Pallet Wide Containers for Cheltenham – These units tend to be 45ft long and have a slighter larger internal width of 8ft, they were made with the Euro Pallet in mind, and, the extra internal space means that a pallet wide container can load an additional five Euro Pallets to a standard width 45ft container.
- Open Top Containers for Cheltenham – Open top containers are available in 20ft and 40ft lengths and can be procured as new or used units. They were designed for extra large pieces of cargo that was simply too high or awkward for a standard container, these units do not have a roof, instead they are covered by a tarpaulin.
Over 4 Decades of Cheltenham Shipping Container Experience
We have over 40 years experience in supplying Cheltenham containers for a wide range of needs, from moving home to exclusive, complex container customisations and structures. These can be fabricated to virtually any size and built bespoke to suit your individual needs.
The team at 3J give you professional expertise and advice, taking care of your Gloucestershire storage requirements, guiding you along the sales process and ensuring that your South West delivery is completed effectively through one of our Gloucestershire haulage specialists. Most of the time, our containers are delivered using a Hi-Ab vehicle which also off-loads your Cheltenham container.
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Helpful insights into Cheltenham Modified Containers For Sale
82 ft) The most typical containers utilized in the building of container homes are the 40 foot containers. The simple answer is yes. There are many examples of container homes all over the world. Nevertheless the more complex answer is, it depends where you live! Similar to any brand-new building you need to constantly call your local planning authority prior to devoting yourself or spending excessive money.
If for example you live in a location of impressive natural appeal or all the homes around you are conventional stone cottages and so on you’ll likely discover that the coordinators won’t be really receptive towards the concept of a house constructed out of huge steel boxes. modified containers for sale. You’re container house will also have to reveal that you comply with fire policies and other structure control requirements.
It’s assumed that they’re an inexpensive approach of constructing a house as the cost of buying a container is really affordable. Nevertheless, similar to anything there is a component of you get what you pay for! – many older containers will have had a difficult life and may well be twisted or bent.
Helpful insights into Cheltenham Modified Containers For Sale
No Rust – brand-new containers will have an excellent coat of fresh paint and need to be rust totally free. – if you’re utilizing numerous shipping containers you’ll desire them to line up perfectly and brand-new containers will. – New Hi-cube 40′ containers can cost around 3,000 – 4,000 however pre-owned 40′ containers can be gotten from under 1,000.
If you need 4 containers the price difference can shoot up to over 10,000 really quickly. – there are great deals of companies who can sell you pre-owned containers at really short notice from local stock so you could have it onsite in a matter of days. How hard can it be? You buy a couple of containers stack them up, cut out a couple of windows and doors, weld them together and you’re done, right Not quite! As soon as you cut a hole in a shipping container it loses a lot of its strength and rigidity, and you’re going to have to cut a lot of huge holes unless you desire all your spaces to be 12m long x 2.
4′ x x7. 7′) with no extra windows or doors. As soon as you cut a hole, you’re going to have to strengthen the entire container in order to replace the lost rigidity. modified containers for sale. This means you’ll need to add much more steel to your container and that’ll require the services of a structural engineer, if you desire to do it right! The next thing you’ll need to consider is condensation.
Finding out about Shipping Container Office pricing in Cheltenham and Gloucestershire
Despite whether you insulate internally or externally, the insulation actually requires to be touching all the unequal shapes of the steel, otherwise the condensation danger increases within the spaces that are left. You’ll also need to install an excellent vapour barrier to the warm side of the insulation to prevent moisture entering into contact with the steel of your container home.
At which point you ‘d get condensation forming which could cause rust to the steel and reduce the efficiency of your insulation. In my viewpoint the best way to insulate a container homes is to utilize one of the closed cell spray foam insulations offered. My reasoning for this is the spray foam will bond to the unequal surface area of the ribbed steel walls/roof significance there are no air spaces for condensation to form on.
Whether you pick to insulate internally or externally is a concern for personal taste. But in any case it requires to be done carefully and correctly if you desire to avoid rust issues in the future. More affordable I’m on the fence with the one. Building container homes can in theory be more affordable than conventional building.
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– re-using old containers sounds like a great way of re-cycling. But the reality remains that shipping containers are way over engineered to be a home. So you wind up cutting out and discarding a lot of steel to then add a lot more steel in order to replace the structural stability.
– containers are really durable as they’re created for usage at sea. the structure of your house could be up in a couple of days. But just after prolonged engineers reports and strengthen works and so on have actually been carried out. Accessibility – containers are relatively abundant and simple to get. – as they’re steel they’ll transfer heat really quickly, so in hot climates they can get too hot and in cold climates they can be really cold. You may have to sandblast them to get rid of the paints and replace the plywood floor. – as soon as you cut an opening in your container it’ll lose part of its structural stability. Meaning you’ll probably have to get an engineer’s report for your local authorities. Particularly if you intend to stack them more than one high.
While I was initially drawn to the concept of container homes being a great way to recycle containers by turning them into homes. The more I researched it the less persuaded I was that they’re as green as we like to envision. I believe by the time you get all your engineers reports and perform all the required enhancing works and design an excellent jointing detail to join the containers I ‘d be impressed if they’re much more affordable than a standard house on the exact same size.
But as a way of supplying a roof over your head, they’re absolutely jeopardized and while I applaud anyone who takes one on and prospers, and many have, I don’t think they’re for me. Container Houses.
We do not convert old shipping containers for people to live in. We produce brand brand-new container homes to a guaranteed build standard, backed by a 10-year structural guarantee. Your home is created, from the ground up, to be a home, untouched by seawater or contents that could have undermined its structural stability.
Our container real estate systems are purpose built and not converted shipping containers. Unlike old shipping containers, a MAC container home has a solid steel, sealed floor. The underside of a common shipping container The underside of a bespoke MAC container home The roofing system of a MAC container home is of pressure-bowed building, so that the centre of the roofing system is slightly raised to enable for rainwater run-off.
Corrugated Smooth-sided Any colour you like as long as it’s MAC. Our container homes are painted with a one-coat, Hempel chlorinated, rubber-sealed paint system. You have an option of no fewer than 197 colours, supplying an excellent surface that you can alter or touch up later on with normal paint. The UV values of a MAC container home are typically as excellent or better than a traditionals equivalent.
We can also soundproof your container house. From exterior paint colours to window positioning to wallpaper. We can embellish your home, simply the way you like it. We can adapt your home for ease of access for the comfort and benefit of elderly or handicapped people. We can aid with every element of your container real estate requirements.
We deliver your brand-new container house all set to live in, with all your options of surface and layout fitted at the factory.
We pride ourselves that the shipping containers we provide are of the best quality and highly economical. We provide a series of containers for practically every possible application. modified containers for sale. From 6ft, a container can be utilized for motor bike or garden storage all the way to 45ft monsters which could even be modified into a pool, the limit is just your imagination.
With our huge range of sizes you can also pick the colour and level of usage from brand brand-new, one trip or under 10 years utilized. Together with our ‘simply a container’ service we provide a bespoke and customised choice for all of our containers. You can simply pick the colour, pick a specific colour of your option or even deal with our innovative group to build a truly bespoke building.
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