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Milton Keynes Shipping and Storage Containers for Sale and Hire
Shipping containers start their life journey as enormous packing boxes for a diverse range of goods that eventually reach our shores. The Milton Keynes containers are robust and hard-wearing because they are specifically designed to stand-up to severe weather conditions whilst carrying bulky and heavy cargo all around the world, this makes them ideal not only for shipping but for domestic storage or as a a start point for a very specific container project. Steel containers are available as new or used units and we have great numbers of stocks currently available in Milton Keynes and South East.
Used Shipping and Storage Containers in Milton Keynes and South East
Used steel containers are available in a variety of sizes, as standard, we can provide 10ft, 20ft and 40ft used containers throughout Milton Keynes and South East. However, our ability to modify containers means that we can provide used containers in any size to suit your needs.
What does used South East shipping container mean?
Used containers in Milton Keynes 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.
3J Services offer brand new and used Milton Keynes storage containers for sale and converted containers throughout Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, South East & the United Kingdom. Our containers are ideal for South East domestic or Milton Keynes commercial storage, portable building, site office, mess room, security hut, portable office cabin, South East welfare units, Milton Keynes farm storage and a lot more. 3J Services containers are Robust, withstand all types of weather, Secure, New or Used, available to be a good fit for a full range of budgets, Easily Modified.
New Shipping and Storage Containers in Milton Keynes and South East
The new container has been manufactured (most likely in China) and stocked up with cargo, it has then been loaded on a shipping vessel where it started its journey 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 Milton Keynes and South East
A wide variety of ‘special’ containers can also be provided, these include
- Side Loading Containers for Milton Keynes – Available in 20ft or 40ft lengths, these Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes – 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 Milton Keynes – 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 Milton Keynes – 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 Milton Keynes – 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 Milton Keynes – 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 Milton Keynes – 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 Milton Keynes Shipping Container Experience
3J have over 4 decades of experience in supplying Milton Keynes containers for a vast range of applications, from moving premises to high-end, in-depth container modifications and structures. These can be remanufactured to any size and built bespoke to match your specific needs.
The team at 3J offer you expert advice, taking care of your Buckinghamshire storage requirements, helping you along the sales process and ensuring that your container delivery is completed effectively by one of our Buckinghamshire haulage professionals. Typically, our containers are delivered using a HIAB Crane lorry which also off-loads your Milton Keynes container.
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Helpful insights into Milton Keynes Shipping Container For Sale
82 ft) The most typical containers utilized in the construction of container houses are the 40 foot containers. The easy response is yes. There are numerous examples of container houses all over the world. However the more complex response is, it depends where you live! Similar to any brand-new construction you should always contact your local planning authority prior to committing yourself or spending excessive money.
If for instance you reside in a location of impressive natural appeal or all the houses around you are standard stone homes and so on you’ll likely discover that the organizers will not be very responsive towards the concept of a house constructed out of huge steel boxes. portable office cabin. You’re container house will also have to reveal that you abide by fire policies and other building control requirements.
It’s assumed that they’re a low-cost approach of constructing a house as the expense of buying a container is very affordable. However, similar to anything there is an aspect of you get what you spend for! – lots of older containers will have had a hard life and might well be twisted or bent.
Helpful insights into Milton Keynes Shipping Container For Sale
No Rust – brand-new containers will have a great coat of fresh paint and should be rust complimentary. – if you’re utilizing numerous shipping containers you’ll want them to line up completely and brand-new containers will. – New Hi-cube 40′ containers can cost around 3,000 – 4,000 but second hand 40′ containers can be picked up from under 1,000.
If you need 4 containers the price distinction can soar to over 10,000 very quickly. – there are great deals of companies who can offer you second hand containers at very 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 doors and windows, bonded them together and you’re done, right Not rather! As quickly 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 want all your rooms to be 12m long x 2.
4′ x x7. 7′) without any additional windows or doors. As quickly as you cut a hole, you’re going to have to strengthen the whole container in order to change the lost rigidity. portable office cabin. This means you’ll need to include even more steel to your container and that’ll need the services of a structural engineer, if you want to do it right! The next thing you’ll need to think about is condensation.
Finding out about Metal Containers For Sale pricing in Milton Keynes and Buckinghamshire
No matter whether you insulate internally or externally, the insulation really requires to be touching all the irregular shapes of the steel, otherwise the condensation threat increases within the spaces that are left. You’ll also need to set up a great vapour barrier to the warm side of the insulation to prevent wetness entering contact with the steel of your container home.
At which point you ‘d get condensation forming which could cause rust to the steel and decrease the effectiveness of your insulation. In my opinion the very best way to insulate a container houses is to utilize one of the closed cell spray foam insulations available. My thinking for this is the spray foam will bond to the irregular surface of the ribbed steel walls/roof meaning there are no air spaces for condensation to form on.
Whether you select to insulate internally or externally is a question for individual taste. However either way it requires to be done thoroughly and correctly if you want to avoid rust issues in the future. Less expensive I’m on the fence with the one. Structure container houses can in theory be more affordable than standard construction.
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– re-using old containers sounds like a fantastic way of re-cycling. However the reality remains that shipping containers are way over engineered to be a home. So you wind up cutting out and throwing away a lot of steel to then include a lot more steel in order to change the structural stability.
– containers are very long lasting as they’re designed for use at sea. the structure of your house could be up in a couple of days. However just after prolonged engineers reports and reinforce works and so on have actually been performed. Availability – containers are relatively numerous and easy to get. – as they’re steel they’ll move heat very quickly, so in hot climates they can get too hot and in cold climates they can be very cold. You might have to sandblast them to get rid of the paints and change the plywood flooring. – as quickly as you cut an opening in your container it’ll lose part of its structural stability. Implying you’ll most likely have to get an engineer’s report for your local authorities. Particularly if you plan to stack them more than one high.
While I was at first drawn to the concept of container homes being a fantastic way to recycle containers by turning them into homes. The more I investigated it the less persuaded I was that they’re as green as we like to picture. I presume by the time you get all your engineers reports and perform all the necessary enhancing works and design a great jointing detail to join the containers I ‘d be amazed if they’re much more affordable than a traditional house on the very same size.
However as a way of providing a roof over your head, they’re absolutely compromised and while I applaud anybody who takes one on and succeeds, and lots of have, I do not think they’re for me. Container Homes.
We do not transform old shipping containers for individuals to reside in. We produce brand name brand-new container homes to a guaranteed develop basic, backed by a 10-year structural guarantee. Your home is designed, from the ground up, to be a home, unblemished by seawater or contents that could have undermined its structural stability.
Our container housing units are function built and not converted shipping containers. Unlike old shipping containers, a MAC container home has a strong steel, sealed flooring. The underside of a typical shipping container The underside of a bespoke MAC container home The roofing system of a MAC container home is of pressure-bowed construction, so that the centre of the roofing system is somewhat raised to permit rainwater run-off.
Corrugated Smooth-sided Any colour you like as long as it’s MAC. Our container houses are painted with a one-coat, Hempel chlorinated, rubber-sealed paint system. You have an option of no less than 197 colours, providing an outstanding surface that you can change or retouch later with regular paint. The UV worths of a MAC container home are generally as great or much better than a bricks and mortar equivalent.
We can also soundproof your container house. From exterior paint colours to window positioning to wallpaper. We can embellish your home, just the way you like it. We can adapt your home for availability for the comfort and benefit of senior or handicapped individuals. We can assist with every element of your container housing requirements.
We provide your brand-new container house ready to reside in, with all your choices of surface and design fitted at the factory.
We pride ourselves that the shipping containers we supply are of the very best quality and highly budget-friendly. We supply a series of containers for nearly every possible application. portable office cabin. From 6ft, a container can be utilized for motor bike or garden storage all the way to 45ft beasts which could even be modified into a pool, the limit is just your imagination.
With our vast variety of sizes you can also select the colour and level of use from brand name brand-new, one trip or under ten years utilized. Along with our ‘just a container’ service we use a bespoke and personalized alternative for all of our containers. You can simply select the colour, select a specific colour of your choice or even deal with our imaginative team to develop a really bespoke construction.
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