14/05/2019 - Containers

By Huska Cehic

4 Reasons To Jump On Board When Shipping Containers Are For Sale


Did you know that you could purchase a shipping container for private use? Unless you’re in imports and exports, construction or logistics, this isn’t a purchase the average person would think to make. After all, what would you do with it? As it turns out, there are many creative uses for shipping containers in Melbourne and Brisbane, which anyone could benefit from with a little planning. Here are a few brilliant reasons why you should buy a 20ft shipping container when you find one for sale.


1. It’s Permanent Storage Space

The most common reason to buy a shipping container is for the storage space. If you have items to store permanently, it’s more affordable to buy one instead of renting one. Shipping containers are spacious, durable and mobile and even if you do find that you no longer need it, you can always rent it out or sell it for a profit when you no longer need it.


2. It’s Space For An On-Site Office Or Shop

A purpose-built shipping container is a container that’s modified and fashioned for a specific purpose. If you need an office, clothing shop, phone repair kiosk or mobile café – you can turn a container into what you need for less than what it would cost to rent out or purchase retail space.


3. You Can Store Dangerous Goods

Flammable liquids, hazardous chemicals, and gases might be essential for your business. Why not buy a container and modify it to hold or store them securely? Shipping containers are hardy and don’t get damaged easily. You can find dangerous shipping containers for sale in Brisbane and Melbourne.


4. You Can Add A Home Extension

Need extra space at home? Instead of undertaking expensive and time-consuming construction, you can buy a 20ft shipping container and use it as a spare bedroom, shed or storage room. You could even combine two to create a stand-alone granny flat, provided you have space.
If you’re willing to think out of the box, it makes financial sense to invest in a shipping container for personal or business use. There are many more reasons why you should purchase one for sale – and just as many uses for it as well. The only limit is your imagination. Call Affordable Containers today to secure your own.

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