Shipping Containers: A Secure Storage Solution

May 7, 2021by Rob James

If you are looking for a simple and efficient way to store your assets, then you should think about using shipping container storage. Shipping containers can be used to store a wide range of items including tools, machinery, retail products and more. Not only are containers sturdy and secure, you can also add extra security measures to ensure your assets are as safe as possible. You can use containers for a range of purposes such as moving items, storing excess stock, and more. So, with this in mind, what are the main benefits for using shipping containers for your storage needs?

Shipping Container Storage

Benefits of Shipping Container Storage

Cost-effective

Standard storage facilities can work out to be quite expensive, especially when it comes to maintenance fees. Hiring or buying a shipping container is a much cheaper option and you can use it for storage as soon as it arrives. In the end, you will be able to stretch your funds much further by using shipping container storage.  We also deliver containers to the ground, allowing you to load or unload your goods within hours, meaning you don’t need a ramp and extra staff – a much safer and costs effective option.

Durability

Shipping containers are made to withstand heavy impacts over long distances in order to protect the cargo within. So, your container will protect your belongings, even in harsh weather conditions. Additionally, containers are made from weathering steel and coated with a finish that prevents it from corroding. This will help make sure that it stays viable for a long time to come.

Security

By their nature shipping containers are tough and resistant to impact, but they can also have added security benefits. You can easily add locks and alarms to your container in order to ward off any would-be thieves. The toughened steel combined with extra security measures will make your shipping container storage nearly impenetrable.  Our storage facility is secure with cameras and security on site.

Resalable

There is a huge market for shipping containers and if they remain in good condition they will not lose value. If you find that you no longer need your container, you can easily sell it for a good price. This has the added bonus of allowing you to easily scale your storage based on demand, without having to make any huge changes to infrastructure or your budget.

Space

Each shipping container has a large amount of space for you to store any assets you want. They are also stackable, which allows you to keep a good supply without taking up too much space. Just add stairs or ladders and you will be able to access your shipping container whenever you need.

Versatile

In addition to storage, you can use shipping containers for a host of functions and they allow for easy transportation of assets over any distance. You can also use containers to store surplus products ready to meet customer demand, or as extra storage for your home. In the end, you can use your container in any way that will meet your needs.

About Containerlift

Here at Containerlift, we stock a wide selection of shipping containers for purchase, lease or hire. We offer 20ft, 40ft and modified containers, all built with strength and security in mind. To find out more about our storage containers for sale, please contact our friendly team online or via phone today.