Don’t want to build a workshop from scratch? Turn a shipping container into a custom workshop! Learn more about building shipping container workshops.
MARCH 16, 2021
If you love tools and DIY projects, you know the pleasure of having your own workshop.
Building and working from your own workshop is a rewarding experience. Many people have had wooden sheds in their backyard workspace. However, wooden shed workshops take a long time to build. Wood is also susceptible to rot, fire, and plants underneath the structure.
If you want to build a new workshop, alternative construction has many advantages, and this is where steel shipping containers come in.
Shipping or cargo containers are built to withstand harsh journeys across oceans. They are highly durable against weather changes, corrosion, fire, and theft. And they are super quick to setup. Shipping containers are great for both business owners and hobby enthusiasts.
Shipping containers are versatile - you can have a workspace inside the container or extend it on a deck outside. You can use them to build any of the following workshop options -
Here are some essentials for your container workshop -
20' Container Workshops -
40' Container Workshops -
You can also purchase containers in a range of sizes available online.
How much does it cost to transport a shipping container?
The cost of transporting a shipping container within the United States depends on your location and distance from our warehouse. Container transportation costs can fall anywhere between $225 and $850. Please speak to our experts at 866-459-7600 for a custom quotation.
Can you use a shipping container as a garage?
Storage containers are durable, easy to maintain, affordable, and are great for building garages. As opposed to a fixed concrete garage, you can move the container if needed and can customize it the way you like.
Are shipping container workshops cost-effective?
The initial cost of buying and furnishing a shipping container workshop may be equivalent to a regular building of the same size. But since it is very sturdy and can last long, the overall cost of maintaining it over the long term is considerably less.
Move over, shipping container home – conex boxes are a great choice to build your own custom container workshop.
Wait, what about container delivery and installation?
Whether you want the container installed on gravel or inclines, or are worried about tight corners, a seasoned container provider with expert truck drivers can make the job hassle-free for you.
Where do you find a great partner like that? That’s right – talk to us at Mobile Modular Portable Storage.
With fast delivery, turnaround time, reliable services, and some outstanding reviews, you can get your shipping container for office or workshop space up and running in no time for your next DIY project.
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