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August 30, 2021
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What are Shipping Containers Made Of
Have you ever wondered what material are shipping containers made from? They may look like a simple steal box but they are actually made to withstand all of the elements at sea and are incredibly strong. Shipping containers are stacked on top of each other and loaded with tonnes of goods. They come in a variety of sizes ranging from 10ft to 40ft.
July 15, 2021
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How to Insulate a Shipping Container?
We want to provide an easy-to-follow explanation of the best insulation type for you based on insulation type, budget and container usage. Now let's dive into the basics of how to insulate shipping containers!
June 24, 2021
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7 Incredible Offices and Houses Built from Shipping Containers | Coastcontainers
From ski resort hotels, shipping container apartments, shipping container buildings, and even shipping container offices the possibilities are endless! In this blog, we will look at a variety of houses made out of shipping containers.
June 10, 2021
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Shipping Containers vs Prefab Steel Sheds: Pros and Cons of Using
This blog will be comparing a shipping container vs steel shed. Always consider price, durability, security and if you need any modifications.
May 27, 2021
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Rent or Buy a Shipping Container: What to Choose?
In this blog post we will be looking at the pros and cons of renting vs. buying a shipping container. When comparing the two options it usually comes down to what you plan on using the shipping container for and what your budget is.
May 11, 2021
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5 Tips for Shipping Container Maintenance During the Summer
In this blog post, we will go through some helpful tips on how to maximize the life span of your shipping container with semi-annual maintenance.
April 21, 2021
Coast Containers
How to Make a Container into a Pop-Up Shop?
Learn about what you can use a shipping container pop up store for and how creating a pop up store brings brand awareness and a wider customer base.
February 22, 2021
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What Is a WWT (Wind and Watertight) Shipping Container
Depending on what you are planning to put inside your container you may wonder are shipping containers waterproof and what condition will my container be in when I purchase it?
January 15, 2021
Coast Containers
Don’t be a victim of shipping container scams
As one of the largest shipping container suppliers in Canada we wanted to put together a guide for customers on how to purchase a container from Coast Containers while avoiding scams on the internet.
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