Category: Storage

Secure Storage for the Christmas Period

Whether you need storage for personal use or business use, a shipping container can be your own saviour during the Christmas period. Known for being the busiest time of the year, sales go up and therefore we have a collection of either (a) personal Christmas items around – most likely taking up space after December, […]

Butcher Doors in Refrigerated Containers

One of the most interesting container modifications is the addition of a butcher door within the side of a refrigerated shipping container. Coming in a variety of sizes, a butcher door can be of a range of types, from elevated sliding doors to PVC Strip curtains or air curtains. Often arriving with other accessories as well, […]

New vs Old Shipping Containers: Which is right for you?

When you’ve finally done the research to realise you need a shipping container in your life – for whatever reason, whether it be storage, transporting goods, or a modified area; you then need to decide if you want to buy a new one trip container, or a used, older container. NEW ONE TRIP CONTAINERS One […]

Accessorising shipping container shelters

Shipping container shelters, or rural container sheds are just some of the ways Container Traders can help you to successfully store or cover your equipment or machinery – but did you know that there’s a full range of accessories that you can get to customize them? Whether your after a fully contained area or simply […]

The Coldest Shipping Containers

When you need to transport cold or temperature controlled goods, look no further than a Refrigerated Shipping Container. The easiest and most practical option the majority of the time, these containers come in a wide variety of sizes, and can be used to safety transport meats, cheeses, dairy, seafood, fruits, flowers, vegetables and other foods; […]

Temporary Storage with Shipping Containers

Shipping containers are used, all around the world, every day, for many different uses – and they can be modified to be used in every other way, but the main reason most people and businesses buy or hire a container is for storage. Long term or short term, shipping containers are perfect for storage. The […]

Heard of Pallet Wide Containers?

Have you ever heard of a Pallet Wide Shipping Container? Well the name kind of says it all – this is a specialised container that can easily fit two pallets side by side, unlike a regular sized container, which is just marginally too small to do so. And while it is only 5cm that the […]

Dangerous Goods Shipping Containers

Dangerous goods, considered to be any item that is hazardous, or flammable within Australian Standard AS1940, still need to be shipped around between worksites – but how? Enter the Dangerous Goods Shipping Container! Made from traditionally sized shipping containers, usually 10ft or 20ft in length and either general purpose or high cube heights, a Dangerous […]

High Cube Shipping Containers

Shipping containers go by many names – sea containers, freight container, intermodal or cargo containers or even just steel boxes; but they only come in two standard heights – general purpose and high cube. A general purpose container stands externally at 2.592m – or 8 ft 5 in. With a high cube – you get […]

Rural Container Sheds

When permanent structures built traditionally aren’t an option for either functionality or financial reasons, what do you do? Order a Rural Container Shed from the Container Traders of course! A Rural Container Shed is a hybrid shelter storage space with a flexible design that enables you to have an outside mount with a large space […]