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Factors Affecting Shipping Containers Structural Integrity

Tips to Maintain Shipping Containers Structural Integrity It is a fact that steel shipping containers are highly durable and built to last for many years, especially when well-maintained. While it is common to make modifications to your unit, many owners do not realize the long-term repercussions. Not only must your containers structural integrity remain intact […]

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Summer Shipping Container Maintenance Tips

Tips to Maintaining your Shipping Container this Summer Although shipping containers are constructed with durable steel in order to withstand the harsh weather of any season they need to be maintained in order to keep the best condition. East Coast Containers recommends cleaning and making necessary repairs to your unit before the start of spring, […]

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Tips to Remove Storage & Shipping Container Odors

How to Remove Lingering Shipping Container Odors When you purchase a used shipping container it is impossible to know what was being transported or stored in there before you became the owner. If your unit arrives and there is a lingering smell: don’t panic. East Coast Containers provides easy tricks to remove shipping container odors […]

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Maintenance Tips to Protect your Shipping Container this Winter

Winter Shipping Container Maintenance Tips One of the main advantages to purchasing a storage container is their ability to withstand tough weather conditions for a long period of time. However, this doesn’t mean you should have a “set it and forget it” mentality when it comes to your unit. Keeping up on maintenance and repairs […]

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Common Shipping Container Repairs & Maintenance

Shipping Container Repairs to Extend the Lifespan Although all storage containers are constructed using highly durable, heavy-duty steel, they are susceptible to wear and tear during transportation and when exposed to the elements. While your reputable container supplier will run a full inspection to ensure there is no glaring damage, shipping container repairs are necessary […]

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Shipping Container Roof Maintenance Tips

Guidelines for Shipping Container Roof Maintenance & Care The proper maintenance of your storage container not only extends its life, but ensures the prolonged safety of the valuable items kept inside. The roof system especially should be well-maintained and cared for as it is the most susceptible to rust and harsh weather damage. Although constructed […]

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Debunking 5 Popular Shipping Container Home Myths

Storage Container Home Myths Debunked by Professional Suppliers Converting shipping containers into homes, garages, offices, workshops and retail spaces has been extremely popular over the last 20 years. As we know, with increased popularity comes a flood of (mis)information on the internet that is not always accurate or helpful to those interested in converting their […]

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Security Features your Shipping Container Locks Must Have

Best Storage Container Security Lock Features When you invest in a shipping container to safeguard valuables against harsh weather conditions and nefarious people you should consider adding a lock for extra protection. East Coast Containers has already outlined our top 5 locks for upgraded shipping container security, which safeguard your items against thieves and wildlife […]

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Best Shipping Container Security Locks

Shipping Container Locks you Should Invest In Whether you purchase a new or used shipping container, we guarantee it is constructed of heavy duty steel and fortified doors, flooring and seals. East Coast Container has already highlighted the security upgrades you need for extra protection, which includes a several shipping container locks. Residential, commercial, industrial […]

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