How much are new shipping containers?

Answer Prices for new shipping containers vary depending on size, material and amenities such as locks and shelving, but typical prices for a 40-foot watertight container range from $1,500 to $2,200. Deli... Read More »

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How much do used shipping containers cost?

Used shipping containers can be bought for approximately $1500 to $2000. The cost of shipping an empty container averages $900, so it is more profitable for companies to sell them for re-purposing ... Read More »

How to Clean Shipping Containers?

Shipping containers are large, stainless steel crates used to store and ship goods. They are attached to 16-wheelers, trains and loaded onto ships. Green builders collect old containers to build ho... Read More »

How to Use Shipping Containers As Homes?

Shipping containers are an increasingly popular resource for individuals who want to build inexpensive housing. As most containers have a useful shipping life of only 2 to 3 years, millions of cast... Read More »

Can containers with an"a"be recycled?

Only containers marked with the recycling symbol--three arrows in the shape of a triangle--can be recycled. Containers labeled with an "A" can only be recycled if they also feature the recycling sy... Read More »