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Rust and Corrosion In Shipping Container Buildings

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Many people are under the false belief that shipping containers are bulletproof and rustproof. While many general purpose shipping containers are made from Cor-ten steel, this does not mean that they are rustproof. Failing to protect your shipping containers from rust can spell big trouble when using them to

The Complete Overview of Buying Shipping Containers

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When it comes to building your own shipping container home, one of the most important elements is purchasing a shipping container in good condition. Unfortunately, some people think that all shipping containers are so strong that any container will do. Purchasing a rusty or worn container could ruin your

Constructing Foundations for Shipping Container Buildings

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Along with the appropriate insulation, making sure you use the correct foundation for your shipping container home is crucial for a successful build. We discussed shipping container home foundations and  How to Build Your Shipping Container Home the Right Way  previously. Since this new article is a continuation of those other

How to Construct Your Shipping Container Building the Right Way

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Shipping container homes have really increased in popularity over the last few years. From tiny container homes to large 5 bedroom homes, it is quite interesting to watch this evolution. With this interest, there has also been a rise in the number of people offering advice.  Unfortunately, we have read

Shipping Container Flooring and Pesticides

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One of the most often asked questions that we receive is “Should I remove the floor in my shipping container?” When converting shipping containers into a home or office, one of the easiest ways to save money is to keep the container’s original flooring. However, the main concern with using the