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April 15, 2021
types of shipping containers

Different Types of Shipping Containers: One for Every Need

Renting and buying shipping containers shouldn’t be complicated. But when you set out to acquire containers for your business, the sheer number of types of shipping […]
April 15, 2021
shipping container offices

2021 Welcomes the Continued Rise of Shipping Container Offices

When you choose an office for your business, you probably want something that is affordable, durable and spacious. If you’re dreaming big, you may even want […]
April 15, 2021
two-story container home, Waco Texas

10 Shipping Container Apartments That’ll Have You Booking Your Next Travel Destination

Creative children playing with blocks see unlimited possibility in what they can build. Squares become cozy houses. Rectangles become towering castles. Shapes become cities. That’s exactly […]
April 15, 2021
frequently asked questions about renting shipping containers

The Most Frequently Asked Questions [And Answers] About Renting Shipping Containers

Helping people find the right shipping container rental to meet their needs is the ModuGo mission.  Part of achieving that goal means answering shipping container rental […]
March 22, 2021
benefits of renting a shipping container office

9 Advantages of Renting a Shipping Container Office

When you know you need office space for your business, you likely picture a gray and characterless four-story building with fluorescent lights, bluish carpet and that […]
March 22, 2021
renting vs buying a storage container, which is better?

Renting vs. Buying Storage Containers – How Do You Decide?

Your business needs storage. And storage containers are the chosen solution. Perhaps you have already decided on the number of containers you need and what sizes, […]
March 10, 2021
Benefits of renting a storage container

12 Biggest Benefits of Renting a Storage Container

Whether you are a large manufacturer, a construction company, or a small retail business, you will undeniably need additional storage. None of the above? The need […]
March 10, 2021
how to create a shipping container pool

Should You Buy a Shipping Container Pool? We Think YES!

We are seeing a huge shift towards environmentally friendly alternatives to everyday items in today’s society. Not only are these alternatives promoting the safe keeping of […]
February 25, 2021
how do I rent a shipping container

Container Rentals: The Ultimate Guide To Renting Shipping and Storage Containers

While the needs of businesses vary dramatically from industry to industry, the one thing they all have in common is a need for storage.  Purchasing and […]
February 25, 2021
Is there a shipping container shortage

Understanding The Shipping Container Shortage and Prices in 2021

Due to COVID related supply and production delays, there is a global shortage of shipping containers. This shipping container shortage is leading to skyrocketing shipping prices […]
February 11, 2021
How restaurants are using shipping containers

Why Restaurants Are Utilizing Shipping Containers [+ 9 Container Drive-Thru Examples to Make You Envious]

Drive-thrus have been a mainstay for years, providing consumers fast access to food and other goods on the go. During these socially distanced times the concept […]
February 10, 2021
Are shipping containers good for storage?

13 Tips To Best Use Shipping Containers as Storage Units

We’ve all come across a variety of ways shipping containers are being used today. From homes and pools to towering apartment complexes, shipping containers are becoming […]
January 15, 2021
jobsite storage containers for sale

5 Ways to Enhance Your Construction Site with Jobsite Storage Containers

Every construction site manager is always looking for ways to enhance their site’s efficiency, safety, and organization. While there are many ways you can improve your […]
January 15, 2021

Never Overpay for a Shipping Container Again!

We all want shipping containers. They’re versatile, durable, and they can be used for anything from housing and storage, to pools and restaurants. But no matter […]
December 16, 2020
shipping container shed storage solution

The Shipping Container Shed Revolution

Tons of properties across America have ancillary storage sheds. For some of us, sheds are a space to get out of the house. For others, they’re […]
December 16, 2020
names for shipping containers

Conex Boxes, Sea Cans, and More – Where Shipping Container Names Came From

When people say “shipping container” most folks know exactly what they’re talking about, steel, interchangeable, 20 or 40-foot cargo containers. But standard shipping containers also have […]
December 16, 2020
Steel shipping containers for sale

Steel Shipping Containers 101: Materials and Terminology

Shipping containers come in two major sizes – 20’ and 40’ – and a wide variety of colors. But beyond these slight differences, steel shipping containers […]
November 3, 2020
Joining shipping container together tools

How to Join Two or More Shipping Containers Together

Today, we’re discussing the ins and outs of connecting or joining two shipping containers together. This 5 step “how-to” should give you enough information to understand […]
November 3, 2020
Shop ModuGo To Buy Shipping Containers in Bulk For Sale

Start Buying Your Shipping Containers in Bulk

Many new businesses start by buying only the number of shipping containers they need – usually in groups of one to three. And while this might […]
October 28, 2020
The history of shipping containers

The History of Shipping Containers

Shipping containers are ubiquitous parts of the shipping industry. More recently, shipping containers are being used as storage, habitable buildings and even as building material for […]
October 28, 2020
Open Side or side opening shipping containers

Find Out Why People Are Switching to Side Opening Containers

Have you ever tried loading a shipping container using a tractor or piece of heavy machinery that won’t fit in the entryway? Or have you ever […]
October 2, 2020
Utilizing Shipping Container insulation: do it yourself insulation project or buy a pre insulated shipping container

Best Options for Insulating Your Shipping Containers

Shipping containers are tough, durable storage solutions that do a great job of keeping your stored items out of the harshest weather elements – rain, sleet, […]
September 28, 2020
Tunnel Container: Double-door, double entry shipping and storage containers

Double Door Shipping Containers – Why They Might Be a Good Choice for You

You’re loading a standard shipping container for the first or second time ever and after several hours of loading your heavy furniture and goods, you realize […]
September 28, 2020
Moving your shipping container

How to Move a Shipping Container

You bought your brand new, shiny shipping container from ModuGo. It was the perfect experience. The container came promptly. It was delivered in the exact spot […]
September 16, 2020
vibrant blue container home interior

Shipping Container Interior Designs You Won’t Believe!

Shipping container homes and commercial structures such as restaurants and coffee shops are becoming popular all across the world. And while many newcomers to the shipping […]
August 21, 2020
Shipping Container Site Preparation

Shipping Container Site Preparation Guide: Do These Things to Make Delivery Easy

Shipping containers provide plenty of solutions to your storage and space obstacles – they can be homes, schools, restaurants, and fulfill their original purpose as some […]
August 21, 2020
Flat Rack Shipping Containers For Sale

The Shipping Container You’ve Never Heard Of – The Flat Rack Container

Yeah, they are a type of quote on quote, “shipping container,” even though they don’t necessarily look it. And you most likely won’t be building your […]
July 28, 2020
How long does a shipping container last?

Practices for the Longest Lifespan of a Shipping Container

We get it. Steel shipping containers are no different than your other essential business assets and tools. And containers are a significant investment. Worth every penny? […]
July 14, 2020
How much will a 20 foot shipping container hold?

How Much Does a 20 Foot Shipping Container Hold?

The quick answer is that your shipping container will hold 32.6 cubic meters or 1,172 cubic feet worth of material, but likely you will want to […]
June 30, 2020
40 foot shipping container holds a lot of storage materials

How Much Does a 40-foot Shipping Container Hold?

“A good rule of thumb is to assume that you’ll get around 2300 ft.³, or about 68 m³, of space on the inside of a 40-foot […]
June 30, 2020
reasons you need a construction storage container on your jobsite

15 Reasons to Rent or Buy Construction Storage Containers (And Breathe Easier)

You strain as you push the doors shut. They’re heavy. But that’s good. Since you’ve moved your materials and equipment to this location, you haven’t lost […]
June 29, 2020
Creatively use your next shipping container

14 Creative Ways to Use and Reuse Your Shipping Containers (Plus Images)

Sure, the primary use of shipping containers is in their name: they ship things. But shipping containers, far from being hunks of steel only good for […]
June 29, 2020
how do you remove humidity in shipping containers?

How to Reduce Humidity in Your Shipping Container To Keep Moisture-Sensitive Items Dry

You’ve just purchased your next container and you’re looking to store items that are sensitive to moisture. Given enough time in stagnant storage spaces there are […]
May 13, 2020
Shipping Container Labels and Container Marking Explained

What do those labels on your shipping container mean?

If you’ve ever had to travel on a highway, you’ve probably noticed the labels on shipping containers without even realizing it. Now, you’re the person responsible […]
May 7, 2020
20" High Cube Shipping Container

Comparison: High Cube Shipping Containers Vs. Standard Shipping Containers

What is a High Cube (HC) Shipping Container? While these containers are available in sizes and layouts similar to any other standard sized container, high cube […]
May 5, 2020
Used Shipping Containers for Sale or Rent - Shop ModuGo

How To Find Used Shipping Containers Like an Expert

Why Buy Used Shipping Containers? Are you in the market for used shipping containers for sale or rent to store your company’s tools, keep your property […]
March 26, 2020
buying a shipping container

Guide to Buying Shipping Containers

  Did you know there are new and used shipping containers located near you all across the United States that are available to purchase? Better yet, […]
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