Sea Cans

Sea cans, an alternative name for shipping containers, are versatile and durable units crucial in global trade and storage solutions. These steel boxes come in various sizes and types. Their standardized design allows for easy transport across ships, trucks, and trains, ensuring efficient and secure movement of goods worldwide. They're also incredibly popular for residential or commercial storage & more. Request a quote using the form below and see why these affordable solutions are growing in popularity.

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Popular Sea Can Uses

The magic of these sea can containers is their durability, affordability and versatility. Below are some of the most popular uses but if you can dream it, they can likely do it.

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Available Sea Can Sizes

Storage containers are available in three standard lengths, with the 20-foot and 40-foot options being the most common. In contrast, 10-foot containers are rare and less cost-effective per square foot when delivery costs are considered.

FAQ: Sea Can Containers

What is a Sea Can container?

A Sea Can container, also known as a shipping container, is a large, standardized steel box used for transporting and storing goods. They are designed to be easily moved between different modes of transport, such as ships, trains, and trucks.

What sizes do Sea Can containers come in?

They typically come in three standard lengths: 10 feet, 20 feet, and 40 feet. The 20-foot and 40-foot containers are the most common, while 10-foot containers are less frequently used.

Are Sea Can containers weatherproof?

Yes, they're designed to be weatherproof, providing protection against rain, wind, and other environmental elements. They are built to withstand harsh conditions during shipping, ensuring the safety of the goods inside.

Can Sea Cans be customized?

Absolutely! Once received, a Sea Can containers can be customized to fit specific needs. Modifications can include adding doors, windows, ventilation systems, insulation, electrical wiring, and more, making them suitable for a wide range of applications.

How much does a Sea Can container cost?

The cost of a Sea Can container varies based on size, condition (new or used), and additional modifications. Generally, prices range from a couple thousand dollars for a used container to several thousand for a new or customized unit.

How do I transport a Sea Can container to my location?

Containers can be transported using flatbed trucks, trailers, or specialized container transport vehicles. It's important to factor in delivery costs when purchasing a container, as these can vary based on distance and logistics.

Are there any legal requirements for placing a Sea Cans on my property?

Regulations regarding the placement of containers vary by location. It's important to check with local zoning laws and obtain any necessary permits before placing a container on your property.

Can Sea Can containers be stacked?

Yes, Sea Cans are designed to be stackable. They can be securely stacked on top of one another, which is particularly useful in storage facilities and during transport to maximize space efficiency.

How long do Sea Can containers last?

With proper maintenance, they can last for many years, often up to 25 years or more. Regular inspections and upkeep, such as rust prevention and repair, can extend their lifespan significantly.

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