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Sea Cans, C Cans, Storage Bins… What Do You Call a Shipping Container?

August 21, 2019

Sea Cans, C Cans, Storage Bins… What Do You Call a Shipping Container?

A shipping container may seem like a simple product, but we always find it interesting that they go by so many different names, such as: C-cans, Sea Cans, Storage Bins. So, while we know that people are actually talking about shipping containers when they use those terms, you’ll rarely hear us refer to them that way. Here’s why...

How to Open and Close Shipping Container Doors

September 28, 2018

How to Open and Close Shipping Container Doors

There is definitely a “right way” to open and close a shipping container. It can be a little tricky if it’s your first time, but if you follow the steps below, you will be opening and closing the doors of your BigSteelBox like a pro in no time!

Organize Your Garage: Low Budget to Full Garage Makeovers

May 5, 2018

Organize Your Garage: Low Budget to Full Garage Makeovers

From simple organization tips to custom garage systems, here are some ways you can improve your garage space and make it more efficient.

Top 5 Questions to Ask When Looking for Self Storage

April 7, 2018

Top 5 Questions to Ask When Looking for Self Storage

If you’ve searched “self storage near me” you know there are many self storage options out there. Storage pods, lockers and portable storage units each offer something different. Learn more about portable storage near you...

How Portable Storage Containers Helps during a Home Restoration Project

October 31, 2017

How Portable Storage Containers Helps during a Home Restoration Project

Whether it's a homeowner or company dealing with a restoration project, we're here to provide convenient, reliable storage to make the entire project easier

Tips to Avoid Rodent Infestations in Self-Storage Lockers and How to Protect Your Stuff

May 3, 2017

Tips to Avoid Rodent Infestations in Self-Storage Lockers and How to Protect Your Stuff

When you move your things to a storage locker, rodent infestation can be an issue and cause damage. These tips will help protect your items and your health.

Top 4 Uses for a Portable Self Storage Unit

March 16, 2017

Top 4 Uses for a Portable Self Storage Unit

There are times we all need a little extra storage space. Here are 4 common situations when a mobile self storage unit comes in handy.

5 Surprising Ways People Are Modifying Shipping Containers For Purposes You Never Imagined

January 12, 2017

5 Surprising Ways People Are Modifying Shipping Containers For Purposes You Never Imagined

Modifying shipping containers is new to some but BigSteelBox has been doing it for years. Look at interesting ways people are modifying containers.

Compare Renting a Storage Container To Self Storage

December 21, 2016

Compare Renting a Storage Container To Self Storage

Can't decide between mini storage, storage lockers and renting a portable storage container? This comparison weighs the pros and cons of each option.

Portable Storage Containers a Great Storage Solution for Christmas Tree Businesses

November 16, 2016

Portable Storage Containers a Great Storage Solution for Christmas Tree Businesses

During the holiday season, Christmas tree businesses begin to set up on street corners and in commercial parking lots. From large retail stores selling Christmas trees, to small independent Christmas tree operations, renting a shipping container for storage can be a huge benefit to the success of your seasonal business.

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