Shipping Containers – A Business in a Box
Brisbane based companies are selling containers to people looking to convert them into a business in ever increasing numbers. The ways in which you can alter them are limited only by your imagination.
Many people are cottoning onto containers’ wide availability, affordability and versatility and are starting to use them when setting up a new business. You can either rent or buy a container, although buying is often a better choice as second hand containers are very affordable. Depending on the location of the container, you can have plumbing and electricity added to the container.
Business Ideas using Shipping Containers
- Pop Up Market Stalls: containers can be converted into food stalls or market stalls to be transported to markets, fetes and shows.
- Converted Cafe: Many shipping containers have been converted into cafes and kiosks.
- Holiday Cabins: if you have a property with enough space, you may like to consider converting shipping containers into cabins for holiday accommodation.
- Mobile Museum: Used containers have been successfully turned into mobile museums to take collections to metropolitan and provincial or rural areas.
- Mobile offices: Second hand containers are often used for mobile offices, most commonly they are connected to construction sites.
- Workshop Spaces: artistic types often find that a container offers the ideal space to set up a workshop in their homes. From there they can create handmade products for sale or offer classes.
- Storage or Warehouse Space: If you are running a business, you may very well find that used containers can offer you so much needed storage space.
There is a wide range of business ideas that can be made reality by purchasing shipping containers. When you are setting up a business, you generally want to limit the amount of expense that you are faced with. Since used containers are affordable and can be put to use in so many different ways, they are often the ideal choice.
Contact our team of experts now to find out how we can help you start your business with a second hand container.