Updated: Nov 9
In this day and age, many of us have acquired the habit of researching everything we plan to purchase. It doesn’t matter how big or small a purchase it is, but the bigger the amount of money required, the more rigorous that research gets. So, if you are planning to build a garden house, you’ve probably done some research, and you have come across this suggestion, probably a lot, to build your garden house using shipping Garden House containers.
This article was penned to give you an idea about why is it a good idea to own a shipping container garden house. Shipping Garden House containers are being used more and more to build structures all over the world, and as more examples are popping out everywhere, people are coming to realize that they are actually very practical options.
Although shipping containers are being used to build a vast variety of structures, some of them make better use of the attributes and options of shipping containers, and we absolutely believe that shipping container garden houses are among the types which make use of virtually everything that a shipping container structure has to offer. Here are some of the best-known benefits of owning a shipping container garden house.
They Are Cheap
Let’s get the most obvious reason out of the way; shipping Garden House container garden houses are cheaper than most other types of options. At least they are cheaper than most other options which can offer nearly as much quality. Shipping containers are produced in massive numbers, and in their original and intended trade which is obviously shipping, they need to be as cheap as they possibly can be, while maintaining some very strict standards.
Another reason for them being relatively cheap is that there is an abundance of them absolutely everywhere in the world. The great availability of this robust steel boxes means that you will never have to buy one with an absurdly high price because you didn’t have other options.
They Are Durable
Just as we mentioned before, shipping containers have to maintain strict standards. The way shipping containers are used is that they are often filled to their maximum capacity, while being stacked on top of each other for very long periods. To be exact, usually up to 9 shipping containers are stacked on top of each other on maritime shipping vessels. 9 full shipping containers.
If these shipping containers are not built well, they will not be able to take the immense pressure, and they if one of them breaks in the middle of the ocean, there could be disaster. So, if they are able to carry that much weight while being exposed to all types of harsh weather, and if they do so while keeping their cargo absolutely safe, you don’t need to worry about their durability if you build a shipping container garden house.
They Are Portable
This might not look like something that every garden house owner would care about, but it certainly provides options. Shipping containers are the only important standard in shipment, as such, most lifting and shipping vessel in the world has been designed to move them about with ease.
If you can easily move about your shipping container garden house, you will always have this at the corner of your mind, that you can rethink the arrangement of your garden and garden house, or even move the shipping container garden house to an entirely new environment once you decide to do so.
They Are Eco-Friendly
This one actually matters a lot to many people, and in case of garden houses, it’s important in ways you might not have considered before. Shipping container structures are eco-friendly structures in general. That is because they have recycled one or more shipping containers already, and have done so without spending too much energy.
Then there is the fact that the entire structure will be highly recyclable. But in case of shipping container garden houses, it’s very important to note that unlike normal structures, once you remove a shipping container structure from your garden’s environment (and we already talked about how easily you can do that) it will leave no trace behind for the nature to dissolve over decades or even centuries.
They Are Highly Modifiable
Just a brief search online should provide an idea about the extreme range of options which shipping Garden House container structures offer. People usually think that if you get a shipping container garden house, it will be a boring and basic structure which is not at all comfortable or fun to spend time in, or it will be there only to provide basics.
Taking another look at that online search, you could see how this is not true. You can build garden houses of any size using shipping containers. You can have as much comfort as you desire. In fact, every little detail of a shipping container garden house could be built according to your very own preferences and wishes. Shipping containers will only provide the material out of which you build your structure. What that structure will look like, how it will feel like, and what’s inside it will all be decided by you and not by any limitation you believe shipping containers will force you into.
Where Can You Get Your Own Shipping Container Garden House?
Let’s not beat around the bush; from us. You can get your very own tailor-made custom-designed shipping container garden house from us. We are Green Box Containers, and we take care of every and all needs when it comes to modified shipping containers. From designing, to building, delivering, and maintaining, we do anything you might require, and we do all of that with a level of quality that we are proud of. We have a lot of experience with converting shipping containers into anything that our customers demand.
If you have prepared a design on your own, we can build it for you. If not, we can check all of your requirements and ask all your preferences and offer you a 2D model, one which you can edit as much as you want. Once you are fully satisfied with the model, we will start the container modification process, and deliver your shipping container garden house to your chosen location within 30 days.
If you have any questions regarding our work or out prices, please contact us. We are ready and happy to provide all the answers you may require.