If you have a brilliant business idea, and would like to start a small office or pop-up store, one of the most crucial hurdles that you are likely to come across is finding the right space. Commercial real estate can be expensive in most areas of the country, and finding the right location can also be difficult at times. Moreover, purchasing or leasing an existing structure can present you with different problems, as you can bring in very little change in terms of adding to or altering these structures. On the other hand, purchasing or leasing some land and building on it is a process that takes a lot of time. However, you can subvert all these difficulties by using a creative, innovative solution — through the use of steel shipping containers or storage containers.
There are a number of things people do with steel storage containers. They have been made into mobile offices and homes, container pop up shops, used for general storage and are used around the planet to ship goods from one place to another. Billie Box estimates that there are more than 17 million steel shipping containers around the world right now. At least five million of those containers are being used to ship products. All together, those shipping containers make about 200 million trips of year. Throughout all of this, only 675 are lost every year. If you are