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New & Used Shipping Containers For Sale UK

The UK's Nationwide Retailer & Manufacturer of Shipping Containers, Storage Containers, Flat Pack Containers, Container Offices & Container Conversions

Looking for a great value shipping container, flat pack container, container office, or do you need a container conversion? For good value, great service and better outcomes, deal directly with the UK's most innovative manufacturer of shipping containers - no agents, no middlemen, go Direct!

Explore our unique virtual depot where you can browse our range of new and used shipping containers for sale, storage containers for sale, portable container site offices and converted shipping containers. If you can't see what you want, just ask! You'll be amazed at what we can do with the humble shipping container.

Container Conversion Specialists

Take a look at our award winning container conversions service for container modifications and bespoke buildings. From chemical stores, site offices and pop up shops to portable toilets and food outlets, contact us today free on 0800 061 2575 to tell us what you need. You can view our Container Conversions brochure here, or why not take a look at some of our amazing work?

Case Study of the Month

23 Sept, 2021

20ft home office

This office for the back garden has been fitted inside with a melamine lining over the top of the ply lining, in order to give extra thickness suitable for wall mountings. The melamine lining gives a neat and professional finish while the ply lining provides additional strength to hold the weight of the mountings our client is adding.

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As a long established and reputable company, we want to instill confidence in our customers that we can deliver on our promises, and provide high quality products and service. But don't just take our word for it, see for yourself what our past and present clients have to say about Containers Direct.
14th October 2021

"A very helpful Sales team and a very good product."
Ruth Tough – Boulevard Allotments Association; who ordered a 3m Flat Pack Container
14th October 2021

"The service provided by the team was top notch."
Alexander Webb; who ordered a 2.3m x 2.3m Flat Pack Office Container
14th October 2021

"I was very impressed with the way my flat pack was carefully packaged. It also went together well."
Katherine Sparkes; who ordered two Flat Pack Containers with a linking kit
14th October 2021

"Amazing delivery driver- so helpful."
Victoria Jane; who ordered a 4m Flat Pack Container with side door
8th October 2021

"Fantastic service. Amy was very helpful and accommodating. The driver was fantastic."
James Fairhurst – Conlon Living Ltd; who ordered a Used 20ft Container
4th October 2021

"Everything went extremely well and couldn't be improved."
Ray Watkins – Broxbourne Sports Club; who ordered two 3m Flat Pack Containers

Just some of the clients we've worked with...

Mercedes Benz
Ministry of Defense
Environment Agency
National Trust
Balfour Beatty
British Gas
Network Rail
Harley Davidson

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Containers Direct in At Home!

Containers Direct had the pleasure of working with Sarah Beeny on her At Home magazine, exploring innovate ways of creating extra space for your home. See the article on pages 177-178 here!

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Shipping Container News

How to Get Rid of Your Old Shipping Container
**UPDATED Published Tuesday 12 October 2021, Updated Tuesday 12 October 2021
Don't dump your unwanted shipping container! Talk to us about how we can recycle your old shipping container. Whether it's a good condition container that you simply no longer have use for or something older that you just need out the way, we will buy your shipping container - any age, size or condition considered!
Why You Need an Insulated Storage Container
**UPDATED Published Wednesday 15 September 2021, Updated Friday 17 September 2021
With the colder weather approaching now is a good time to talk about why you need an insulated storage container. It's important to have the right container for your stored goods, and insulation will keep your container at a consistent temperature, banishing condensation and protecting the contents. Find out what items benefit from insulation during storage and how this is achieved.
She Sheds – Ideas for Garden Rooms and Garden Offices
**UPDATED Published Tuesday 31 August 2021, Updated Wednesday 1 September 2021
Move over man caves, the she shed is the hottest new trend as women are reclaiming the back garden to create the perfect spaces for working, relaxing and socialising. An additional garden room can be used as a recreational retreat, a place to work from home, or the two can be combined, offering a sanctuary that women can finally call their own. Here's a little bit of inspiration giving you practical ideas on how to create a she shed of your own.


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