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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

07 May, 2021

20ft Eco Classroom

We converted a standard 20ft shipping container to provide Balliol Primary School with an eco classroom for their forest school. We transformed the top of the container into a living roof space, where the school will be able to grow grass and flowers - we can't wait to see the end results!

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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.
12th May 2021

"Communication was excellent and the driver delivered our container into a tight spot with great skill."
Andrew Maddams – Barlaston Bowling Club; who ordered a Used 14ft Container with Padlock
11th May 2021

"A well run company, up front about everything. There's good communication and they made the process a simple and straightforward deal. The container is well painted and clean inside, the shelving and doors are good too."
Malcolm Halliday – Halliday Holdings; who ordered a Used 15ft Container with Shelving
6th May 2021

"Very impressed with everything."
Dawn Farnworth – BytheWye; who ordered a One Trip 30ft Container with Bi-Folding Doors
5th May 2021

"Good product, well priced, good service."
Mac Court – Friends of Purley Beeches; who ordered a 3m Flat Pack Container
5th May 2021

"The delivery driver was extremely positive and proactive."
Stephen McLaughlin – ColourWorks Coatings (North) LTD; who ordered a 4m Flat Pack Container
4th May 2021

"Very good, prompt service."
Denise Rarity – M. Davies; who ordered a 6ft Container with Cladding

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

Do Storage Containers Offer Secure Motorbike Storage?
**UPDATED Published Wednesday 24 March 2021, Updated Wednesday 28 April 2021
The most common question we get asked about motorbike storage is "is my motorbike going to be protected from theft and weathering?" With our range of storage containers suitable for motorbikes the answer is yes! Choose from containers specially designed for bikes, multi-purpose containers, or specially adapted containers.
Why A Storage Container Is Perfect For Football Clubs
**UPDATED Published Thursday 22 April 2021, Updated Wednesday 28 April 2021
Shipping containers are a common sight on football club grounds. Strong, secure and versatile they can be used for general storage of club equipment, or at the other end they can be converted to provide a clubhouse, which can incorporate an office, toilets, changing area, and even a snack bar.
Top Three Uses For Shipping Containers in Schools
**UPDATED Published Wednesday 10 March 2021, Updated Wednesday 28 April 2021
With the nation's schools reopening this week, now is a good time to think about putting into action those plans for expansion that have been on the agenda for a while. The government's transformative school rebuilding programme means that funding will be available for refurbishment and building works.


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