Shipping Containers - Container Conversions - Site Offices

Looking for a great value shipping container, flat pack container, steel site office, or do you need a container conversion? Looking for a UK website where you can actually view shipping containers for sale with prices too? Welcome to Containers Direct!

We are the only nationwide retailer to display our stock on-line. Here at our virtual depot you can see details of our range of portable cabins, metal storage containers and site offices for sale

Container Conversions and Site Offices

Take a look at our award winning container conversions service for container modifications and bespoke buildings. From site offices to pop up shops 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

Second Hand 10ft Shipping Containers

Second hand 10ft containers are one our most popular products; especially with schools, clubs and allotments. Because we can modify a container to any length our customers are not restricted to 10ft only. Need a 8ft, 12ft, 15ft, 25ft, 30ft, or even 30ft 4inches? It’s no problem to us! If you want to know a little more have a look at our 10ft container article

Flat Pack Self Assembly Containers

Looking for a Flat Pack Store, Office or Chemical Store? Containers Direct are the UK’s biggest retailer of genuine ExpandaStore Flatpack Containers. Our flat pack containers are quick and easy to assemble, give maximum flexibility AND come with low cost delivery. Man-portable to get to even the most awkward locations, and their steel construction makes them the perfect anti-vandal unit. They are great for storage, available in three sizes, and a choice of painted or galvanised.

Container Case Study of the Month

This spectacular conversion for a community project run by Dorset County Council, is formed of three 20ft containers, with separate but interlinked areas for tools and materials, workshop, and kitchen/social area. It boasts a range of high end features, including cladding, patio doors, melamine lining, large windows and skylights.
To find out more about this clever creation, see on our case study page.


As a long established and reputable company, we want to instil 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.

Read our recent 5 star reviews:

31 January 2019:

"Excellent service, thank you." From Mark Gorman who ordered 2x 20ft containers with extra doors in the side

24 January 2019:

"Very happy with all aspects of our experience. Completely satisfied with all the help you gave us in finding the right container an d the way we were able to organise delivery after the problems we had in getting the container to site. Thank you." From Steve Mellor, Clay Cross Angling Association. who ordered a once used 12ft container.

24 January 2019:

"This is the second 2m square self assembly container we have purchased from you and our experience has been excellent. The two containers were just what we needed for storage in the small space available and your service was friendly and very helpful." From David Kingham, Herne Bay Museum Trust who ordered another 2m flat pack container to add to their collection.

To read more reviews see our Testimonials page.

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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Bongo's Bingo founder plans shipping container leisure village for Baltic Triangle, Liverpool.

Bongo's Bingo founder plans shipping container leisure village for Baltic Triangle, Liverpool.
**UPDATED The exciting news of this proposed development on our doorstep got us thinking about our top three shipping construction projects. From the weird to the wonderful, you'll be surprised how versatile shipping containers can be!
Published Thursday 24 January 2019, Updated Tuesday 29 January 2019


**UPDATED Helping Penny Lane Development Trust get a little Christmas Cheer with a 20ft container to store their sleigh and reindeer.
Published Friday 14 December 2018, Updated Tuesday 29 January 2019


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