When you need more vertical growing space to create a hydroponic farm of your dreams or low-cost DIY ideas for your urban space to grow mushrooms or other vegetables, we give you ideas on how to turn a conex shipping container into a vertical garden.
Construction workers and pedestrians alike suffer thousands of times per year from needless accidents. This is why it is crucial for workers to be aware and compliant with best practices for on site operations. Find the key factors and rules to follow while working near heavy equipment here.
Starting a business of any sort can be extremely tricky. With such a competitive market, businesses are scrambling to find any means of standing out in the crowd. What better way to draw in customers than with an eye catching shipping container customized for your needs.
Tuff Box Containers offers shipping container storage solutions and is the affordable alternative to traditional storage methods. Here’s a few reasons why throwing your money away at a storage unit is just not worth it.
If you have ever considered building your own off grid home or cabin, we have compiled a few inspirational structures for your convenience. As your go to source for all things shipping containers, we’d love to work with your on your next shipping container home build.
Shipping containers offer a wide variety of advantages in agriculture but perhaps the biggest innovation thus far have been shipping container farms. Farmers looking to find innovative methods, look no further.
Tiny homes are popping up and being made from everything, including storage containers, so you may want to know what it’s like living in a shipping container. In this article, we listed up the pros and cons of living in a shipping container, including some interesting history of the tiny home trend spurring containers as a new building material.
When you shop local, you not only receive quality products and service but you also contribute to a cycle of growth for your community. Tuff Box Containers serves as your local distributor for all things shipping container.
Shipping container homes have risen dramatically in popularity but what about all of the other innovative uses out there? Read more about some of our favorite shipping container uses across the globe from The Boxyard in Tulsa, OK to The Shipping Container Mall in Christchurch, NZ.
Have you ever wondered what Prefab meant? Many people are looking to save time on their home build by turning to shipping container prefab homes for sale. Prefab container homes for sale come fully equipped with the basics. Buyers are able to cut out build time and choose a cost range that works for them.
Shipping container mobile offices can be a vital portion of a construction project. On site construction offices can be used for a variety of purposes. Here, we'll take a look at the top 6 uses for shipping container offices on a construction site.
When it comes to building shipping container homes, it is vital to check the local regulations to see what you are and are not allowed to do. We’ve put together a list of the top 5 states to build shipping container homes to ease your research labor.
Reefer storage containers are often used to ship sensitive commodities in need of a temperature controlled environment. Here, we’ll dig into the history of refrigerated containers and tell you how to purchase a shipping container of your own.
Tuff Box goes above and beyond for customers. We work hard to find the shipping container solution fit for your needs. Whether you’re looking to rent to own a shipping container, rent a shipping container or purchase a shipping container, Tuff Box has the container for you.
Shipping containers are versatile and offer a variety of uses. One of the top industries containers may be used for is farming and agriculture. Shipping containers offer dry, safe and secure storage for everything from equipment to cattle feed.
It is becoming harder and harder to stand out in small business. Shipping container based businesses offer a means of easily standing out in the crowd and provides easy branding.
Shipping containers wouldn’t (and couldn’t) be so popular and abundant if there weren’t manufacturers creating them for us to use across the seas. To highlight those in the shipping container industry, we go over Maersk Container Industry’s history with manufacturing containers in this article. Learn how they got started with shipping containers.
While construction theft and vandalism are a real problem for sites everywhere, construction security is a growing industry. Construction managers and foremen from all over would like to find an easier way to prevent this from happening, without being so hard on their budgets. The best news? There is a budget-friendly, easy way to prevent it!
You’ve seen it all over the internet, shipping containers are being upcycled into tiny homes, so you may also want to know what goes into building a shipping container home, or how to get a container to build your own. Before you do that, you should probably know that it may come with some issues that you probably didn’t know about.
If you’ve done any research while looking into buying a new or used shipping container, you may have seen the abbreviation ISO all over the place. But what does it mean? This article will cover what ISO stands for in shipping containers, as well as what ISO does, and how it is involved with intermodal shipping containers.
Building a bunker out of a shipping container may sound like a really great idea. They are affordable and pre-made, plus you’re reusing materials. However, there are some negatives that you need to know about before you just drop a shipping container into a hole and waste your money building a shipping container bunker on your property.
When you start looking into budget-friendly and affordable home building materials, one of the most trendy materials to use in recent years has been the modest shipping container. You have seen businesses popping up in them, you have seen apartments made from them, but where did this idea come from? We dug into that question to tell you.
You may have been wondering how long storage containers are used for shipping until they come to a shipping yard and get sold for other uses. This article covers the history of storage containers, where they are made, how they are used, and how long they are on the open seas until they get “retired” for other uses.
Shipping container swimming pools are being searched for all over the internet by people that not only want to make their own container pool but also looking for ideas for their own shipping container pool. We looked around the internet and found some of the best container pools to show you in one place.
Tuff Box Containers has partnered with Lowe's to offer convenient purchase or custom shipping container options at stores across the Tulsa, Oklahoma area.
How easy can it be to customize a conex box (shipping container) when you are looking to turn them into something more useful than what they already are? It turns out that it can be a little complicated, but it is not very hard if you have the right skills or can hire someone that does. This article is about finding out just how easy or difficult it can be.
When building with shipping containers, you might want to start looking at other people’s construction to get ideas for your own, especially when you are considering making a container home. In this article, we cover a few of the interesting ways that people in Oklahoma have used storage containers for their construction projects.
You’re probably not thinking about all of the possible options for your rental office container, so in this article we’re going to outline the options you have available to you and why you might want to consider them for your next container office rental.
Everyone is talking about how to build tiny homes out of storage containers. This article lists the steps you need to take to build your own conex box house, from the beginning phases of planning layouts and needs from your containers to purchase and project start.
Many may wonder why there are so many shipping containers piling up at ports across the united states and perhaps, where they come from. Why can’t we get rid of them? What happens to them when they get here? We’ll go over some answers to that question in this article.
If you’ve looked at storage options and ever considered a shipping container, you may have heard of corten steel and other steel types. We break down the details of corten in this article to help you understand the benefits.
The Ras Abu Aboud Stadium will be built in Qatar and is to be built out of shipping containers! Read more and see a video about the project and why they chose shipping containers for their design.
Being eco-friendly is important in construction projects now, and with more and more cities on that trend, we wanted to highlight how places are accomplishing that goal by building with shipping containers.
Construction security is a big concern while theft and vandalism remain a problem for the construction industry, but there is an easy and budget-friendly way to prevent it! We cover the easiest option in this article.
When you’re interested in saving money and need a storage container, we’ve got the information to help you buy a storage container on a budget in this article. We’ll go step by step to take you through the process.