A&M Container Blog

Painting a Rusty Shipping Container

Due to their durability and affordability, used shipping containers are a good investment when it comes to storage. But when you buy a used container, there’s a good chance it’s been in use on the high seas for many years, so it’s common to see sections of rust, some dents and other minor forms of …

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Cool Custom Container Applications

Shipping containers have so many more uses than cargo transportation. Because A&M Container Sales has been around for so long, we’ve seen some pretty cool things that people do with shipping containers. With so many innovative client visions out there, it’s easy to see how you can modify your container to result in a memorable …

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Severe Weather vs. Shipping Containers: How They Hold Up

From heavy rains and strong winds to extreme heat and cold, shipping containers are designed to withstand a variety of weather conditions. You never know what you’ll get at sea, or even in your own backyard, so it’s important to know how your chosen container will fare in various weather conditions. When shipping containers are …

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Your Guide to the Shipping Container Manufacturing Process

As you know, international trading is a very important part of the global economy. Not only do you need sturdy and durable shipping containers to transport goods of all kinds, you need those containers backed by comprehensive logistics measures to ensure safety and to ensure the goods get where they need to be on time. …

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Top 5 Shipping Container Locks

Just like you would not leave your home for work without locking the front door, you shouldn’t leave your storage container unlocked in the backyard. While it’s not likely that a burglar will attempt to get inside your container to steal the goods contained therein, you don’t want to take that chance, do you? A …

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Why You Need a Shipping Container Provider in Gulfport

When you’re on the hunt for a shipping container provider near you, it stands to reason that you want to choose a local company that knows your area and recognizes your needs. That’s why you need a shipping container provider based in Gulfport MI. Here at A&M Container, we’re all about local! As a locally …

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11 Creative Uses for Shipping Containers

Do you have a bold construction idea without the right materials to bring it to life? Many people feel frustrated when they want to improve their homes yet don’t have the time, money, or materials to do anything. What they often don’t realize is how easy it is to use shipping containers to build a variety of great …

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Creating the Ideal Construction Site Office Layout

Planning a construction site takes a lot of forethought, resources and brainstorming to achieve the perfect layout. Because most construction sites require the use of temporary offices to manage operations, you may have considered purchasing some shipping containers to convert into this purpose. There’s a lot to think about in terms of layout, including the …

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18056 S. I-12 Service Rd.
Ponchatoula, LA 70454

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Ponchatoula, La 70454

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