Steel storage containers are useful for a variety of things, from housing appliances to hauling vehicles. No matter what the contents or purpose may be, purchasing steel storage containers is not a whimsical decision. There are several criteria to consider, such as size and location of the storage units, and even the length of time the units will be in use. Whether you are moving cross-country or require temporary storage space, these are the points to consider before making a choice on a container:

Size — So that you don’t spend unnecessary cash on unused square footage, know ahead of time how much space you’ll need for storage. Steel storage containers come in many sizes to meet small and large needs.

New or used — Depending on how much money you want to spend, using a new unit is the way to go. High-quality used storage units may also be rented from a reputable business.

Buy — If you buy a steel storage container, you must factor in delivery and all other associated costs. This is a realistic option if you plan on storing items for longer than two years.

Rent — If you speculate that you’ll be using the storage unit on a short-term basis, renting a steel storage container is your best bet. Monthly payments for a set amount of time on a unit will actually save money.

Features — Steel storage containers are available with extra bells and whistles, such as refrigeration, lighting, shelving, vents, roll-up doors or hinged doors, and so much more options.

Once you have sifted through the information and settled on a storage unit, you’re ready to shop for one. Cassone sells steel storage units in standard 10′, 20′, 30′ and 40′ dimensions as well as custom sizes. Custom containers may also be built to your specifications in terms of size and features. Contact us at 1-800-947-1334 to get started on your storage solutions today.