There are a lot of companies who offer storage in their own yard for a container that you purchase or hire. Before doing so, you should always insist on seeing the site to check how secure it is. Once this has happened, there can be some great benefits to this, such as:

  • They can often be cheaper than a standard short term storage location.
  • You only pay for what you need – however there is usually a minimum hire term.
  • You don’t have to buy the container, so there is not a large outlay of capital.
  • You don’t have to worry about organising or paying for, the transport costs.
  • You can even get specialised containers!
New Zealand Shipping Containers self storage

Going Travelling

Are you going on a long trip, and need to make sure your large or valuable goods are keep safe, secure and dry while you’re gone? Or maybe you’ve decided to take a caravan or boat around the country, and need to pack up your house belongings to rent the house while your away. Whatever the scenario, a shipping container self storage is the best alternative to a standard facility – from usually around $3 to $4 per day, you get more storage area that you can easily access, anytime!

Painting, Renovating, or Pest Spraying the House

When you need to keep your belongings dry and out of harms way for a week, a month or a year, the shipping container self storage solution means that you can hire a 10ft, 20ft or 40ft container to store your items safely. Because they are so easy to unload and load, it means that even when your storage needs are only temporary, they save you time while still providing the space required to store your entire house!

Storage between Moves

Shipping containers in the self storage sector are ready to provide peace of mind thanks to safe, secure, and dry facilities that are available for as long as you need them. Due to on-site offices, you should ask that the owners or managers inspect the integrity of the containers regularly, ensuring safety, security, and cleanliness.

Storage of Seasonal Goods or Big Items

No matter how long you need to store your goods, self-storage facilities are for you. Because of the normally flexible terms of use policies, you should be able to extend your storage period for as long as you need. You should only have to pay for the time you use the storage space, however, some companies offer only monthly payment options. Also, should your storage requirements change, you can simply add an extra unit for more space, or choose a smaller unit to save some money. You really want to find a self storage company that is totally flexible and built to fit your needs.

Your Storage is Right There Where You Need It – and Safe

Check the shipping container self-storage yard offers an affordable, safe, and secure storage options – some even come with 24hr swipe card access, well lit grounds, and CCTV cameras for your safety.