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Commercial Uses for Shipping Containers

Commercial Uses for Shipping Containers

We are always looking for new and fresh ideas and even come up with a few on our own from time to time. As we have built more and more containers, we have had more and more unique asks. We wanted to go over a few of the commercial options we provide in shipping container builds. Some of them may be a no brainer, but some of them are sure to be unique enough to make your head turn. Shipping Container Restrooms This is about as useful and functional a space imaginable, and built with shipping containers, you know the...

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Custom Container Home Options

Custom Container Home Options

Our custom container home offering is our flagship product and we want to highlight your options when looking to purchase. First, let us get the items out of the way that come optional on all custom container homes we build. We have a menu of options available, fully custom designs, and options to match any budget. All of our custom shipping container homes come with the following options to add on: Electrical System Interior Finish Choices Flooring Options HVAC System Installation Windows and Doors Bathroom Kitchen(ette) Exterior Finish Once we break into the different sizes, 40 and 20 foot, the...

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Are Shipping Container Homes Safe?

Are Shipping Container Homes Safe?

One of the most regular questions we receive regards the safety of shipping containers, and then added security in building out a home. At Bob's Containers we are devoted to making the custom container home process as smooth and simple as possible, with an intention focused on security. Learn more about the ways shipping container homes can be just as safe and secure as a traditional home. Weather Security We know shipping containers can withstand hurricanes, but to what extent can regular weather impact your custom shipping container? Shipping containers are built to haul good across the ocean for days...

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Custom Container Home Models: 20 & 40 Foot Containers

Custom Container Home Models: 20 & 40 Foot Containers

Custom container homes are an affordable housing option that is environmentally conscious and minimalistic in nature. We specialize in the customization of shipping containers and currently offer a total of 9 models to choose from with deeper customizations available upon consultation. With models based on Texas towns, take a look at our custom container home builds below. *NOTE* All of the following options are available in used or new condition, standard or high-cube height, and with three options for your interior finish. 20 Foot Custom Container Homes The Abilene Model  The first available option is our "Abilene" model. This model...

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Happy New Year from Bob's Containers!

Happy New Year from Bob's Containers!

As we all put a wrap on the craziness that was the year 2020, we want to wish you all a very Happy New Year from the bottom of our hearts here at Bob's Containers. We will remain committed to serving your every need related to shipping container customizations and delivery. We want to highlight a few changes we are making here to make sure everything makes sense, but, as always, feel free to reach out with any questions you may have. New Custom Container Home Models We have worked up 10 options for those looking for premade options for...

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