The 40ft container is roughly the size of a two-car garage and is commonly customized for uses other than storage.
40ft containers are our oversized units and take up about two parking spaces. This unit is also commonly used to create container homes, on construction sites to store large equipment and materials, and also for private storage and shipping purposes. Please refer to the detailed dimensions chart above.
|Internal Dimensions||External Dimensions||Door Dimensions|
|Inside Length:||39’5″||Outside Length:||40’0″||Door Width:||7’8″|
|Inside Width:||7’8″||Outside Width:||8’0″||Door Height:||7’5″|
|Inside Height:||7’10″||Outside Height:||8’6″|
A One Trip container is more or less a brand new container. One Trip containers are a more affordable option then a brand new container due to it being used for one trip to make it to the states. This containers arrives from the country of origin carrying cargo then returned to a distribution point purchased by Blue Line and made available for sale.
Wind and Water Tight
Wind and water tight containers are inspected and certified to have no leaks or holes in the container as well as functioning doors and minimal rust.
Cargo worthy containers are inspected and certified to meet shipping industry standards. All containers used to ship goods must be cargo worthy certified within the last year.
Grade A and B
Grade A – Grade A containers are the best conditioned containers of the used class. All grade a containers are wind and water certified and have very minimal rust and damage.
Grade B – Grade B containers contain more rust and cosmetic damage but are wind and water certified. Grade b containers are the most affordable of the used container class.
What happens after I submit a quote online?
Once a request for quote is submitted, you can expect an immediate response. Normally a customer service representative will email you a quote within minutes. Please keep in mind working hours and holidays when submitting for a quote.
Should I Rent or Purchase?
When deciding whether to rent our buy simply ask yourself the following questions:
- How much am I willing to spend?
- Do I need the container short term or long term?
- Am I using the container to ship goods?
Renting a container often is the cheapest solution short term. Keep in mind you can not rent containers to ship goods. If you need to ship goods buying a container is your only option. If you are unsure of which is the best option please contact us and we can help you make the best decision for your storage or shipping needs.
Can you guys modify containers?
We sure can. Our team of technicians can add doors, windows and more. Simply click the request a quote, select modifications and enter your exact requirements and quote will be sent within minutes.
How quickly will I receive my container?
Container delivery is process normally between 24-48 hours. Once a container is ready for delivery a customer service representative will contact you.
Why Choose Blue Line Containers
Cargo Worthy Containers
Our Cargo worthy containers are suitable for ocean going transport of cargo.
We make delivery a breeze with on-site drop off eliminating your worries.
Each unit from our facilities is inspected to guarantee our standards for quality assurance.
Customize your container to fit your storage and/or shipping needs.