Containers for Sale & Hire


Cargo Containers for sale & hire in Essex

At Acorn Containers, we offer high-quality export containers to businesses across Essex. We understand the importance of reliable containers for our customers and meticulously inspect each to ensure top-notch quality.

Our export containers, delivered to Essex, are secure, watertight, and in excellent condition. Our experienced advisors will recommend the most suitable container based on your requirements. In some cases, renting may be a better option than purchasing, and our services are essential to our clients in Essex looking to make intelligent business decisions.

Containers available for Essex

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Freight containers for rent in Essex

If you need a short-term solution, consider hiring a container from Acorn Containers. Our advisors can help you find high-quality freight containers for rent at competitive prices, and they will explain all costs involved for customers in Essex. We need to keep our containers close to Essex to serve our customers better while still offering savings without compromising the quality of the freight containers. Contact our Acorn Advisors for a quick and easy quote to rent containers in Essex.


Converted shipping containers services available in Essex

Acorn Container services also offer outstanding converted shipping containers to our clients near Essex. The quality of our converted shipping containers is exceptional, and with our expertise, Acorn container specialists will provide excellent options for converted shipping containers in Essex.

Shipping containers can be modified in various ways, such as adding insulation, windows, doors, and ventilation systems and creating office spaces, living spaces, or storage facilities. These modifications can be tailored to suit the specific needs of our clients.

To receive a quote, please complete our online container form, and our Acorn container experts will respond promptly. Alternatively, you can contact us on 0330 027 1420 for further assistance.


Frequently Asked Questions about Shipping Containers in Essex


What is the cost of hiring a 20ft Container in Essex?

The cost of hiring a container in Essex varies depending on the size and condition of the container required. As prices are subject to change weekly, we do not list them on our website. Please fill out our quote form with your container size and condition requirements for a quick response, including container transport costs.

Is buying or renting a 20ft container in Essex more cost-effective?

Buying or renting a container in Essex depends on your storage needs. If you require a short-term storage solution, renting a container is better. However, if you know you will require a 20ft container in Essex for an extended period, buying outright is usually the more cost-effective option.

What is the lifespan of a shipping container in Essex's weather conditions?

All shipping containers delivered to Essex are coated with special maritime paint that can withstand the region's weather conditions for years.

Do I need planning permission for my shipping container in Essex?

In general, local authorities consider storage containers as temporary structures. However, you should check with your local authority in Essex if you have any concerns.

How will my shipping container be delivered to my property in Essex?

We use vehicle-mounted cranes (hiab) to deliver all our containers to Essex. Our friendly driver will place the container in your desired location.

What is the delivery time for a 20ft shipping container in Essex?

After payment clearance, we aim to deliver your container to Essex within ten days.