Containers for Sale & Hire


Cargo Containers for sale & hire in Plymouth

At Acorn Containers, we proudly supply top-quality export containers to our valued Plymouth clients. Our experts understand that the quality of our containers is of utmost importance to our customers. That's why we meticulously inspect every container to ensure it is secure, watertight, and of the highest standard. Our dedicated team offers flexible rental options for those who prefer to rent rather than purchase export containers.

This makes our services indispensable to businesses in Plymouth as we tailor our solutions to meet their specific needs. Choose Acorn Containers for reliable and high-quality export containers in Plymouth.

Containers available for Plymouth

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Freight containers for rent in Plymouth

Are you considering renting a container instead of buying one? At Acorn Containers, we offer a variety of containers for rent. We understand the importance of providing high-quality freight containers at an affordable price. Our team will guide you through the rental process, clearly explaining all costs of renting a container in Plymouth. We strive to make our containers easily accessible to the people of Plymouth while maintaining excellent standards and offering cost-effective solutions. Our Acorn Team is here to help you find the best options for renting containers in Plymouth.


Modified shipping containers services available in Plymouth

If you require top-quality modified shipping containers for use by the general public in Plymouth, look no further. Our modified shipping containers are of the highest standard, and with their extensive knowledge, Acorn container experts will guide you in choosing the best options for your needs.

Shipping containers can be modified in various ways, such as adding insulation, ventilation, windows, doors, and electrical systems. They can also be customised for specific purposes like offices, workshops, or storage facilities. Our experts can help you find the perfect solution by understanding your requirements.

To get started, 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.


FAQs about using shipping containers in Plymouth


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

The hiring price of a container in Plymouth varies based on its size and condition. As prices change weekly, we do not list them here. However, you can use our quote form to let us know your container requirements in Plymouth, and we will respond promptly with a price that includes transport costs.

Is it better to buy or rent a 20ft container in Plymouth?

Buying or renting a 20ft container in Plymouth depends on your storage needs. If you require a temporary storage solution, renting a container is better. However, if you know you need a container in Plymouth for an extended period, buying outright is usually more cost-effective.

How long can I expect my shipping container to last in Plymouth's weather conditions?

All our shipping containers delivered to Plymouth are painted with special maritime paint, making them durable and able to withstand Plymouth's weather conditions for years to come.

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

In general, local authorities in Plymouth consider storage containers as temporary structures. However, it's always best to check with your local authority in Plymouth if you have any concerns.

How will you transport my shipping container to my property in Plymouth?

We arrange all our deliveries to Plymouth with vehicle-mounted cranes (hiab). Our friendly driver will place the container where you need it at your property in Plymouth.

What is the delivery time for a 20ft shipping container to Plymouth?

Once payment has cleared, we aim to deliver your container to Plymouth within five days.