An increasing trend in recent years is private conversion of shipping containers - DIY ‘containertecture’, as it is known on many social networks. Shipping containers around the world have been converted into sheds, summer houses and garages.
Demand for containers like this in the UK is driven in a large part ... Read More
Over the past 3 weeks, over 11,000 athletes from 207 different countries have competed in what has been one of the best Olympic Games in recent memory. Along with inspiring us to get up and active, the Olympics got us thinking about how our storage containers would fare against ... Read More
While planning a home renovation could be some people’s dream, the process of actually renovating a property can be more of a nightmare. Home renovations are among the most stressful things you can do, especially if you’re undertaking a particularly large renovation project.
For this reason, it is vitally important you ... Read More
Meet Harry, a 17 year old Career Ready student, who joined the marketing team this summer.
Career Ready, are a UK wide charity that links employers with schools and colleges, to open up the world of work to young people. Mobile Mini offered Harry, a six-week internship over the holidays.
Here ... Read More
When building in areas with a high building density, a number of problems can arise due to the limited space. Step in our storage containers and accommodation units, that can help to solve some of these problems.
Building on a Gantry
Limited space on the ground can be a big problem when ... Read More
Did you know the average life expectancy of a Mobile Mini storage container is 30 years? Throughout their 30 years they travel over oceans and continents to fulfil countless different storage needs. In this infographic, we take a look at an average life cycle for one of our containers, from ... Read More
Every successful business at some point will have to face the inevitable decision: what do you do when either your office needs renovation or you need to move into a new space?
The upheaval for a business is every bit as dramatic as it is for the ... Read More
Popular Indie festival Kendal Calling is right around the corner; and for the thousands of music fans in attendance, storage containers and accommodation units will become a familiar sight, with festivals having many uses for both.
Founded in 2006, Kendal Calling has grown from a two-day, 900 capacity event ... Read More
Regardless of whether we personally favoured “remain” or “leave”, many of us will have felt a sense of shock as we woke up to the news on 24th June. The enormity of the decision only struck home to many on that morning, all the more so as it was largely ... Read More
Our Middlesbrough branch recently helped local school Chandlers Ridge Academy create more space for learning by providing a much-needed storage container to house school equipment while renovations take place.
During work at the school to convert further classroom space, ... Read More