Create extra space? Portable Buildings and Shipping Containers For Sale and Hire

Shipping Container Conversions

Shipping containers are easily adaptable and can provide a practical and cost effective solution to many storage and accommodation needs.

Shipping container with open doors Shipping container conversions can include the addition of windows, heating, air conditioning, insulation, personnel doors, plumbing and electrics so the container can be transformed for whatever use the customer wants.


Standard containers can be joined together to achieve any width or length. They can also be stacked to provide multi-storied accommodation made accessible via internal or external staircases.

Examples of Container Conversions

Past shipping container conversions include:Red Shipping Container

  • Offices
  • Canteens
  • Accommodation
  • Chemical stores
  • Changing rooms
  • Equipment stores
  • Tack rooms
  • Stables
  • Food preparation areas
  • Club houses
  • Artist studios
  • Workshops

For more examples, please view our container conversion examples.

Container Conversion Specialists

Dainton Portable Buildings has experience of many conversion projects from previous customers' specifications so we are uniquely placed to be able to offer advice on your project.

No two container conversions are exactly the same so prices vary depending on individual requirements and budget.

Please telephone 01626 833875 or contact Dainton Portable Buildings to discuss your container conversion requirements.

Shipping Containers for Sale and Hire
We supply new and used shipping containers for sale across Devon, Cornwall, Somerset, Dorset and Wales and our container stock list can be viewed online. We also have used shipping containers to hire.

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