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Overcoming a Lack of Worksite Storage

Posted by SiteBox Storage Sales & Marketing on July 2, 2020 at 6:15 PM

Regardless of your industry, a must for any worksite is plenty of storage space. Since worksites are filled with necessary, yet expensive tools and materials, theft is a major concern for many construction sites. There are many ways you can help prevent job site theft, but a key factor is using secure storage options at your job site.

Work efficiency is another major concern when there is not enough storage for keeping all the necessary tools and materials on site. Therefore, having the right worksite storage solutions will not only improve work efficiency but also help reduce theft. This list will help you overcome a lack of worksite storage on your next job. 

Portable Worksite Storage Solutions

Portable storage containers are a great way to overcome a lack of worksite storage. Also known as container storage, portable storage containers can provide temporary or permanent storage solutions that best fit your needs. Container storage is available in a variety of size options to accommodate all types of worksites. The easy mobility and long-lasting durability make portable storage containers an ideal solution for construction sites. And the ability to secure a container keeps tools and materials safe from theft when workers leave for the day.

It's important to find a company to provide this easily accessible type of storage that can work within your needs, and has a reliable system of delivery that won't upset your workflow. 

Advantages of Using Portable Storage Containers 

  • On-site Access
  • High-Security Locking Systems
  • Weather and Pest Proof
  • Options for Adding Shelving or Pipe Racks
  • Optional Wall Divider: This allows separation of storage within the same container. 
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Convenient Portable Storage Solutions in the Combat Against COVID-19

Posted by Carreen Gibbons on April 15, 2020 at 5:15 PM

Right now, essential businesses are learning to do business in ways they never dreamt they'd have to. And other businesses have been put on hold indefinitely. 

As part of the RedGuard family, SiteBox has been providing workplace storage and mobile office space since 1998. In 2005, we started focusing on safe space, after a refinery accident necessitated the birth of the blast-resistant building industry. We championed that cause, and now you could say that, as a company, we are the leaders in providing a variety of workplace safe spaces. 

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Avoid Construction Theft: Securing Your Site

Posted by SiteBox Storage Sales & Marketing on January 31, 2020 at 3:21 PM

Consider these real examples of construction site theft:

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Storage Container Rental Makes Sense During Restaurant Remodels

Posted by SiteBox Storage Sales & Marketing on January 27, 2020 at 4:29 PM

Typically, restaurants are renovated in intervals to stay up-to-date and relevant to customers. (It could be every five years, ten years, it depends on the restaurant.) Remodels can be disruptive to business and may even shut you down for some time, adding to the stress and difficulty of the process.

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Eight Things That Affect The Cost Of Buying Portable Storage Units

Posted by SiteBox Storage Sales & Marketing on December 27, 2019 at 10:24 AM

Routines are the great two-edged swords of life. On one hand, falling into positive routines can lead to better health and financial success. On the other hand, routines can trap you into a pattern with no progress.

Renting equipment is a great option when appropriate, but this can easily fall into the routine where you end up paying as much as, or more than the equipment would've cost. If you have been repeatedly renting portable storage units for your business, it may be time to look into a purchase. This article explores some of the considerations to make while you're googling, "How much does it cost to buy a portable storage container?". 

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Portable Storage is Affordable - Alternatives May Not Be

Posted by SiteBox Storage Sales & Marketing on November 27, 2019 at 10:55 AM

For many businesses, the biggest part of hunkering down for the winter means shifting inventory and operations. Clothing stores need to break out the coats and wool suits from on site storage containers. Department stores put away the patio furniture and start advertising comforters and blankets. Construction companies begin the dance of scheduling tasks based on the expected temperatures.

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Seven Facts About Mobile Offices

Posted by SiteBox Storage Sales & Marketing on October 31, 2019 at 11:47 AM

By now most business owners have at least heard of portable offices. Companies in the construction, renovation, and mobile sales industries frequently use them. But many people either have outdated notions or outright misunderstandings about the actual product.

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Using Portable Storage to Prepare for Uncertainty

Posted by Carreen Gibbons on July 29, 2019 at 11:50 AM

It happens to everyone. You can research, plan, and prepare, but surprises still occur. How you deal with those surprises can be the difference between failure and success. 

Most businesses know the basics of preparation. We use alarms and cameras to prevent product theft. Individuals and organizations need insurance to cover structural damage from fires and storms. Managers use safety and emergency training to help employees make wise decisions. In this time of uncertainty, is there more you can do?

Here are some ways you can use portable storage to protect against unforeseen situations:

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How To Prep an Area for Portable Storage

Posted by Carreen Gibbons on July 18, 2019 at 9:43 AM

It happens to everyone. Sometimes you are trying to fit another box in the basement. Other times you are deciding where to place the new baby crib. Sooner or later pretty much everyone needs more room.

For those in the retail or construction businesses, it may happen even more often. Construction sites need mobile offices to conduct onsite business. They may need a storage container to organize and store tools after a shift. Clothing stores may utilize the same time of portable container storage as a place to store seasonal items that won't be popular for a few months.

Those familiar with storage container rental or buying may know the routine. The rest of us might need a little help. Below are a few tips to consider before you search for a Conex box for sale or rent.

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5 Ways a Retail Business Can Benefit from Portable Storage

Posted by Carreen Gibbons on June 25, 2019 at 3:23 PM

Retail businesses are closing across the country. Within the first four months of 2019, the number of retail store closures exceeded the number that closed in all of 2018, according to Coresight Research. Does that mean that in 2019, the retail industry is not as strong as it was in 2018?

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