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Advantages of modular containers: 10 reasons to choose them

sea ​​26, 2023 | Blog

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Advantages containers modular: 10 reasons to choose them

There is a famous Polish proverb: for dancing and praying – people who can be attributed such a trait are highly valued. The same could be said about containers modular: they work in every situation. From mini-apartments to award-winning villas, from small newsstands and coffee shops to two-story ultra-modern restaurants, from local grocery stores to large retail spaces. In recent years, the advantages of modular containers have been appreciated by more and more entrepreneurs as well as private investors. They are universal and at the same time can be easily modified to suit individual expectations, which makes them an ideal solution for those looking for flexible and at the same time economical solutions. 

Reason number 1: Economics

One of the main advantages of modular containers is profitability - the cost of erection building container are incomparably lower than in the traditional case construction. This is influenced by the materials used, as well as labor costs. Modular containers because they are prefabricated, which means that they are entirely manufactured in a factory outside the construction site, and delivered to the investment site as ready-made elements for assembly. As a result, the total cost of their production is lower than that of any other object.

Reason number 2: Quick and easy installation

In the modern world, time is often the most valuable resource - every minute counts. That is why such an important advantage of modular containers is the speed and ease of their assembly. This has a beneficial effect not only on reducing construction costs, but also reduces the costs of lost profits, in the case of an enterprise: due to not operating during the investment period, and for a private person, for example, renting an apartment for a two-year waiting period to build their own flat. 

How does it look in practice? Putting a small house and/ or pavilion commercial from containers is often a matter of a few weeks, and sometimes even days. It often takes the longest to adapt the functional layout of the interior to the needs and expectations of the investor. 

The very process of "building" at the destination is express. When the foundation is prepared (made of prefabricated blocks) and the necessary installations are ready, the buildings container are placed in the indicated place using a crane or HDS, which takes literally several minutes. Of course, in the case of larger buildings made of several or even several dozen containers, it takes longer, but still incomparably shorter than a building made of bricks.

Reason number 3: Minimum formalities

Polish law construction gives many possibilities to use modular containers without the need to obtain a building permit, but only "upon notification", i.e. notification to the appropriate administrative body - usually the starost. buying container the best solution is to use the services of reputable producers who, as experts, will tell you how to implement the investment in accordance with the law with minimal formalities.

Reason number 4: Mobility

The speed, ease and low costs of assembly allow you to move objects from modular containers without any problems when needed. Modular containers are designed to be easily transported. Transporting them from place to place does not require very specialized equipment - a car with HDS is enough.

This is a particularly valuable advantage in the case of seasonal businesses, for example souvenir shops in tourist destinations or containers used in construction projects. Additionally, while pavilion it is not used, does not generate any costs, and its storage can also take place on floors, i.e. less space will be needed for it.

Mobility and ease of transport give containers another advantage. This feature makes them ideal as buildings in natural disaster areas, where they can be quickly deployed to provide shelter, storage or medical assistance.

Reason number 5: Scalability

As you know, in today's world, only change is constant. Therefore, every business must be ready for it. Modular containers are easily scalable, which means that buildings made of them can be easily expanded depending on the needs. Their modular design allows you to add new objects to an existing building. It is a convenient and optimal solution - it gives you the opportunity to increase the usable area at any time, be it a shop, restaurant or offices. Interestingly, the objects can be expanded not only "in width", but also upwards. The construction of good quality containers allows them to be stacked.

Reason number 6: Versatility and universality

The simplicity of the construction and the wide range of modification possibilities of modular containers are just waiting for new, surprising patents for their use. They are extremely versatile and can be used for many applications, including residential, a variety of commercial spaces, offices, warehouses, restaurants, hospitals, hotels… the list is virtually endless. The universal design combined with the unification of sizes gives a wide range of design options for buildings with more or less complex shapes, larger or more compact.

Reason number 7: Easy to set up and personalize

Another advantage of modular containers is the ability to adapt them to the individual needs of the investor. Containers can be equipped with windows, doors and glazing of various sizes. You can easily design a dedicated functional layout of the interior by adding partition walls or attaching further modules. Elements such as external finish, both in terms of color or cladding (e.g. wooden boards), the location of doors and windows, and even the type of roofing are also subject to personalization. All this means that even a simple container can transform into an ultra-modern building that will be an unconventional showcase of the company.

Reason number 8: Durability

Modular containers are extremely durable, because they are designed to withstand harsh conditions and extreme weather conditions during transport at sea. They are also fireproof, which makes them a very safe solution. An important advantage of modular containers is the method of their production. The production of individual container elements takes place in production halls in fully controlled conditions, with the use of professional equipment and in compliance with construction standards. The entire structure is therefore created in an environment with controlled temperature, humidity and no dust. In addition, assembling components such as doors and windows in factory conditions guarantees greater precision and better quality control.

Reason number 9: Low maintenance costs

In addition to the low cost of building the facility, another advantage of modular containers that is worth emphasizing is the economy of maintenance. Utility bills will be significantly lower than for a typical commercial building. Additionally, containers require minimal maintenance, making them a viable option in the long run. They are made of durable materials, so they can be used for many years without the need to incur repair costs.

Reason number 10: Ecology

When listing the advantages of modular containers, the issue of ecology cannot be overlooked. Such constructions are environmentally friendly, because their production generates a minimum amount of waste, and they can also be recycled. In addition, they can be equipped with energy-saving elements, for example solar panels and appropriate insulation, to reduce energy consumption and thus carbon dioxide emissions.

Indisputable advantages of modular containers

In conclusion, modular containers have many advantages over traditional construction methods. They are economical, quick to install, universal, easy to transport, durable, configurable, easy to maintain and ecological. All this makes them a perfect solution for both business and private individuals. 

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