FAQ

What if I don’t know exactly what I want?

We have experienced staff who are able to advise you on all aspects and types of storage options available. Our team will ask what you need, what your budget is, whether you need modifications/accessories and we can also recommend delivery options.

What size shipping containers are available?

3m (10′) 6m (20′) 12m (40′). However we can modify all our units should a specific size be required.

How secure are JS Containers shipping containers?

All our containers pass through our specialised workshops, we’ll ensure they are weatherproof, vermin proof and clean. We can also supply a padlock protection device “Lockbox” for added security if needed.

What delivery options do I have?

JS Containers has experience in a variety of container delivery methods. Most commonly we use tilt-tray trucks, side loaders or crane/hoist truck. Please ask our experienced staff or click “here” if you need further information about delivery of your storage container. You are also welcome to arrange your own transport, just let our team know the date and we’ll insure your shipping container is ready to go.

How quickly can I have my container delivered?

Whether it’s a container hire or container sale, our staff will arrange for the container to be delivered as promptly as possible – often within 24 to 48 hours. Our staff will take all your contact details and liaise with our transport companies as well as the onsite contact to ensure your delivery is hassle free.

How do I pay for my hire container?

When hiring a shipping container we require a hire agreement to be signed. We also charge a month’s rental in advance plus all transport costs prior to delivery. This can be done by direct debit, cheque, cash and Visa or MasterCard. We then invoice monthly in arrears.

How do I pay if I purchase a shipping container?

JS Container Hire & Sales can accept payments, via direct debit, cheque, cash and Visa or MasterCard.

Can you offer modifications to your containers?

Yes, JS Containers specialise in modifications including dangerous goods containers or one off projects, call us for no obligation quotation.

Do you offer self pack furniture removals?

Yes, we offer this service to customers who chose to self pack their own storage container and thus taking advantage of significant savings on interstate removal costs. We arrange delivery to your premises, you pack and we’ll collect and arrange delivery to your destination.

Do I need council approval?

Generally there are very few issues with councils. It is recommended, however, you check before buying a shipping container or arranging a hire container in case any special regulations apply.

What is the temperature range of the refrigerated shipping containers?

Refrigerated shipping containers have a temperature range from – 25° to + 25° Celsius.

What power supply is needed to run the refrigerated Shipping Container?

Our refrigerated shipping containers are available with 3 phase (415V) or single phase (240V) power.

Are you well priced?

We know we are keenly priced in the market place, but we pride ourselves on the other important things that make a business successful.

Service – At JS Containers we have built a business on being fair and reasonable and providing good service along with the right advice.

Quality – We pride our self on offering our clients containers and solutions that not only work but work well and stand the test of time.