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LGI Transport, LLC Offers Tips for Purchasing a Shipping Container

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Updated 9:55 AM CDT, Wed, September 04,2019

Pittstown, NJ -- (SBWIRE) -- 09/04/2019 -- As the leading provider of metal storage containers for sale, LGI Transport, LLC boasts years of professional experience in the shipping industry. The business provides shipping and storage containers to a variety of individuals and companies across the USA, sourcing their products from manufacturers and international shipping services. Now, the organization is advising on things to consider before purchasing a shipping container.

Before making a buying decision, the team at LGI Transport, LLC recommends that buyers define the exact purpose of their purchase. Will the shipping containers be used to transport cargo? As a storage space? Or for living purposes? What size of container best meets the needs of the project at hand? Size must be considered before any costly mistakes are made.

Next, LGI Transport, LLC advises on deciding whether to buy refurbished, used, or new shipping containers. Every option has its advantages and disadvantages. New models cost more but are often cleaner and problem-free. Used models could have some damage, but can be up to 50% cheaper than newer containers. If a project requires pristine conditions, then buying a new container is always recommended.

Finally, before finalizing a purchase, all working mechanisms on a shipping container should be inspected. These include locks, doors, hinges, roofs, gasket seals, and lower sidewall. Over time, all of these components can acquire of damage, whether they have been in motion or stationary. Therefore, potential buyers should prioritize ensuring that all of these areas are in good working order.

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About LGI Transport, LLC
LGI Transport, LLC is a distributor of shipping and storage containers based in New Jersey. The bulk of their business is done in New Jersey and surrounding areas, but they ship and do business nationwide. LGI Transport, LLC sources its containers straight from the leading manufacturers and charges low wholesale prices for all customers.

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