Frequently Asked Questions For Storage Containers
A.B Richards provides the best storage container rentals in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut and Eastern Pennsylvania and in the city of Philadelphia. With our growing number of clients in all growing cities that we cover, we always come across frequently asked questions about renting and leasing storage containers. Many questions that people ask are based on:
If this is your first time renting or leasing a storage container or if you’re a returning customer, the information below will help answer some of the most common questions about renting, managing and maintaining your storage container.
What Condition Are Your Storage Containers in?
A.B. Richards storage containers are in great condition. They are neutral light grey in color and have little to no marks on them. They are regularly maintained and cleaned and have no graffiti or spray paint on them.
Are Your Containers Waterproof or Weatherproof?
Our storage containers are weatherproof with gasket sealed swing doors. Our container will arrive to your house or place of business dry and ready to use.
How Much Space is Need On-site For a Successful Delivery of my Container?
We like about 50ft of space to deliver a 20ft container and a 75-100 ft or more to deliver a 40ft container. Ultimately, we need enough space to deliver the container and have the truck pull out from under it.
How Much Space Do I need For Delivery Of My Container?
We need about 13 and a half feet height wise. If you are renting the storage container for a job site or in an industrial area, make sure that the area is clear of debris or any hazardous material.
Will The Shipping Container Be Level When It Is Delivered?
Our drivers will level out the container to the best of their ability. Some customers provide blocks or railroad ties for the driver. While we don’t provide those items we can certainly level the container out with them if the customer has them at the property. We do our best to accommodate all of our customers.
Can You Move Or Relocate My Container?
We only move empty containers.
Do You Offer Container Installation Like Shelving?
We don’t currently offer shelving.
Do You Offer Repair On Storage Containers?
We do minor repairs on our customers’ rented containers.
Didn’t Find The Answer to Your Question?
If you have any questions about renting or leasing a storage container that you do not see on our Storage Container FAQ page or would like to share some feedback with us contact us here or give us a call at (800) 597-5971.