shipping container modifications

American Portable Storage (APS) owns and operates two state-of-the-art modification facilities, one in the Oakland metropolitan area and one within minutes of the Port of Los Angeles in Long Beach, CA. Each facility has been built and equipped to customize and repair containers of all sizes and configurations.


As shipping containers were designed to be nearly airtight and prevent the flow of air across cargo, interior air temperatures can sometimes be up to 25 degrees higher than exterior temperatures. In humid climates, storage containers can build up moisture… Continue Reading Ventilation

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Paneling, Insulation, and Flooring

As the temperature inside a shipping container can vary drastically from the external temperature, many customers choose to add interior paneling and insulation to their units.

To improve temperature control, APS can add fiberglass insulation and polystyrene foam paneling.

APS can add plywood paneling, which improves usability and aesthetics. Other paneling options are extensive and include FRP (Fiberglass Reinforced Panels), polystyrene foam paneling (which acts as insulation and paneling), marine-grade plywood, which safeguards against water damage, and many other paneling options.
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Our state-of-the-art modification facilities in Oakland and Long Beach are fully equipped to refurbish, repair, and paint shipping containers to any specification. We offer stock colors, beige and gray. Because the stock colors are so, well, beige and grey, APS… Continue Reading Paint

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Purchasing and delivery are easy with locations throughout California.

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Southern California
2400 E Pacific Coast Hwy
Wilmington, CA 90744
(562) 742-3466

Northern California
850 92nd Ave #5
Oakland CA 94603
(510) 777-8333

Adelanto, CA
17401 Adelanto Rd
Adelanto, CA 92301
(760) 530-0900

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