Different methods for attaching timber to a shipping container
Attaching timber to a shipping container creates the opportunity to build other structures on or around your container such as stairs, handrails or even a roof deck using just woodworking tools and without having to make a single hole in your container. In this blog we show you different methods of attaching timber to your shipping container whilst leaving your shipping container completely undamaged.
Shipping container bar conversion
In this new series we wanted to show you how some of our customers have been using Domino Clamps and our Bolt-Ons for their projects. Mike Abbs, a resident of Bella Vista recently used Domino Clamps to attach timber framing and cladding to a shipping container when constructing a beer garden in Blowing Springs Park.
How to clad a shipping container
In a previous blog we explained how to prepare a shipping container for cladding, in this How-To we show you a process of cladding your container step by step. Adding cladding to a shipping container has many benefits including providing insulation, soundproofing and of course making them more aesthetically pleasing.
How to prep a shipping container for cladding
Whatever material you choose to cover your shipping container with is not going to attach to the container directly; you will first need to build a frame on the sides of the shipping container and add strips of material such as timber batten at regular intervals for you to attach your cladding to. So let's look at three techniques for creating a frame for fixing cladding to using Domino Clamps, so that the container remains undamaged and the cladding can be removed.