Greetings from Mexico! 🙂 Isn’t that name wonderful? Ha! 🙂 Today we check out this unique lodging in a one of a kindhouse built with two 20ft shipping containers. This house combines industrial, modern and alternative architecture joined with a traditional Mexican palapa roof. The […]
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Greetings from Washington! 🙂 This is so exciting! Never in a million years would I think that this little shipping container home blog would generate so much interest, let alone get submissions from actual shipping container home owners for me to feature
Greetings from Austria! 🙂 This modern, clean-cut home is constructed from a repurposed shipping container, and while I love that shipping containers are being used for homes, this one (at least from the outside) seems like a rather cosy pad.
Greetings from Texas! 🙂 A bit of reshaping can go a long way! As their family grew in size, the owners of this container home in San Marcos, Texas, decided they needed an upgrade. With the help of A.Gruppo Architects, the house was given an […]
Greetings from Portugal! 🙂 Whilst it may not look like it, this property was built out of shipping containers! The project, dubbed Eco Village by the designers, is set in the region of Viana do Alentejo in Portugal. The project was a collaborative effort by […]
Greetings from Georgia! 🙂 Georgian architect Dachi Papuashvili has developed a concept for a cross-shaped micro home built from shipping containers that would provide a compact residence for a member of the church. Papuashvili, who is based in Tbilisi,
Greetings from Portugal! 🙂 A company in Portugal called “Friday,” have designed Floatwing, a houseboat that can be shipped all over the world in two standard shipping containers. A romantic gateway for two or a mobile house in the middle of a lake for the
Greetings from Argentina! 🙂 Shipping container homes are no longer news. Lots of architects and clients are inspired to build their new structures after realizing all the advantages they offer although they do require special planning and care.
Greetings from Washington! 🙂 Conventional wisdom tells us that good things take time. If you ever felt like your container home dream will never materialize, today’s story is guaranteed to reignite your passion.
Greetings from Oakland! 🙂 Stephen Shoup founded his award-winning design/build firm, Building Lab, with a strong, sustainable vision in mind. A qualified Green Point Rater and Adviser himself, the architect teamed up with like-minded, similarly
Greetings from The United Kingdom! 🙂 A nifty touch-up can really uplift a shipping container home! UK-based architecture and interior design firm Fiftypointeight was tasked with reviving a modular 1960s deck-house. The humble abode in question resides in
Greetings from France! 🙂 Only 25 minutes from Paris, this lovely, idyllic home, made from two shipping containers, is located at Saintry-sur-Seine. Tucked away and surrounded by natural beauty that includes a scenic pond, garden, gazebo, and plenty of