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THE NEST SHIPPING CONTAINER HOME

THE NEST SHIPPING CONTAINER HOME

Greetings from Missouri! 🙂 Students at the Missouri University of Science and Technology refurbished three disused shipping containers to build a house that proves zero-net homes can be affordable and reliable. The Nest Home was inspired by the shape of

TOP 7 FAVORITE SHIPPING CONTAINER HOMES

TOP 7 FAVORITE SHIPPING CONTAINER HOMES

Greetings from DBHQ! 🙂 Today is a special post in honor of my birthday 🙂 I recently did a poll on Dwell Boxes’ Instagram asking if you wanted me to write some “Top or Best” type of posts. The response from Dwell Boxes’ 16.4k followers was […]

SUGARLOAF CONTAINER CABIN

SUGARLOAF CONTAINER CABIN

Greetings from Colorado! 🙂 This 1600 sq. ft. residence with a detached garage sits high above Sugarloaf Mountain Rd in Boulder, CO. The house uses a total of three shipping containers containing a pair of bedrooms, the kitchen, and 1 3/4 baths, which sandwich a […]

ANTI PATIO SHIPPING CONTAINER HOME

ANTI PATIO SHIPPING CONTAINER HOME

Greetings from The Ukraine! 🙂 Welcome to this beautiful single-family house from the company Drozdov & Partners. This 1,400 square foot, two story, contemporary home is located in Kharkov, the second-largest city in Ukraine. The terraced plot of land on which the house is located […]

LOW COST CONTAINER HOUSE

LOW COST CONTAINER HOUSE

Greetings from South Korea! 🙂 From the architect. This was the second “Low Cost House Series” project, sponsored by Korea Child Fund to improve a living environment for low-income families. The house was situated in a small rural village of Jangheung town in southeastern province […]

DESIGNBOOM CONTAINER SUMMER RESIDENCE

DESIGNBOOM CONTAINER SUMMER RESIDENCE

Greetings from Italy! 🙂 For some time Designboom has been planning to transfer our office during  the summertime months from the bustling city of Milan to the sea sides of Sardinia (Sardegna), an island off the western coast of Italy. After all these years of […]

LAKE POWELL PADDLEBOARDS AND KAYAKS

LAKE POWELL PADDLEBOARDS AND KAYAKS

Greetings from Arizona! 🙂 Situated on the west side of Page AZ, Lake Powell Paddleboards container structure spans approximately 960 square feet. They built their shop out of recycled shipping containers. As stated on their site, they personally drove to Long

CONTAINHOTEL

CONTAINHOTEL

Greetings from The Czech Republic! 🙂 Artikul Architects have designed this small boutique hotel named ContainHotel (because it’s made from shipping containers), in Treboutice, Czech Republic. Designed to be easily movable, the seasonal hotel had its first location on

THE CCASA HOSTEL

THE CCASA HOSTEL

Greetings from Vietnam! 🙂 Brightly painted shipping containers are stacked one on top of the other to house bunk beds at this hostel in Nha Trang, which also features aerial bridges and giant communal hammocks. The Ccasa Hostel was designed by local

FLYING BOX SHIPPING CONTAINER HOUSE

FLYING BOX SHIPPING CONTAINER HOUSE

Greetings from France! 🙂 Architect Josué Gillet used shipping containers to construct this prefabricated house in France, which features an asymmetric facade and a rooftop terrace. The Flying Box house was devised by Gillet’s studio 2A Design for a small plot in the French village […]

TIN CAN SHIPPING CONTAINER CABIN

TIN CAN SHIPPING CONTAINER CABIN

Greetings from Wisconsin! 🙂 Stepping into the Tin Can Cabin is like exploring the coziest shipping container cabin you’ve ever been inside. Only 480 square feet (45 sq. m) in size, the cabin still manages to feel airy, welcoming and open enough for one to […]

CAN HOUSE l SHIPPING CONTAINER HOME

CAN HOUSE l SHIPPING CONTAINER HOME

Greetings from New Zealand! 🙂 Today’s shipping container home tour is taking us all the way to New Zealand again! Welcome to the Can House, owned by the lucky Kimberly Andrews and James Innes. Located in Day’s Bay, Wellington, this building features a