6 Shipping Containers

GBO CARGO CONTAINER HOME

GBO CARGO CONTAINER HOME

Greetings from San Diego! 🙂 Two entrepreneurs, who have spent their careers fixing up old houses for resale, have constructed their first home out of six shipping containers. Matt Jakstis, 28, and Jonathan Sanders, 31, said the idea behind the two-story home

LETTUCE HOUSE SHIPPING CONTAINER CENTER

LETTUCE HOUSE SHIPPING CONTAINER CENTER

Greetings from China! 🙂 Completed in 2014, this shipping container home in China looks so awesome! Made out of 6 shipping containers, the architect built a research center and community center all in one. The pictures are magnificent! I’m already packing

NYC 1ST SHIPPING CONTAINER HOME

NYC 1ST SHIPPING CONTAINER HOME

Greetings from New York City! 🙂 There’s plenty of cool shipping container architecture that’s popped up around the city in recent years, from a retrofitted carriage house to the home of a radio station. But the title of first (legal) home built entirely of recycled […]

SHIPPING CONTAINER COMPLEX IN SCOTLAND

Greetings from Scotland! 🙂     Perhaps one of the most unique shipping container homes that I have found thus far has to be this one! Taking a different approach, Urban Space Management was commissioned to design an entire complex of rentable shipping container residences

SIX OAKS SHIPPING CONTAINER RESIDENCE

Greetings from California! 🙂 When most people consider having a weekend house, they certainly don’t think about a shipping container home. I know I think of a little apartment in Paris! Not this family, home owners Connie DeWitt and Kam Kasravi wanted to create the […]

MOJAVE DESERT SHIPPING CONTAINER HOME

Greetings from California! 🙂 Coming to you all the way from just outside Joshua Tree, California; I present to you the first shipping container home in the Mojave Desert.  Known as The Tim Palen Studio at Shadow Mountain, this hybrid house is the prototype of […]

SIX-UNIT SHIPPING CONTAINER HOME

Greetings from Arizona! 🙂   This is a perfect example of a dwell box! Here is a two year, student- designer project that displays just how creative you can be with shipping container homes. Located in Flagstaff, Arizona, this collaboration from Ecosa Design Studio resulted in such […]