A blog showcasing beautiful shipping container homes from around the world!

California

43RD ST RESIDENCE + BUILDING LAB OFFICE

43RD ST RESIDENCE + BUILDING LAB OFFICE

Greetings from Oakland! πŸ™‚ 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

40′ MODERN SHIPPING CONTAINER HOME

40′ MODERN SHIPPING CONTAINER HOME

Greetings from Sacramento! πŸ™‚ If you’re in the market for a new house, this recently completed container home might be worth your while. Dexterously created by TAYNR, a shipping container home builder based in Sacramento, CA, the cozy one-bedroom

RANCH HOUSE PORT CONTAINER HOME

RANCH HOUSE PORT CONTAINER HOME

Greetings from California! πŸ™‚ It only takes two container pods to turn your traditional ranch into a sustainable powerhouse. Just ask Californian company House Port, whose flagship design is a ‘popup ranch’ fit for those practical souls typically attracted to tiny

BOUCHER GRYGIER SHIPPING CONTAINER HOUSE

BOUCHER GRYGIER SHIPPING CONTAINER HOUSE

Greetings from California! πŸ™‚ If we hadn’t told you this was a shipping container house, would you have known? Β With a contemporary classic style, regular-looking facade and huge light-filled windows, this lovely home in Richmond, California, designed by Leger Wanaselja Architects, is a great example […]

HIGHTREE SHIPPING CONTAINER HOUSE

HIGHTREE SHIPPING CONTAINER HOUSE

Greetings from Santa Monica! πŸ™‚ Now this shipping container house is stunning! Over the years, architectural firm Jendretzki has been involved in various projects in the US and around the world. Their work is inspired by a desire to combine the personal with

ATHERTON SHIPPING CONTAINER RESIDENCE

ATHERTON SHIPPING CONTAINER RESIDENCE

Greetings from California! πŸ™‚ Magic is bound to happen when you combine two sustainable architectural powerhouses. Such is the case with the elegant modular home we’re visiting today. In collaboration with Studio 101 Designs and construction company Blazer Industries, Michelle Kaufmann Studio sought to create […]

MCCONKEY SHIPPING CONTAINER RESIDENCE

MCCONKEY SHIPPING CONTAINER RESIDENCE

Greetings from San Diego! πŸ™‚ Credited with being one of the first container homes in San Diego, this 800 square foot home was created from three shipping containers for Mike and Shawn McConkey from Obrarchitecture. The open-concept home is environmentally friendly, and even uses flame-retardant […]

CROYDON LANE RESIDENCE

Greetings from California! πŸ™‚ Happy Holidays from us at Dwell Boxes! πŸ™‚ Our usual schedule here is we post Monday- Saturday at 10:00am CST, but it wouldn’t be Christmas if we didn’t give you an extra house to fall in love with! πŸ™‚

REDONDO BEACH SHIPPING CONTAINER HOUSE

Greetings from Southern California! πŸ™‚     California seems like THE place to be if you want to have a shipping container home! This is the fourth shipping container home that I have showcased from California. Wow! Just like the first three, this one is […]

SIX OAKS SHIPPING CONTAINER RESIDENCE

Greetings from California! πŸ™‚ 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 […]