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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 […]

LA ADUANA SHIPPING CONTAINER APARTMENTS

LA ADUANA SHIPPING CONTAINER APARTMENTS

Greetings from Mexico! 🙂 Three dozen shipping containers find a safe port in a modern apartment building in Mexico. In León, Mexico, Adrián López Menduett sought to create an architecturally adventurous apartment building. After he bought a parcel in the Piletas neighborhood, the city made […]

YARRA VALLEY SHIPPING CONTAINER HOME

YARRA VALLEY SHIPPING CONTAINER HOME

Greetings from Australia! 🙂 A bespoke luxury home built from eight shipping containers located in the foothills of the Toolangi State Forest in the picturesque Yarra Valley. At just an hour from Melbourne, it is the perfect spot for a weekend away with friends, a […]

SEA CONTAINER HOUSING DC

SEA CONTAINER HOUSING DC

Greetings from Washington! 🙂 Talk about reduce, reuse, recycle. A recently completed residential apartment building in Brookland is made completely out of shipping containers stacked together. This is the first residential project of its kind for D.C. The project was designed by DC-based architect Travis […]

THE BOX OFFICE

THE BOX OFFICE

Greetings from Rhode Island! 🙂 Back in 2009 we were stoked to see plans for the Box Office, a building of 12 offices built from 32 shipping containers in Providence, Rhode Island. Now that it’s complete, we’re excited to revisit the project and see new […]

THE LODGE AT BIG LAKE CONTAINER HOTEL

THE LODGE AT BIG LAKE CONTAINER HOTEL

Greetings from Texas! 🙂 If you follow us on Instagram, you knew this post was coming! Fort Worth entrepreneurs Dick Varnell and Malcolm Fleet came up with the idea of having a hotel made out of shipping containers for the transient oil field workers. This […]

BITHCIN SHIPPING CONTAINER HOUSE

BITHCIN SHIPPING CONTAINER HOUSE

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 […]

SECOND VOYAGE CONTAINER HOME

SECOND VOYAGE CONTAINER HOME

Greetings from France! 🙂 Fun fact about me? I speak French fluently 🙂 Which is probably the reasonfinding a shipping container home in France always excites me. I found this home on Designboom, which linked the designers of the home showcased on their blog. And […]

ELMA CONTAINER CABIN

ELMA CONTAINER CABIN

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

CONTAINED TINY CONTAINER HOTEL ROOM

CONTAINED TINY CONTAINER HOTEL ROOM

Greetings from Australia! 🙂 Australian-based firm Contained specializes in transforming vessels that originally hauled heavy cargo all over the world into well-designed lodgings. These 20-foot shipping containers are repurposed into stunning luxurious hotel

KIN KIN CONTAINER HOUSE

KIN KIN CONTAINER HOUSE

Greetings from Australia! 🙂 We have often wondered whether shipping container housing makes sense. But this one, the Kin Kin Container House, certainly does. The shipping container, which was on the property when Troy Walker bought it, provides the

SCANDIC CONTAINER HOTEL ROOM TO GO

SCANDIC CONTAINER HOTEL ROOM TO GO

Greetings from Sweden! 🙂 The Swedish hotelier, Scandic Hotels, has been providing a rather unique experience for its customers over the course of the last two years. They’ve been operating a mobile hotel called “Scandic To Go” that can be delivered to any location throughout […]