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IRVING PLACE CONTAINER TOWNHOUSE

IRVING PLACE CONTAINER TOWNHOUSE

Greetings Brooklyn! πŸ™‚ On a tree-lined street in Clinton Hill, Brooklyn, a former carriage house from the 1930s is now a colorful modern home that boasts bright orange shipping containers.

KIN KIN CONTAINER HOUSE

KIN KIN CONTAINER HOUSE

Greetings from Australia! πŸ™‚ 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

G-POD “DWELL” CONTAINER HOME

G-POD “DWELL” CONTAINER HOME

Greetings from China! πŸ™‚

G-POD DWELL CONTAINER HOME

Building upon their lineage of easily deployable structures made from shipping containers, the Hong Kong and Australia based business G-pod has developed the self-sufficient and transportable home β€˜Dwell’. The pod employs a (more…)

TRANSFORMABLE CONTAINER SMART HOUSE

TRANSFORMABLE CONTAINER SMART HOUSE

Greetings from China! πŸ™‚ Developed by Zhang Hao’ao from Shanghai Huadu Architecture and Planning Design (HDD), the β€˜transformable smart home’ is just one step towards a huge renovation of the current housing conditions in china. The project is

SUSTAINER CONTAINER HOME

SUSTAINER CONTAINER HOME

Greetings from The Netherlands! πŸ™‚ This modern container home conversion has been carried out by a new company based in the outskirts of Amsterdam. Called Sustainer Home, the company consists of a group of like-minded individuals who have pooled

SCANDIC CONTAINER HOTEL ROOM TO GO

SCANDIC CONTAINER HOTEL ROOM TO GO

Greetings from Sweden! πŸ™‚

SCANDIC CONTAINER HOTEL ROOM TO GO

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 β€œScandic To Go” that can be delivered to any location throughout the Nordic region.

 

SCANDIC CONTAINER HOTEL ROOM TO GO

 

SCANDIC CONTAINER HOTEL ROOM TO GO

 

They currently have two units dedicated to Scandic To Go. The units consist of shipping containers that have been transformed into cozy living spaces. Being shipping containers, they have small floor area of just 193 square feet (18 square meters).

 

SCANDIC CONTAINER HOTEL ROOM TO GO

 

Despite their size, they’ve managed to incorporate quite a lot into the small space, including two bedrooms, a living area and a bathroom. There’s also the essential tea/coffee station as well as wifi and air conditioning. The interiors have been kitted out in plush dΓ©cor, making it a comfortable home away from home.

 

SCANDIC CONTAINER HOTEL ROOM TO GO

 

The bathroom is equipped with a full shower, toilet, sink, toiletries and soft bathrobes. The finish looks to be quite dark with different shades of blue found throughout. The dark finish is combated by the large patio doors found in both of the bedroom.

 

SCANDIC CONTAINER HOTEL ROOM TO GO

 

SCANDIC CONTAINER HOTEL ROOM TO GO

 

On the outside, there’s a substantial decking area allowing you to fully enjoy your chosen surroundings. It’s an interesting concept that’s similar to travelling hotels.

 

So what do you think? Would you stay here? πŸ™‚

 

 

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BAYSIDE MARINA HOTEL

BAYSIDE MARINA HOTEL

Greetings from Japan! πŸ™‚ At first glance, it’s easy to mistake the elegant white structures that make up the Bayside Marina Hotel for shipping containers – and that’s exactly what the architects intended! Yasutaka Yoshimura Architects based the components of

BUNNY LANE SHIPPING CONTAINER HOUSE

BUNNY LANE SHIPPING CONTAINER HOUSE

Greetings from New Jersey! πŸ™‚ We’re big fans of architect Adam Kalkin for his quirky and fun home designs, such as this popular home in Maine! Now we’ve just spotted another fun Adam Kalkin masterpiece called Bunny Lane. A house within another, bigger

8747 SHIPPING CONTAINER HOUSE

8747 SHIPPING CONTAINER HOUSE

Greetings from Missouri! πŸ™‚

8747 SHIPPING CONTAINER HOUSE

I have to be honest with you, I spent hours reading Marti’s blog. I spent so much time googling to find every bit of information on this shipping container house, and when I stumbled onto her blog… It was like a treasure trove! I (more…)

ECO SHIPPING CONTAINER VILLAGE

ECO SHIPPING CONTAINER VILLAGE

Greetings from Portugal! πŸ™‚ 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 […]