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
A blog showcasing beautiful shipping container homes from around the world!
Greetings from Italy! 🙂 The first HomeBoxes are experimental objects for construction: They use materials and construction methods which are not typical and almost all components are prototypes. The HomeBox is designed as a movable home with different location and usage possibilities. A vertically positioned […]
Greetings from Sri Lanka! 🙂 Photographer Logan MacDougall Pope has sent the people at Dezeen his images of this lakeside retreat in Sri Lanka made using a stray shipping container and timber from weapon boxes.
Greetings from Mississippi! 🙂 Builder Daniel Sokol sent the people at Jetson Green an email to share what he’s doing with steel shipping containers for a New Hampshire-based company called LEED Containers. He can convert a 20-foot unit into a small, comfortable
Greetings from Houston! 🙂 With only 360 square feet of living space, the Uber 360 started life as a 45-foot shipping container. Though the home is small, it features many surprising features, including a decadent jacuzzi tub, 12-foot sliding glass doors, and a
Greetings from Florida! 🙂 This 20-foot container home has been produced by a company based in Jacksonville, Florida, called SW Living Spaces. They’re a small company of three people, none of which have a background in design, but they do have
Greetings from China! 🙂 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 ‘Dwell’. The pod employs a
Greetings from The Netherlands! 🙂 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
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 […]
Greetings from Japan! 🙂 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
Greetings from Portugal! 🙂 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 […]
Greetings from West Texas! 🙂 “I don’t like the Hamptons because you hear the same gossip and have the same conversations as in New York,” said Roger Black, 60, squinting into the midday sun at Cinco Camp, his West Texas vacation home made of recycled