July 23, 2021 john 24 14530 15:18

Edward takes us on a tour of his large shipping container home, which he built for his family. The home is made of 11 shipping containers, and he designed it in a way that it feels much larger than it actually is! He, his wife, and two teen daughters have been living in this home…

THE BEST space saving Tiny House Bed I’ve seen!

July 12, 2021 john 17 1981 02:26

Here’s a little clip from an upcoming full tour on a great Rhode Island area Shipping Container tiny home that was built and designed by Cam (Camerson) Chafee. This little house is big on both style, AND space efficiency- particularly with its ingenious bed- one that can be raised and lowered on a track with…

Stunning 20ft SHIPPING CONTAINER HOME w/ So Many Surprises!

June 25, 2021 john 25 15658 10:35

Cam designed and built an incredible container home. This Tiny House has an elevator bed, rolling cabinet which reveals the shower, and the entire thing spans a stream! I love how creative Cam got with this container home build. You can really tell he has a talent for design, and that he is trying to…

Modern 40 ft SHIPPING CONTAINER HOME w/ Gorgeous Interior

November 6, 2020 john 20 28698 11:26

VIDEO DESCRIPTION: Courtney and Riley designed and built their home from an up-cycled 40 ft shipping container. The interior has a modern minimalist design. ————– CREDITS ————— PRODUCER: Jenna Kausal EDITORS / VIDEOGRAPHERS: Dallen Detamore Jennifer Gonzalez MUSIC: OPENING MONTAGE DRONE SHOT: Jonathan Benabed Additional Photography Provided by or with Permission of Home Owner

Shipping container motel honors 2nd life of salvage

October 17, 2020 john 20 29417 19:23

On a former ranch in Round Top, Texas (population: 91), Flophouze hotel is made of six converted shipping container cabins and one container pool. Built and run by Recycling the Past- the architectural salvage yard next door-, the former cargo boxes have been outfitted with recovered items like windows and cabinets from a school, railroad…

Container home brings high-end functions to tiny prefab market

August 29, 2020 john 21 41234 15:48

Concerned about the California housing market, friends Nate Garnero & Doug Burdge decided to make a high-end, prefab container home at a fraction of the cost of alternatives. They came with Buhaus, a high-end, custom-finished container home. In the past couple of decades shipping containers have been injected into architecture as a cheap, available resource…

3-story container townhouse shines in street art vibrant alley

June 7, 2020 john 20 11580 32:48

When Carl Cassell started his restaurant in Toronto’s Queen West, land was affordable; now it’s not, so when he and his wife Ana Silva wanted to move into the neighborhood, they decided to build on top of their eatery, using shipping containers as a way to prefab it offsite and avoid shutting down the business…

Cantilevered containers become popup housing for NYC creators

May 24, 2020 john 24 65504 13:33

New York City rents are unattainable for most artists, but at one marina in Queens, stacked shipping containers provide instant access to livework spaces. Eight intermodal containers stacked two high serve as work spaces for artists making surfboards, blowing glass and crafting jewelry. The containers are cantilevered to provide patio space for the upstairs units.…

On designing a stackable, bioclimatic shipping container home

March 4, 2019 john 19 53340 13:17

Motivated by her love of mobile homes and bioclimatic design, as well as the surplus of shipping containers at Athens Port Piraeus, Nastazia Spyropoulou created a passive solar container home that is topped by a living roof and has little need of traditional heating/cooling. Her prototype Cocoon Module is made from a used (though good…

40ft Shipping Containers Transformed Into Amazing Off-Grid Family Home

June 3, 2018 john 20 69560 14:50

This amazing small home has been built using two 40ft high cube shipping containers, slightly of-set from one another to create a stunning, off-the-grid family home. Feeling inspired to downsize after watching tiny home and small house design videos online, this couple decided to take the plunge into designing and building a shipping container home…