Myths About Shipping Container Homes

26 Jan 18
The concept of shipping container homes seems pretty cut and dry. There really isn’t much to it! However, there are certainly a shipping container home myth or two floating around that ...

How Shipping Containers Can Help during Natural Disasters

21 Nov 17
We’ve certainly proven that shipping containers can do a lot: create housing, swimming pools, restaurants, farms, etc. But what about aiding in natural disaster relief? Apparently, there are several groups using ...

INCREDIBLE Joshua Tree Shipping Container Home!

31 Oct 17
The best part of shipping container homes is seeing the amount of ingenuity and cleverness that comes from their construction. It’s safe to say that no two homes are alike. That ...

Recycled Shipping Containers for Renovation Projects

21 Sep 17
We’ve seen shipping container buildings by themselves before plenty of times. But how about using shipping containers to renovate structures that are already there? In Alameda, CA, one group of designers ...

Texas Residents Are Finding Home in Shipping Containers

21 Sep 17
Matt Mooney, who lives in Texas, has wanted to build a shipping container home for about 25 years now. He studied up on it, thought it over very carefully, and when ...

Food Container: Taco Bell’s New Shipping Container Restaurant

11 Jul 17
How would you like to eat out of a storage container? More and more, we see shipping container buildings popping up left and right. Their usefulness has been proven, but the ...

Shipping Architecture: Get to Know the Work of Wes James and Brian Stark

6 Jul 17
A shipping container building is impressive in many ways. It shows what we can do with shipping containers after they are no longer being used. The way we can repurpose them ...

Most Popular Uses for Modified Shipping Containers

14 Jun 17
In the past couple years, we’ve seen modified shipping containers be used for more than just storing goods. People have discovered that you can use a shipping container as an office ...

Homeless Relief: Could Creating Container Homes Help with Homelessness

6 Jun 17
Homeless aid is getting cities to think about creative ways to quickly help those in need. Cities are looking for ways to build affordable housing and reduce the homelessness rate. Shipping ...

Home, Everlasting: How to Extend the Lifespan of a Shipping Container Home

24 May 17
You finished building your new shipping container home, and you’re ready to move in. It’s exciting that you built your home from a shipping container, and it came out just the ...