Monthly Archives: December, 2015

  1. A Cozy Home in New Orleans

    Tucked into a long, narrow lot in the Carrollton neighborhood of New Orleans, not far from where the mighty Mississippi bends, is a sight you don’t expect to see among the shotguns, cottages,…

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  2. Flagstaff Container Home

    This 2,000-square-foot home is made from six recycled shipping containers. Located in beautiful historic Flagstaff, this two-story dwelling has a capacious atrium-style living-dining room, two bedrooms, two baths, two studio/offices, full kitchen, greenhouse,…

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  3. A Temporary shelter for the homeless

    The ‘Cargotecture’ idea to house the homeless on cold winter nights. The portable unit has basic accommodations, heat and water and can be moved at a moment’s notice. Read more at: http://www.cvhousing.ca/a-new-idea-for-helping-the-homeless-in-campbell-river/

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  4. 10 Shipping Container Offices

    The shipping container offices you’d love to work in: See more at: http://www.containerhomeplans.org/2015/03/top-10-shipping-container-offices/

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  5. Check Out Our New Giant #ContainerCrew Gear!

    Just in time for the holidays, we decided to cook up some custom Giant gear for our hardworking container crew. Those toques arrived in the mail earlier this week and are perfect to…

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  6. Ireland Container Family Shelter

    Ireland’s first shipping container home will provide much-needed shelter to a family in need this Christmas. The container, which was donated to the Society of Saint Vincent de Paul (SVP), a charity that…

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  7. Japanese Cargotecture

    We’re huge fans of Japanese architecture and this demonstration of simplicity and space saving is very evident in these shipping container builds from Japan. Check them out! http://www.mitsubai.com/tokyo/detail/tk008203.html

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  8. Pop Brixton’s Container Market

    “What makes Pop markedly different from Boxpark is that the space is filled with 85% of businesses local to Brixton, with a strong focus on community involvement and local job provision.” See more…

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  9. Southern California Container Home

    In Southern California, architect Chris Bittner of OBR Architecture collaborated with his clients to create a compact dwelling that combines their fascination with shipping containers and love of the outdoors. See more at:…

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  10. HGTV All-Stars Shipping Container Home

    On the latest episode of HGTV Design Star All-Stars, the remaining contestants designed a container home. The small interior dimensions of these containers (less than 7′ x 20′) meant that the designers had…

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