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7 Myths About Shipping Container Homes Debunked

Posted By: March 22, 2017 In Featured

If you’ve been interested in shipping container homes for any length of time you will have noticed one thing: There is a wealth of information online. This has created several myths about shipping container home construction: They can survive hurricanes; shipping containers can be buried to create bunkers, etc.

Shipping Container Home Contractors: 8 Golden Rules To Save Money

Posted By: February 16, 2017 In Featured

According to the National Association of Home Builders, labor costs typically make up around 20-30% of the total construction budget. With shipping container homes this figure is generally even higher at up to 40%, because with shipping container homes the actual material cost is less. Whilst shipping container homes

Must Read Shipping Container Home Articles of 2016

Posted By: December 20, 2016 In Featured

Welcome to the final article of 2016 for Container Home Plans. It’s been a fantastic year for us here as we’ve helped thousands of shipping container home enthusiasts. In this article we want to look back on 2016 and also look ahead to what’s coming in 2017. 2016 Container

6 Things You Must Know Before Building a Shipping Container Home

Posted By: September 1, 2016 In Featured

We’ve been running this website for several years now to provide you with the most detailed and helpful information on building shipping container homes. Whilst building a new container home is one of the most exciting things you can do, it can also be a difficult thing to do.

Are Shipping Container Homes A Fad?

Posted By: June 30, 2016 In Featured

It’s been over 10 years since the first shipping container home was built in the US, and more than 20 years since the world’s first shipping container home was built. Since then shipping container homes have grown from strength to strength. And this year we are expecting to see