How To Archive

How to Build Your Shipping Container Home the Right Way

Posted By: October 19, 2016 In How To

Shipping container homes have really taken off in popularity over the last few years. From tiny container homes to large 5 bedroom homes it’s truly encouraging to see their progression. With this, there has been a rise in the number of people offering advice on how to build container

Should You Remove The Plywood Floors In Your Shipping Containers?

Posted By: October 4, 2016 In How To

When converting shipping containers into a home, one of the easiest ways to save money is to keep the container’s original flooring. But is this safe? It’s a question I get asked through email at least several times a week. “Should I remove the floor in my shipping containers?” The

How To Plan Your Shipping Container Home

Posted By: November 18, 2015 In How To

In today’s blog we are going to look at exactly how to plan the build of your new shipping container home. As you already know, planning is the most important part of any project, and shipping container homes are no different. Have you ever heard the famous expression: “If you

Space Saving Ideas for Your Shipping Container Home

Posted By: May 5, 2015 In How To

Shipping container homes can be as big or small as you’d like to make them. Remember, how big Todd Miller’s Graceville Container home was? 6000 square foot! However not all shipping container homes are this big. Last week we featured Brenda Kelly’s tiny shipping container home which was made

15 Ways To Make Your Shipping Container Home More Eco-Friendly

Posted By: April 30, 2015 In How To

So we already know that using shipping containers to build homes with is environmentally friendly. And in the recent survey which we published we found that the two most common reasons people want to live in a container home is because they are affordable and eco-friendly- more about that