Monthly Archive:: February 2015

Delivering and Siting Your Shipping Containers

Posted By: February 27, 2015 In How To

Getting your containers delivered onsite is one of the most exciting parts of constructing your own container building. This is especially true if you purchased your containers from overseas and haven’t seen them yet. On the day your containers are delivered there are numerous tasks which need completing. This

How To Purchase Your Shipping Containers

Posted By: February 20, 2015 In How To

You may have decided to construct a shipping container building but are uncertain about the next step.  To help you settle on which containers you need and also where and how to buy them, we will explore the whole process. Types of Containers There are a variety of choices

How Do I Keep My Shipping Container Home Warm?

Posted By: February 13, 2015 In How To

You may have seen a previous post about strategies to keep ykeep your shipping container building cool during the summer. Now we will look at how to heat your shipping container building during the winter. Although shipping container buildings are seriously awesome, they aren’t magical. During the winter, just like

Where Should I Convert My Shipping Container Home?

Posted By: February 11, 2015 In Guides

Where are you actually going to convert your shipping containers? You have three choices. Onsite conversion – Convert your shipping containers on your land Offsite conversion – Convert at a fabricating workshop. Contracted conversion – Pay someone else to convert your containers. Convert Your Shipping Containers Onsite The best

How Do I Keep My Container Home Cool?

Posted By: February 5, 2015 In How To

If you are fortunate enough to live in a warm climate then during the summer months you may find your shipping container home gets a little too warm, just like any other home. What can you do about this? You could always just install air conditioning. But we have