Monthly Archive:: February 2015

Delivering and Siting Your Shipping Containers

Posted By: February 27, 2015 In How To

Getting your containers delivered on site is one of the most exciting parts of building your own container home; 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,

How To Purchase Your Shipping Containers

Posted By: February 20, 2015 In How To

So you want to build a shipping container home but are uncertain which containers you need and also where and how to buy them? Today we are going to take a look through the entire process starting at identifying the containers you will need, then looking at how to

How Do I Keep My Shipping Container Home Warm?

Posted By: February 13, 2015 In How To

Last week we covered what you can do to keep your shipping container home cool during the summer, so it only makes sense this week to address the other half of the equation; how to heat your shipping container home during the winter. Although shipping container homes are seriously

Where Should I Convert My Shipping Container Home?

Posted By: February 11, 2015 In Guides

Once you’ve made your big decision to actually build a shipping container home, the next thing to address is… where are you actually going to convert your shipping containers? When it comes to the where, you have three choices. Firstly, you can convert your shipping containers on your new

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 hot… just like any other home. What can you do about this? Well you could always just install air-conditioning, but we are trying to keep