Monthly Archive:: July 2015

Which Climates Are Suitable For Shipping Container Homes?

Posted By: July 29, 2015 In Guides

Since we’ve started Container Home Plans, we’ve received emails from people all around the world. One of the most popular questions we receive is: which climates are suitable for a shipping container home? Most people, rightly so, think about their local climate before deciding whether to build a shipping

How Much Does It Cost To Transport A Shipping Container?

Posted By: July 22, 2015 In Guides

So you’ve purchased your shipping containers and you need to get them transported to your plot of land so you can start converting them into your new home. In some situations getting your containers delivered can be very expensive, however if you’ve purchasing your containers locally you can save

The Cheapest 5 Shipping Container Homes Ever Built

Posted By: July 15, 2015 In Featured

With US house prices back on the climb and many people being unable to afford rent, it’s no wonder that countless people are now starting to look for a cheaper, more affordable way to build their own home. I think it’s one of the main reasons why the ‘Tiny

How Are Shipping Containers Made?

Posted By: July 9, 2015 In Featured

We see shipping containers everywhere now- they’re being used as homes, swimming pools and coffee stores. With this, it’s very easy to forget where shipping containers came from, and what their original purpose was/still is! We have already discussed the 20 ways shipping containers changed the world and also

Introducing the Shipping Container Home Plans Package

Posted By: July 1, 2015 In Featured

It’s been nearly half a year since we launched our first guide here at Container Home Plans. Since then we’ve had lots of emails from people saying that they loved the guide (How to Build a Shipping Container Home: The Complete Guide) but need floor plans to go with