Environmentally Friendly to the Last Detail

Environmentally Friendly to the Last Detail

Building with ISBUs is as simple as the concept children are being taught: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle. It’s the same as taking your cans and bottles to the local recycling center. Surplus shipping containers cause the same problems that any other over-abundant waste causes- only giant. Think about the comparison of throwing a tin can in a landfill and throwing a...

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Simple, Smart & Affordable

Simple, Smart & Affordable

The design process becomes as fun as playing with Legos. The difficulties of design and architecture are taken out of the equation and you can spend less time worrying about how things will fit together, because the containers are already made to do just that. You also don’t have to worry about certain code technicalities because ISBUs easily meet and even...

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Container Homes in London

Container Homes in London

This video of the London based Container City was among the first influences that I had in my Shipping Container Home exploration. Container City is one of the most recognizable Shipping Container projects around the world. Rightfully so, this magnificent structure has some of the most interesting design elements that can be found on a project of this size...

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Why Sustainable Matters

Why Sustainable Matters

Building with shipping containers also opens up a whole new world of technology that leaves less of an impact on the earth’s limited resources and makes it even less expensive for you. Using “Smart” home design, you can monitor all the energy and water consumption that your home is using at any given time using a computer or a smart-phone. This way you can see...

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