Richard Thorman

5 Added | 1 Magazine | 3 Likes | @dikyboy252014 | Keep up with Richard Thorman on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Richard Thorman”

How to Plan, Design and Build your own House out of Cargo Containers

Easy to understand, practical, hands on advice and coaching for the Shipping Container Home Owner Builder guaranteed to save you time, money and …

Shipping container is converted into a comfy bunkie

Designers can come up with all kinds of great ideas, but in the end, they are all bound by rules and regulations. In much of Ontario's cottage …

Larry used recycled shipping containers to build for himself a self-sustainable, off-the-grid cabin, which he named Taj MaLodge. He wanted the cabin to be more than just a vacation home, though, so he equipped it with all the comforts needed for a longer stay of a year or more. The finished cabin measures 640 square feet, and was built by welding together two 40 foot by 16 foot used shipping containers. The energy needed to power his finished home comes from sunlight, and Larry build an innovative solar panel using cans for the purpose. - http://bit.ly/1nijLwZ

The 2013 Shipping Container News: Our 15 favorite boxes

Whether or not one believes that shipping container architecture makes any sense, particularly when architects cut them up so that there is almost …