Shipping Containers

Custom Staircase to Rooftop of Shipping Container Tiny House!

This is a custom staircase that leads you to the rooftop of this shipping container tiny house by Custom Container Living LLC out of Archie, …

Tiny House Movement

New retail building planned for Brookland

Originally, the plan was to construct residences on the land<p>In September 2014, local architecture firm Travis Price Architects constructed Washington, D.C.’s first shipping container housing development, located in Brookland. Since then, Price has attempted to create additional shipping …

Shipping Containers for Cass Corridor Food Hall Start Stacking Up

Detroit Shipping Company is finally starting to take shape on Peterboro Street<p>Cass Corridor’s hotly anticipated shipping container food hall and events space <b>Detroit Shipping Company</b> is beginning to take shape on Peterboro Street. Partners and vendors slated to occupy the venue gathered at the site …

Detroit

Shipping Container Home Living In Washington State Ski Town

<i>“We just wanted to downsize. I wanted to simplify my life.”</i>If there is such thing as a plug and play ski home it might be in the form of a converted …

You can buy a $36,000 tiny house from Amazon — but you probably shouldn’t

• <b>Amazon has started delivering shipping container "tiny" homes that include a bedroom, shower, toilet, kitchenette, and sink.</b>• <b><br>A home costs $36,000 with a flat shipping rate of $3754.49 and is delivered 4-6 weeks later.</b>• <b><br>The alternate choice of housing poses potential legal and sustainability issues.</b><p>The …

Tiny House Movement

Why The Shipping Container Home Movement Is Getting So Big

Does it seem strange that you can order your very own tiny house on Amazon just like you can order your groceries or a pair of wireless headphones? If history shows us anything, the pre-fab house being sold direct-to-consumer is not a new, outlandish idea.<p>Just look at the Sears Roebuck catalogs of …

Amazing

In Times Square, a Shipping Container Connects New Yorkers to the World

Culture

Two-Tree House

A prefabricated residence built of a recycled shipping container with integrated two trees. The house is constructed among mature Jerusalem pine trees. Two of the trees have grown in the exact place where the house was to be located. The site was tight, and this led to the decision to integrate the …

Design

Can’t afford housing? You could move into a shipping container

OAKLAND — When entrepreneur Luke Iseman looks at the massive stacks of red, blue and gray shipping containers that loom over the Port of Oakland, he …

Housing

How to feed a hungry city

How does Toronto's garden grow? With fish farms, rooftop planters and vegetable patches all in a row. The city has become a leader in urban agriculture, but there's worry public awareness is lagging as new projects struggle to take root<p>"Do you want to feed the fish?" Not an everyday question inside …

Farming

Jöro, Sheffield: ‘Some dishes are merely extremely good, others are downright extraordinary’ – restaurant review

Our waiter seems to know as much about every dish as if he’d cooked it himself. Maybe he has: it’s a dinky operation<p>I am not one to complain, but lunch in a shipping container on the Sheffield bypass isn’t exactly how I imagined this gig. Even the taxi driver hasn’t heard of Jöro and, after trying …

Restaurants

Gallery of Arkitema Architects Designs 30 Shipping Container Apartments in Roskilde, Denmark - 1

Image 1 of 5 from gallery of Arkitema Architects Designs 30 Shipping Container Apartments in Roskilde, Denmark. Courtesy of Arkitema Architets

Denmark

You Can Now Buy a Shipping-Container Tiny House from Amazon (But Should You?)

The conversion of shipping containers to living spaces is not a new concept—but being able to purchase them online and have them delivered by …

Amazon

43 Modern and Cheap Shipping Container Homes to Consider

In recent times, the growing environmental concerns have lead to a spurt in demand for shipping container homes. Now, you might be wondering how …

Smart shipping container offers power grid resilience with ‘self healing’ capability

Electrical grid complexity has increased immensely. Recently, weather damage and intermittent renewable energy production have increased the dynamics that must be managed in a large power grid. In order to address that, the Dutch company Alfen is currently field testing their new ‘cellular smart …

Electrical Grid

40ft Tiny House Built Using a ‘Disguised’ Shipping Container!

This is a 40ft tiny house that’s actually a shipping container even though it doesn’t look like it! The 380 square foot house is built by Custom …

Tiny House Movement

Is this the 'cheap' solution to Nairobi's housing crisis?

<b>Shipping containers are being given a new lease of life as homes in Africa.</b><p>The metal structures are being turned into 'affordable' accommodation in Nairobi.<p>The firm behind the project claim it could help solve the city's housing crisis.<p>Video journalist : Mark Sedgwick

Housing

New Dubai motorcycle hangout Möto is more Easy Rider than easy-does-it

Far from the <i>Sons of Anarchy</i> clichés, motorcycling in the UAE is mostly a somewhat more civil pursuit, chiefly revolving around leisure excursions on …

Motorcycles

Shipping containers to house the homeless in Cardiff

<b>Plans are being drawn up to transform shipping containers into temporary accommodation for people facing homelessness in Cardiff.</b><p>Cardiff council wants to site eight units in the grounds of Greenfarm Hostel in Ely after receiving Welsh Government funding for its pilot project.<p>It follows a similar …

News (Wales)

Space4 Is A Shipping Container-Turned-Mobile Gallery That Will Bring Art To All Eight Wards

fullscreen<p>continue<p>view fullscreen<p>close<p>One of Washington's most interesting new art spaces doesn't have a permanent home, and that's by design.<p>Last …

Washington D.C.

Sleek Shipping Container Home Looking for a Place to Put Down Roots

You can ship anything these days. Letters, baskets of cookies, a properly addressed potato, and even homes. If you've always dreamed of being extra …

Microsoft created treehouse campus to boost its employees’ creativity and focus within the nature

<b>Giant American multinational tech company Microsoft has created a plenty of tree houses to increase its employees' creativity and focus within the</b> …

Microsoft

This gorgeous shipping container ski resort is tucked into a Georgian mountainside

Skiers whooshing past this picturesque ski resort may want to slow down to take in its stunning beauty. Located in the Caucasus mountain range in …

Amazing

Pre-Fabricated Shipping Container Home

You can now buy a home on Amazon! These extremely affordable pre-fabricated shipping container homes offer all the comforts of a stationary home like …

Shopping

Tiny Shipping Container House

Price: $36,000 | BuyEver imagine living large in a tiny shipping container home? Find out with this 320 sf abode. The certified new container comes …

Tiny House Movement

You can now order a shipping container tiny house on Amazon

<b>This fully-finished (and furnished) 320-square foot tiny container home is connection-ready for water, sewer, and electric.</b><p>It was only a matter of …

Sustainability

You Can Buy Shipping Container 'Tiny Homes' On Amazon

Shipping containers have recently found a new and potentially world-changing purpose. Given that they are simple, can be built to human proportion, …

Amazon

10+ Tiny Houses That Are Dream Homes You Can Buy on Amazon

We all know you can find almost anything on Amazon, but did you know that includes a house? A dive into the online shopping giant shows that they actually have a fairly wide range of kits and prefabricated tiny homes for sale. What could be better than getting the tiny house of your dreams with …

Tiny House Movement

Cargo is getting a new addition and it's great news for meat lovers

It already has a number of restaurants, bars and shops but the Cargo shipping container park at Wapping Wharf is just about to get better with the …

Amazon Can Ship You An Entire New House, And It's Probably Cheaper Than You Think

As Amazon has continued to grow as a retailer where you can get just about everything, the company has raised eyebrows with some of its bigger-ticket …

Amazon Prime