Shipping container stacks are becoming an urban nightmare. Tens of thousands of unwanted containers piling up around the world because it often costs more to ship an empty container back to its port of origin than the container’s worth.
This gallery will show you what imagination and effort can achieve in recycling shipping containers. Maybe you’ll be inspired to build your own container home in the future.
Which of these container homes would you like to live in?
- 1 TexasTainer
- 2 The Containers of Hope
- 3 CrossBox
- 4 Coromandel Container
- 5 Three Containers + Imagination = Ample Space
- 6 Casa El Tiamblo
- 7 Colour has its turn – Public housing in Madrid
- 8 Container Living in Atlanta, Georgia
- 9 Contained Desires
- 10 Tony’s Farm
- 11 Mobile Dwelling Unit
- 12 Liray Container Home
- 13 At home in ‘The Hamptons’
- 14 Zigloo Domestique
- 15 Extraordinary Container Hybrid Homes – Q and A’s
- 16 Made in China – at home in Kansas City
- 17 Cancer Centre Amsterdam
- 18 Caterpillar House
- 19 A Home Built From Two Shipping Containers
- 20 31 Container Home in Brisbane
- 21 When silos meet containers!