Container Home Design / Guides

Shipping container homes, Good or Bad?
Architecture and plan design

Are shipping container houses environmentally friendly & good or bad to live in?

...container are designed to be airtight. Be very careful with any products being used inside a shipping container home to make certain they are formaldehyde free ...

Shipping Container Homes in a Warm Climate might be a good option
Tiny house

Beautiful shipping container homes - Tiny Houses in warm climates

...container homes go, this looks like a luxury tiny home we would like to try in a warmer climate zone This warm climate shipping container home has a cool ...

Le Refuge - An Architect-Designed Modern Green prefab tiny house kit home
Tiny house

Le Refuge - An Architect-Designed modern Green prefab tiny house kit home

...home build Resilient design features for new home construction Are shipping container homes good or bad? Find more about green home constructi...

The Affordable Architect-Designed Modern Green prefab 2 Bed kit home
Off-grid and Net-Zero Housing

Le Refuge - An Architect-Designed modern Green prefab 2 bed kit home

...home sizes . Small homes take less materials to build than large homes, and they consume less energy to operate. Ergo, smaller homes are ‘greener’ homes. At lea...

Lifestyle and environment

Emergency preparedness guide for homes

...Home Design’ for more information. For more information on home safety and local emergency services visit the Government of Canada’s Get Prepared website . ...

Tips for Urban Gardening and Gardening in Small Spaces
Food production

Grow food at home: 8 great tips for growing food in small spaces

...container garden with color! Container gardens are also extremely space efficient as every ounce of soil in your container will count for fruit and vegetable ...

Affordable Modern Prefab Eco Homes Available - The S1600
Off-grid and Net-Zero Housing

The S1600 - affordable modern prefab eco homes for families

...home Tips for a successful green home build Resilient design features for new home construction Are shipping container homes good or bad? ...

Solar Electricity Generation & Storage with no Batteries, Azelio
Renewable energy

Azelio Solar solutions combine electricity generation & storage without Batteries

...design features for new home construction Find more about green home construction in the Ecohome Green Building Guide pages - Also, learn more about the b...

Disposing of old batteries
Kitchens

Waste management: compost and recycling

...design companies offer sorting containers built right into their counters. You can also opt for a homemade design and convert a vacant space in the kitchen into...

Carbon Offset Schemes - Whale Poop leads Nature's Own Way
Lifestyle and environment

Save the Whale's (Poop) - Save the Planet !! (And $2m per Whale)

...design features for new home construction The original whale-poop podcast that prompted this "punny" article Find more about green home construction...

Mobile tiny house
Tiny house

Is Tiny House living in a cold climate good or bad for the planet?

...design and build their own dream homes. But can you really stick it out in a tiny home? When you build one, do you envision yourself staying in it forever? De...