Container House / Guides

Shipping container home
Architecture and plan design

Are shipping container houses environmentally friendly?

...container house is strong, but so is a solid wood-framed house . There is a common association between container houses and green roofs, partly due to the fact ...

Urban Farm Unit - Aquaponics, Hydroponics, Pisciculture and Urban Farming
Food production

Growing food in urban cores with the Urban Farm Unit

...container base topped by a greenhouse extension, both of which house an aquaponic farm within. With traditional aquaculture, effluents accumulate in the water...

DIY cork flooring pros, cons & installation guide with video
Flooring and stairs

Cork flooring installation - the eco-friendly flooring choice, with "how to" video

...house, the LEED V4 Platinum Wakefield House with solar air heated floors. And For more DIY Green Home Building Videos suscribe to our YouTube channel to see the...

An attic with 'insulating paint' which doesn't insulate
Insulation and soundproofing

Does 'insulating paint' work?

...container houses and tiny houses as well. People living in homes without proper insulation or the money to undertake a proper retrofit can also fall victim to t...

Mobile tiny house
Tiny house

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

...houses inevitably include. But the question remains whether or not Tiny Houses are a good solution to climate change and housing. Tiny House living is a housi...