Shipping Container / Guides

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

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

...shipping containers Good or Bad as homes - and for the Environment?" Like many great ideas, the re-use of shipping containers for housing makes complete sense...

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

Beautiful shipping container homes - Tiny Houses in warm climates

...shipping 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 ha...

building with recycled shipping pallets
Recycled and Reclaimed Materials

Building with recycled shipping pallets

...shipping pallets as a garden element is a natural progression for b sq. Design Studio. They made their mobile design office from a standard 8’ x 20’ Shipping co...

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

Growing food in urban cores with the Urban Farm Unit

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

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

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

...shipping container. Cork flooring is hypoallergenic, warm underfoot, makes controlling dust & dustmites easy and if you choose the right cork flooring tiles and...

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

...shipping container homes for inspiration instead.) Le Refuge - Design, practicality, energy-performance & affordability in one home This modular modern desi...

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

...shipping container homes for inspiration instead.) Le Refuge - design, practicality, energy-performance & affordability in one home This modular modern desi...

A Tiny House with a Greenhouse - Yes it's Possible!

Tiny House with attached and mobile greenhouse - good or bad idea?

...Container houses - Are shipping container houses environmentally friendly? How to build a green house in a cold climate Growing food in small spaces...

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)

...Shipping collisions with whales can be minimized by changing routes - A Maersk ship found this whale near Rotterdam Maersk is the largest container shippi...

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

The S1600 - affordable modern prefab eco homes for families

...shipping container homes good or bad? Find more about green home construction in the EcoHome Green Building Guide or to learn more about the benefits of a...