A Texas Containerist Paradise? Quite Possibly.

I think I may have found a sort of Shangri-La for those of us dreaming of doing anything we want with a piece of property–building what the heck we want…

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Why We Love Container Homes

After running this site and communicating with the VAST numbers of people interested in container home building, I would have to say that besides the out-of-the-box thinking (no pun intended)…

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How’s a Container Mansion in the Woods?

OK, so I have a new favorite container home (till I build mine). I like more of the setting and the artistry than the overall beauty of the home. Either…

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The Versatility of Shipping Containers

There are shipping container modification companies throughout the world. They are busily cutting, grinding and welding away; churning out special order containers suited to meet the needs of their customers….

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Shipping Containers Are Beautiful? For Sure.

Ok, I know, I have been away… The site stagnated for a bit there, but I have to make money like other peeps and have been working on a huge…

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Float This, Folks!

outdoorsman and extreme fisherman (whatever that means). Put a pole in my hand; toss in a stream, river, lake, sea or ocean and I am in heaven. I used to…

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Plans, Drawings, Sketches or Pictures?

The day you walk into your local building department and say: “I want to build a home from shipping containers…” What do you think will happen? For jurisdictions that have…

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DIY Solar and Wind Turbine

Why do I like OtherPower.com? Well, they know nothing about this write-up and I have never introduced myself to them; but I like them because they provide parts and insight…

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Yet Another Fine Getaway, Aussie Style

I guess I am firmly committed to getting away from the city. Every single time I see something like this, I sigh and put myself there. This one begs to…

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