Shipping Container Homes

Shipping Container Home Designs and Plans for Your Container Project

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I’ve been receiving a ton of requests for information about floor plans, container specs, renderings, container sales, etc… so I’ve decided to start a section on the Big Boom Blog dedicated to building spaces with Shipping Containers. As I create and find valuable information that pertains to the ins and outs of building with shipping containers, I’ll be posting it here…. actually the container posts will go here.

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A nice collection of shipping container homes from across the globe.

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An Interview with Adam Kalkin – “Father of Container Homes”

Kalkin is considered by many to be the “father” of shipping container homes. In my eyes, he pushes the creativity in the design more than anyone else. His website has a full portfolio of his concepts and creations:

Shipping Container Design Plans

One of my recent container home designs

Close Up Container Measurements

Shipping Container Home Posting Archive