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The floor merge

Merging Two Shipping Containers

Placing two shipping containers side by side is a very common thing to do when building with boxes 8ft wide. When building a home involving two units side by side you must remember two things. One, you must seal the two units properly to prevent any water leaks, and two, the foundation must be perfectly level. During the installation, after the first unit is in place you will need several

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Shipping Container Home Inside

Model Home Completed

Shipping Container Model Home Completed. If you live in Costa Rica you can call us to schedule an appointment for a walk through. For Sale:  $24,000 Here are the following photos on the 40ft x 8ft wide x 9.6ft High. Click on the photo to enlarge.

$6900 Container Home.

WHAT?…….A Container home for $9900?

WHAT? ……A Container home for $9900?….   The 20ft cabin:   Pre-sale $6900       The following information is what is included in this home. Standard Features: Electricity throughout the unit.  Un-Finished Bathroom(No ceramic) with all incoming and outgoing water connections. One kitchenette with all incoming and outgoing water connections. Sanded down re-finished wooden

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Container Hotel in Nosara, Costa Rica

How “GREEN” are shipping containers.

Ecologically Friendly Container home construction In this age of global warming, brought on in part by deforestation and indiscriminant reduction of plant life that can absorb greenhouse gases, we at Shipping container homes have adopted the policy of constructing new homes using as much recycled and recyclable materials whenever possible. We have been developing relationships with some of

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Emergency Shelter Container Homes

Emergency shelter homes

These ISO shipping containers are both hurricane and earth quake proof, based on their design, and their seaworthiness. They can withstand 100mph winds unanchored and 145 winds anchored. These homes can be used now as emergency shelter and then converted into homes and offices later. These containers can also be stacked upon each other.  

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Products for Container Home Construction

Glass, Glass and more Glass!

Creating a home out of a used rusty steel box requires a lot of work. If you cut out to much of the metal then you weaken the structural integrity. So the key is to not cut the corner posts, and re-support any large panel cutouts. This is what we will discuss today. It is

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