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Shipping Container Tiny Houses

A Look Inside the History & Workings of Alternative Tiny Homes 5

Built his first Tiny House for $13k

Tony used all his savings to buy a shipping container back in 2017. He had zero construction experience but was sure it’d take him about 3 months to convert the container into a home. Instead, he worked extra and then spent his weekends — for 9 months — seeing his plan come to fruition. In [...]

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Retired with Financial Freedom in Her Shipping Container Tiny Home

After suffering sexual assault, Sally found herself feeling unsafe in her three-bedroom home. She would need to check closets and bedrooms to make sure they were clear. But now that she’s downsized into a tiny container home, she feels at peace in her surroundings filled with artwork. Her home has all she needs and with [...]

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Her Shipping Container Tiny House with a Gym

Emily was inspired by what she read in magazines about living off-grid on her own raw land and reducing her carbon footprint. She ended up buying a shipping container before she even purchased land in Maine to put it on. Thankfully it all worked out and she found her perfect spot. For the past decade, [...]

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Shipping Container Tiny Home Built Like a Cabin

Meet the “Trekkershus,” an awesome shippping container turned vacation property. It sits in the PlatzProjekt, an experimental village in Hannover, Germany. During your stay you’ll be surrounded by other unique, alternative buildings and architectural concepts. This container home houses the bedroom and office space (with speedy internet) indoors, while the eating and kitchen space are [...]

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The Blue Beetle Shipping Container Tiny House in Marble Falls, Texas

This is the Blue Beetle shipping container tiny house in Marble Falls, Texas. It’s located right next to this tiny, modern A-frame cabin. This little cabin was built out of a repurposed shipping container, and it even has a rooftop deck. What do you think? Don’t miss other container homes like this, join our Free [...]

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128-sq.-ft. Container Home by Kountry Containers

In general, most container homes we feature seem to be in that 40-foot range, but here’s a micro tiny for you! At just 128 square feet, Kountry Containers had to get creative to fit everything. They made great use of the flat top of the container, adding a porch with a safety railing where one [...]

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They Built Two Backyard Container Homes for Their Teens!

Matt and Linda used to live across the street from each other because they couldn’t find a spot large enough for their blended family. But when they found a fixer-upper with a huge backyard they saw the potential! That’s when they decided to put twin tiny homes, built by Alternative Living Spaces, in their backyard [...]