DeMaria Design and Logical Homes built a multi-container home on the beach in Redondo Beach, California in The house is extremely elegant in style and contains eight shipping containers in its construction -- one of them serving as the swimming pool.
Jeff Wardell lowers the riveted aluminum Murphy bed, custom-made by furniture designer Pat Carson, in the guest room. See the rest of his shipping container home in San Francisco here. Photo by: Drew Kelly
Extreme Green Shipping Container Home in Bastrop, Texas. Plenty of the building materials and finishes contain recycled content and other green materials, and the end result is a beautiful contemporary rustic shipping container facade.
Empowerhouse is a powerful model for how to bring sustainable, affordable, community-based housing to inner city neighborhoods, and Habitat for Humanity now knows how to build these uber green homes in a low-cost way.