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#11 Green Frame House by Studio Astori De Ponti Associati
This modern home design by Studio Astori De Ponti Associati presents itself as minimalist stylish and even futuristic option. while it does use the conventional structure of a shipping container it communicates with the exterior far more then other designs based on shipping, thus relying more on intelligent interior design to create a pleasant and stylish living space both inside and outside . Through its large windows the interior communicates and transmits the interior image to the exterior , so its transparence helps make up for shortcomings in exterior geometry and texture. A truly smart design indeed !
#12 Prefab Shipping Container Home from Home Contained
However you try , the original look of a container will always be industrial and rugged, and while some may like it , it wont fit anywhere and everywhere and in every context .The prefabricated container homes designed by ‘Home Contained’ tries to create home , but using the cheap structure of a container, adding to this structure not just by changing the color but also by using more elaborate interior textures co cover up the original appearance of the container. This includes numerous other additions such as glass curtains , concrete patios and anything that can be added to alter the image of “life in a shipping container”. Home Contained creates in this way viable alternative for more traditional homes.
#13 Shipping Container Office Space by Lab Inc.
After a coffee shop , we can’t ignore a more traditional use for shipping containers such as offices. The solution is based on the idea of creating a pleasant comfy work place using a cheap structure close to home . This option offers an interesting solution , the design coupling two of the main uses of shipping containers , the office has an ergonomic , minimalistic design that is pleasing and comfortable for the every day work , from 9 to 5 !
#14 Fascinating Shipping Container House in California by Leger Wanaselja Architects
Container homes don’t come in just one floor , this option gives its user not just the first floor , but also the look of normal house . Incorporating two shipping containers , it manages to create a traditional house image , without any difficulty . Using shipping containers and not being able to tell is a great achievement , and this design looks every bit like the house “next door “, but also using a cheap , fast structure that is enduring and durable. Leger Wanaselja Architects created this house by stacking 2 container , one upon the other and then intelligently arranging the interior to create a large living space and comfy bedrooms. Having 1,350 square feet and a two-floor living room , coupled with the solar powered energy this is a very attractive option.
#15 Colorful Cordell Shipping Container House by Numen Development
Architect Christopher Robertson from Numen Development brings another home from a container , that looks and feels both spacious and complete . Through use of various other materials and clever interior design , the classic image of a container home is completely covered . Robertson’s design creates some of the most interesting spaces and images , rivaling those found in a conventional home , with a much more expensive structure. Using 4 containers , 2 40 foot for the living room and bed rooms , another container 20 feet long for the kitchen and the final one as a guest-room , a complete comfortable home for any standards was achieved.