DropBox Inc. Presents 5 Shipping Container Homes from Around the Web
DropBox Inc. may not (yet) build homes from shipping containers, but we’re amazed by some of the residential creations we’ve seen online. In this week’s Shipping Container Mods Blog, we'd like to take a look at five of our favorites.
Three generations + fourteen shipping containers = one amazing duplex. The Dowd family may have helped pave the way for future residents of Redondo Beach to be able to build container homes of their own.
Believed to be the first of its kind in the United States, a project at Potter’s Lane in Midway City, California has combined shipping containers to create 15 small studio apartments for veterans facing homelessness.
An in-depth look at how one New York City restauranteur turned a corner lot and 18 shipping containers into a functional and fascinating home for his family of four.
Shipping containers as homes are discussed in this New York Times article, which includes a slide show of container homes which range from fundamental to fancy.
In Newport, Wales, United Kingdom there’s a project in the works to help combat homelessness by providing shipping container housing. This article talks about “Amazing Grace Spaces” which is a charitable organization seeking to help people facing eviction, mortgage repossession, relationship breakdowns or those unable to find affordable housing.
We hope you enjoyed reading these stories as much as we did. While we don’t yet build container homes, we do build LOTS of other things, so feel free to take a look around the DropBox, Inc. website at some of our capabilities and CONTACT US HERE for a quote if there’s something we can build for you. You can also give us a call at 740.532.7822.