Amazing buildings made of shipping containers.
Economical and environmentally friendly construction todayIt can be called the main trend in housing construction. That is why the huge popularity recently acquired as a building material shipping containers. Which of them can be built, you can see in our review.
The neat guest house, made from ordinary 40-foot container.
The container was painted in blue color, there are two sections were cut, into which were inserted the large windows and sliding doors.
Inside the house lined with wood paneling. The interior of the house is fairly simple because of the limited space.
2. House of containers Adam Kalkin
Huge house built entirely of container.
The house has several levels. Inside the main building there is a smaller individual components, which look like independent houses.
The house has a bedroom, bathroom, living room and kitchen.
3. House of the colored containers by Marcio Kogan
House in height in two sea containers from the Brazilian architect Marcio Kogan.
Despite the limited height, the house has turned out quite roomy. The widest part of the house is a spacious living room. The house is equipped with an intelligent system of sliding doors and ecosystem.
4. Starbucks Coffee
The original design of the well-known coffee shop Starbucks, built out of shipping containers.
The compact building houses not only the coffee machine, but there is also a small work area for employees.
5. Residential building by Patrick Partouche
Spacious two-storey house built of 8 for transportation containers.
The house is very bright thanks to the huge glass windows that can close doors of containers, if necessary, perform the functions of reliable shutters.
Inside the house looks modern and stylish thanks to the art and furniture in the hi-tech style.
The original spiral staircase ismetallic spiral created by a modern, ergonomic design. On the second floor are implemented interesting solutions of metal stairs and ladders.
6. A small house of Benjamin Garcia Saxe
Cheap house 1,000 square feet, built of two sea containers.
Large windows and a bright interior home without frills makes it spacious and comfortable for living or vacation.
7. "Casa El Tyamblo" from the company «Infiniski»
Residential building in the province of Avila, Spain, built with 4-ex 40 foot containers.
Although not a presentable appearance, inside the house has excellent modern interior.
The second floor has a bedroom with stylish wooden finish walls.
8. House for Mojave Desert
Residential building with a unique design, built of 6 containers.
This project has an original design that combines indoor and outdoor space.
The house has a living room, one bedroom and one bathroom.
9. Modern house in Causey
Residential building, 2600 square feet of space, built of 5 shipping containers.
The house has a roof with greenery, geothermal heating and high-tech insulation system that makes the stay as comfortable as possible.
10. Krossboks from «CG Architectes»
The unique modular eco-house out of old shipping containers.
A two-storey house built of 4 ex-containers. On the ground floor there is a spacious living room and kitchen, while the second - three comfortable bedrooms.
The interior, designed in bright colors to create the impression of a large interior space.
11. Garden house
A small two-storey house, consisting of two containers. The advantages of this house is that it has a very low price, in addition, he quickly installed and easily moved.
The interior mainly used wooden elements. The house has minimal facilities for temporary accommodation.
12. Restaurant by Jean Nouvel
Amazing architectural masterpiece, built from converted shipping containers, surrounded by glazed wooden skeleton.
Container restaurant in minimalist style can accommodate 120 people.
13. Mall in London
The world's first shopping center built entirely from shipping containers.
The complex consists of a 61-container. Center area is divided into individual shops, which is unusual for the design of the shopping center.
14. Hotel HafenCity
Unusual hotel, reminiscent of the sea container port or container yard.
The hotel has many themed areas for leisure and recreation.
On the roof of the hotel is «Hafen Sauna», with plenty of sun loungers and stunning panoramic views of the harbor.
15. "Winged House"
Wonderful spacious house, which takes place from one container with accessories - as a designer. The main advantage of this project - its mobility.
The house initially has no load-bearing walls, walls and pillars. Divided into zones it is possible by means of folding walls and furniture.
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