In the hands of talented designers, many items,coming out of the goods, can become works of art. But art objects interested people to a lesser extent, but the ability to get the original, functional and modern housing, made from old cargo containers - relished customers worldwide. At first glance it might seem that from a cargo container can be arranged except that a small country house or a temporary shelter for one person. But after watching our amazing collections, which presents the exteriors and interiors of houses of metal containers with large windows, terraces, verandas and other architectural features, it becomes clear that this issue is gaining momentum and it could become mainstream for the production of affordable, original housing some parts of the world.
The climate of our planet is so varied thathard to argue the possibility of permanent residence in the houses created from cargo containers with large panoramic windows. But as a country summerhouse such structures can be used in many parts of our great planet. All the more so with the help of modern building materials, container house, or vice versa is easy to warm to protect against overheating in hot weather.
Single-storey house from container
With the structure of metal containersIn the countryside, In my cottage or garden plot, it is important to take care of security issues and durable arrangement frame - if the building does not have a foundation (and often happens that way), then you must install it on the pile. Usually used as supports in reinforced concrete structures, in some cases it is possible to use wooden elements of dense timber.
When you first look at the building, constructed fromcontainers, it may seem that it is impossible to organize a full-fledged inside the home, organically distributing all the necessary functional segments in narrow rooms. But, firstly, the containers can be connected to each other, to assemble them as puzzles and create really comfortable from the point of view of operating room. Thanks to the large windows and glass doors, the space filled with sunlight and seem visually larger. Besides panoramic windows help to relieve psychological problems of being in small spaces. And secondly, to create a comfortable, ergonomic and attractive interior design, there are many techniques to help you create a cozy atmosphere, even in small rooms.
structure can be set on the plot ofan old shipping container on a wooden platform. In this case, it suffices to arrange the canopy to the width of the platform to provide not only a comfortable place to stay, but also a place of outdoor recreation with shelter from the rain.
Inside a bright, sunny house does not lookless attractive. Bright finish on all surfaces, comfortable, but light furniture and competent layout in small spaces results in a comfortable, cozy and modern interior. The use of glass and mirror surfaces help visually expand the space and give the image of the room lightness.
Another example of a bright designContainer-roofed house, located on the platform. For metal frame canopy attached sheets is waterproof fabric, which can be removed in the cold and hot days, they give shade and coolness to everyone who is in the house and around it. You can relax and eat for outdoors, in the shade, enjoying views of the surrounding landscape.
Rooms are modest in size, but with the help ofbright finish, ergonomic arrangement of the furniture of medium-sized dimensions and use of the panoramic windows and sliding glass doors, managed to create a truly comfortable space.
Next building, composed mainly of glass surfaces. A small house on stilts, with a bright orange facade and large windows offering incredible comfort inside.
From the cozy atmosphere of the house ofglass and metal, creates the impression of complete unity with nature. The abundance of sunlight and finishing surfaces in light tones, the use of furniture in pastel colors, with glass and mirror planes - the weight is allowed to create an original, but practical and attractive from an aesthetic point of view, the design of the home.
Another small house isAlternatively, where the canopy covered as a container is used, wherein the two walls have been partially removed. Convenient and practical place to relax in the open air, protected from sun, rain and other weather disturbances in the disposal of the hosts.
Multilevel House of containers with glass walls
For buildings with two or more levels of cargoContainers need to attend to the presence of the base. Often in these homes as doorways leave the old wing of the door or upgrade them for better usability. But the most common option is the use of glass doors to create a maximum of natural light indoors and visually expand the space.
Inside the two-story structure looks veryrespectably. With an open-plan fails to place within the same space several functional areas, while maintaining the sense of space, freedom of movement and ease of obtaining an image of the interior.
The original facade of the building assembled fromseveral blocks, features large glass windows. Reflective surfaces and allow to provide energy-saving inner space housing the maximum amount of sunlight, keeping the heat in the house in the cold season and the heat flowing into the building in summer.
Many household got in the preparationseveral metal containers, using a large number of glass surfaces. But this is a practical, beautiful and incredibly roomy building requires not only protection from subsidence of the foundation or platform, but also protection from the sun's rays can heat up the roof to a high temperature.
interior of the building is no less interesting than its facade. For example, if the living room is located under the open sky - because of the abundance of glass surfaces create a feeling of weightlessness room, incredible ease.
Inside, the house looks incredibly spacious -snow-white finish, glossy and glass surfaces add visual rooms scale. In such a comfortable interior is everything - and the members of the household and their guests.
The combination of white and dark surfaces. Contrasting elements of the interior, to create a dynamic and modern design. And while it does not matter what materials composed frame of the building - metal containers, glass, concrete or wood.
Depending on climatic conditionslocation of the house of container, part of the walls can be left without insulation, and in the inner rooms will be visible texture pristine freight container. With this approach, designers prefer an ordinary painting corrugated walls to create an interesting, non-trivial image of the room.
In houses with large panoramic windows andsliding glass doors are not left draped openings even in bathrooms and bedrooms, providing maximum space sunlight access.
The combination of metal, glass andwooden surfaces with facades with prefabricated houses, modular design, it is possible to create attractive, interesting and at the same time incredibly harmonious architectural objects. This house is not exactly the same, mixed with conventional facades of houses on a city street, or among the suburban areas with buildings.
Another original building constructionwhich can not be confused with one another. Long and narrow spaces, connected by a glass transitions look futuristic, original, but at the same time attractive.
Inside of the house does not leave a feeling of unreality - the original interior with all its simplicity allows us not forget that what is in the house and how it is non-trivial design.
The large complex made up of freightcontainers connected by glass transitions, balconies, canopies that protect from the sun and a convenient platform at the entrance. Containers of different colors and an abundance of glass surfaces blend perfectly, creating an interesting, modern and positive image building.