Communities & Homes Built from Shipping Containers

  1. Homer
  2. May 22, 2012 9:18 pm

Communities & Homes Built from Shipping Containers

Homes built from shipping containers are all over the place at the minute. Hotels, shopping malls and even whole cities are built from these seemingly dull items.

So let’s jump on the bandwagon and take a look at 16 of the best looking shipping container homes from around the world. Scroll to the bottom for the video.


They work everywhere, even on the edge of a small cliff apparently.

A truly stunning home, even better that it’s made out of containers.

Only a couple of containers but still a stunning result.

How about a home lakeside? They can be placed anywhere!

Container city in London, yes I said city!

Two containers up on blocks for the ultimate view.

A beautiful eco pod in the back garden, granny flat anyone?

The freeman feldman container home, a real beauty!

This 3 level home is situated in Mexico, read more.

A 4 level colourful addition to our list of container homes.

Don’t like caravans? Then maybe this will be more to your liking.

It doesn’t look great but the location is amazing! Read more.

I don’t know about you but I’d love to live in this home.

A stunning white version that is truly magnificent.

Proving that a creative design can make even containers look amazing!

It’s made from containers but looks like a house!


They are cheap, last a long time and as you can see they look great when done dorrectly. It’s likely we will see alot more of these “container homes” in the future.

Seen any of these in your area? Or have some thoughts you’d like to share? Let us know below


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