We’re converting two recycled shipping containers into a 2/1 dwelling. We started with a budget of $10,000. We'll give you an overview of what it’s cost us up until now.
We always want the best value for our money. HF brands are famous for being inexpensive, but Are the Harbor Freight Sawzalls worth it? We have been using our HF Sawzall for a few years now. We've reviewed them this is our honest opinion. FAQ about Harbor Freight Sawzalls According to Harbor Freight, they save... Continue Reading →
What to think about when choosing a foundation or footers for your shipping containers? What options are available? and Why did we choose 55 gal barrels?
Many of you asked, “is the titanium welder any good?” Since our Shipping Container House requires a lot of welding, we are using the Harbor Freight Brand Titanium Arc Welder. Here is what we think about it.
How does construction affect your Relationships? What causes conflict? And Ways to improve the situation.
Inspiration is what makes your dreams come alive. You maybe wondering why would you dream of living in a shipping container? If you are like me, maybe you dream of not having to pay rent anymore, and having a place to call your own. Or you dream of a getaway cabin in the woods. I... Continue Reading →
What are the PROS and CONS of living in a shipping container? Are Shipping Containers Safe to live in? Are Shipping Containers Comfortable to live in? (updated 6/2021)
So probably one of the things that called your attention about shipping container houses are the statistics about how many empty shipping containers there are in the world. It's mind-blowing to know that every day around the world, products get shipped from one country to the next, but those shipping containers don't go back to... Continue Reading →