Build A Container Home Guide
Home & Garden / 03/07/2016

Build A Container Home Guide Recycling is all the rage these days and it makes sense for many to build homes from shipping-containers. It is also one of the more affordable and yet insanely creative ways to construct a home. However, you can’t just download a few videos off Youtube and hope to construct one after fifteen minutes. There’s a lot of ground work to finish and this product is the perfect solution to get started. Introducing… Build A Container Home Guide It was written by Warren Thatcher, a designer and builder who has been building container-homes for the past 14 years and counting. So why rely on it? Consider the following list of pros and cons to learn why: Pros: You will need to learn everything from scratch, it gives all the information to you. From picking the right-container to designing the additional sections and choosing materials, everything is right here. Did you know you also need a permit to construct your own container-home? Luckily this product will teach you through the step by step process of securing your building permit. Not only do you get numerous designs to follow but the entire process for each design is laid…

Shipping Container Home Design & Construction
Green Products , Home & Garden / 09/05/2015

Shipping Container Home Design & Construction   Retaining the strengths of its basic characteristics, while adapting them into an attractive and livable home-plan is a little more complex than a You Tube video or a video tutorial can express. As you probably know, when it comes to design-and-construction work, the devil really is in the details. And there are literally hundreds of details involved in successfully adapting them for habitation. But one thing you can be certain of…. If it involves your family’s safety and the local building department, it is NOT going to be as easy as stacking Lego. If you are actively considering building a container-home, you want to approach it from an educated perspective, and the truth is there are major potential traps and pitfalls to this method. To name just a few of the big ones: Obtaining Building Permits Meeting Required Building Codes Understanding the Engineering Perhaps it’s not surprising there is so little information available on these vital aspects. Have you noticed how all the web sites quickly makes the disclaimer that these areas are “out of the scope of….” ? Introducing… Shipping Container Home Design & Construction It includes a comprehensive section on the…