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6 Ways Container Homes are Wonderfully Unique

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Let’s face it, the fact that a website like Discover Containers exists is evidence that containers are unique! Whether you want to do something different just to stand out, or because you believe there is a better way, shipping container architecture can help. We divide the idea of uniqueness into style and layout. Style is the […]

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Supercharge your Sustainability with a Container Home

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An increasing number of people are looking to building with shipping containers as a possible way to generate new housing while being more environmentally friendly. The world’s growing population, dwindling supplies of finite resources, and changing climate is causing many people to be more aware of their impact on the environment. When we talk about […]

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Container Homes are CRAZY Strong (And Why that Matters)

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A key advantage of shipping containers is their toughness, stability, and longevity, which together we call strength. This strength is noticeably different from most conventional construction methods. Depending on your design and intended usage, increased strength may not seem very important to you. But for many potential container-based homeowners, this strength is an important differentiator. […]

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