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Container Condensation Protection

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In the first part of our two-part discussion of container home condensation, you learned how condensation forms and why it is a relevant concern for shipping container homes.  If you didn’t get a chance to read it, we recommend you start there first by clicking here.  Here in Part

Container Condensation Science

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If you’ve done any research into shipping container homes, you know that condensation is a common concern for a lot of people.  However, like many of these more technical topics, there is a lot of confusion and misinformation out there.  Our purpose with this two-part series is to pull

Best options for offloading your shipping containers

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You’ve done it.  You’ve committed to purchasing a shipping container (or several of them) and have the perfect place in mind to set it up and start your build.  Now it’s time to think through the logistics of the delivery and offloading of your container. How much clearance do

The Seven Most Important Stages of Shipping Container Construction

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While no stage of shipping container home construction should be taken lightly, certain stages are definitely more important than others. These ‘key stages’ of construction should be carried out carefully. They have the capability to make or break your entire build. Knowing these key stages also helps you prioritize

Shipping Container Zoning, Permits, and Building Codes

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People often ask us where the best place to build a shipping container home is. Honesty, it comes down to personal preferences. What makes a perfect location for one person might make it a terrible location for someone else. With that said, there are still factors which are applicable