When we talk about container conversion, the first thing that comes to our mind is the bespoke container houses. Even when you Google for ‘containers’, info on modified houses populate the searches. And why not? These have become extremely popular among people who want to downsize their accommodation or need a movable accommodation that is strong, safe, and secure. Also, one can’t ignore the huge cost and time difference between building a traditional house and a container home. Quirky and practical, these houses are an Architect’s dream too as their basic boxy design and structural integrity allows one to run his/her imagination to the fullest.
The popularity of container homes fetched the attention of the governments of various countries who were looking for a cheap yet sustainable solution for the homeless population. Since these are stackable, housing units with multiple storeys are easy to construct with them. Presently, there are many container cities in the world where residential complexes, made entirely from repurposed shipping containers, house a large number of populations. In addition to houses, containers are also being used for the conversion into beautiful offices, garages, and garden sheds.
Since shipping containers come in different sizes, one can decide how big or small his home needs to be. While a 20’ conex box is perfect for a bachelor’s pad, one would need two 40’ high cube boxes to comfortably accommodate a family of five.
Uses of storage containers in the housing industry:
- Container homes
- Garden sheds
- Disaster shelters
- Swimming pools
If you are anything like us, we’re sure that you too want to experience living in a container. We can help you in realizing your dream by modifying the container as per your requirement. We offer containers as small as 6’ to as large as 45’ with various door types and can install additional doors, windows, racks, railings etc. So, what are you waiting for? Get in touch with us to know more about our used shipping containers for sale.