Shipping containers are incredibly versatile. Their primary use may be transportation, but they can be converted and utilised for a wide range of creative purposes, including everything from pop-up shops and accommodation to office space and canteens. And now – as we live through these unprecedented times – extraordinarily, they’reRead More
Over the last few weeks, the nation has been told to work from home wherever possible.
This has, most importantly, helped to slow the spread of the coronavirus and saved lives all over the country. But it’s also proven to employers just how feasible and easy remote working can be.
People haveRead More
Think shipping containers are just for shipping? Wrong. After sailing the seas for many years, these tough metal boxes are being increasingly used to create high-end shipping container homes.
It’s a big trend in the world of architecture. Not only are they eco-friendly and quick to build, they offer endless customisationRead More
Always dreamed of having a swimming pool at home? Why not invest in a shipping container pool?
These unique container conversions first made an appearance in 2017, when Canadian couple – Paul and Denise Rathnam – launched the ‘Modpool’. Whilst on holiday in California, they noticed how pools had become muchRead More
We’ve always highlighted our respect and admiration for conversions of shipping containers. And in the past we’ve seen some seriously incredible uses for them – proving just what’s possible when you combine that all-important creativity with roomy ol’ shipping containers.
But often the examples we’ve looked at have been largely commercialRead More
Converting shipping containers into spaces for living, working and playing is a new and exciting trend which just seems to keep gaining more traction. From homes to offices, it seems like almost month sees another creative way to make the most out of the humble shipping container. The newest innovationRead More
With housing prices growing steadily higher, many people are looking to downsize into more efficient and affordable housing. For some people, that means moving out of expensive cities into smaller rural areas, and for others, it will mean opting for a smaller property with fewer bedrooms. One couple from SanRead More
Take a stroll along the Regent’s Canal and what do you expect to see? Lord Snowdon’s Aviary, perhaps, or Lord’s Cricket Ground, right? How about a two-storey stack of shipping containers sitting quietly in a line?
The shipping container conversion trend is continuing apace – this time in hipster-central, Shoreditch. This
And so the revolution continues. Well, the shipping container conversion revolution at least. This time it’s lucky ol’ Michigan getting the star treatment.
The Mid-West of America has a reputation for being, well, a bit safe and dull. It’s the Americana Kingdom, home to ma and pa stores, the Great Lakes,Read More