Inspiration Modern Shipping Container Home
Mid Century Modern Container Home, containers are large iron boxes that are used to ship goods on a large scale, usually abroad.
Used containers that are no longer used even though they are not new are now widely used as the main material for building housing. Luxury home shipping container house, find your home design ideas for under 100k with cabin contractor for sale.
This shelter, which is often referred to as prefab (dismantling-pairs), is starting to get a lot of attention because it is claimed that the construction process is faster and is environmentally friendly because it uses used materials.
If you are interested in building a prefab residence using used container materials, here we presents 5 design inspirations that can help you.
Add the wood panels modern shipping container home
Vertical wooden cladding as facades / Antonio Corcuera. The natural appearance is one aspect of a modern home. You can use a vertical wooden cladding arrangement as the facade of a container house.
This arrangement, in addition to displaying a natural aura, can also protect the container layer made of iron which is prone to rust when exposed to rainwater.
Give a wide opening modern shipping container home
Floor to ceiling windows for a modern / Pinterest style container house. Stylistically, block-shaped containers are indeed suitable for modern homes.
Not only does it have a simple shape, but a modern apartment should also maximize natural light.
You can open a wide opening on one side of the container as a window to let in the sunlight. It is best if the window is directed to the west because the afternoon sun has a higher degree of heat than the morning.
Use the concept of a house on stilts
Container house-shaped stilt house / Saxe Studio. The rigid shape of the containers makes container houses not just built on bumpy land.
To get around this shortcoming, erect legs are made of iron to support the containers at a higher level than the ground.
Besides being able to make a container house stand on uneven land, this container house on stilts is also flood resistant.
Exposure to the original color of the container
One building mass consists of two containers with different original colors / Mito Covarrubias. When building a container house, you can coat the outside of the container with paint or wood cladding so that you can cover the original ‘bad’ surface of the container.
But for an eccentric impression, you can show the original layer of the container. Feel free to choose a container with a different color to make your facade stand out even more.
Arrange containers as creatively as possible
The CrossBox arrangement features a cantilever / Architecturian shaped container house. Solid container material makes these crates can be arranged in such away.
The arrangement of containers can be made as creative as possible; not only in a linear arrangement but also criss-cross, even overhanging extremes like a cantilevered house.