Houses Built From Shipping Containers

Shipping containers are becoming popular options for new houses, and examples range from a basic living quarters up to extravagant, high-end dwellings.

Below is an example of a container converted into a usable living space.

45′ x 10′ Container Home

What’s Included:

  • 45′x10′ Steel Container Shell
  • T-111 Interior Siding: Walls And Celing
  • Full Kitchen With 30″ Stove/Oven Combo And 19 Cu Foot Fridge With Ice Maker
  • 2 Gal Per Minute Insta-Hot On Demand Water Heater
  • Cabinets: Full Upper And Lower (Includes 1 Lazy Susan Corner)
  • Electric: 200 amp Electric Panel, 20 Recepticles, GFI In Kitchen/Bath, Recessed LED Lighting
  • Fully Insulated With 1.5″ Closed Cell Foam Spray-On Insulation
  • 1 Ton Externally Mounted Heat/AC Unit, With Central Duct Work And Thermostat
  • 4 External LED Flood Lights
  • 1 External Night Light By Door
  • 5-Windows (2 Bedroom [1 Emergency Release], 1 Kitchen, 1 Hallway, 1 Living Area)
  • Formica Counter Tops
  • Bathroom: 36″ x 36″ Shower, Toilet, And 24″ Vanity


  • Ceiling Fans
  • Additional Windows
  • Granite Or Corin Counter Tops
  • Sliding Glass Door AT Rear Doors (Inside So Exterior Doors Can Be Closed For Security)
  • Custom Cabinets
  • 30″/36″ Vanity
  • Stainless Or Black Appliances
  • Roof Sealant (White To Reflect Heat)