Plans For Building A Shipping Container Home
When building any home, the details are very important if you want to avoid any problems while building and in the future. Those rules are no different when building home with a shipping container. Safety is and should always be the #1 factor for any building project.
The process of shipping containers home building has come a long way in the last few years. Some of the designs are really ingenious.
It’s always in your best interest to do your research and know exactly what is required and what you need to do before starting the planning and building process.
The Build A Container Home book will help with all that you need to know from start to finish.
Here’s a basic summary of what you’ll learn:
- How you can design and build a home using a shipping container.
- Mistakes to avoid.
- The quickest way you can get your home built.
- Where you can save some money.
- The least expensive way to build your container home.
- Why a shipping container makes a great home.
- Buying the shipping container.
- Pre-purchase inspection.
- Building permit information.
- Building site preparations.
- Electrical layout and installation plans.
The book was written by an experienced builder. Someone experienced specifically in building these types of houses.
You’ll get most of what you need from one location.
I haven’t personally bought this book, although I have been reviewing this option for years. As a result, I’ve witnessed the growing trend, and the improvement in plans and designs from basic to something quite a bit more liveable. From what I can tell, the book appears to have covered all the bases which will give you a great place to start your plans – right through to the finish of your house.
Shipping container home buildings are one option when you are considering a tiny home. There is also the possibility of designing something a little larger by combining more than one container.