Tag: shipping container

Shipping Container Conversion Triumphs

5 of the Most Interesting Shipping Container Conversions Shipping containers are becoming more and more popular for the enormous amount of versatility and flexibility they offer. For this reason, many innovative individuals and organisations are choosing to convert shipping containers for a variety of alternate uses. We’ve compiled a list of 5 of the most […]

The Inside Scoop on Shipping Container Homes

5 Shipping Container Home Conversions You Can Stay In Did someone say ‘the perfect getaway’? Yes! We did! The stunning and unique container homes on this epic list are open for business – quite literally. Immerse yourself in the unmatched experience offered by shipping container conversions, in some of Australia’s most breathtaking locations. Spend a […]

Shipping Container Pools

What You Need to Know About Shipping Container Pool Conversions What are shipping container pools and how can you get one for yourself? In recent years, the versatility and customisability of shipping containers has become increasingly apparent within the building and construction industry. With rising home prices and a relative increase in the cost of […]

Shipping Container or Stadium – Why Not Both?

Shipping Container Conversion on the Rise The humble shipping container has no reason to be humble anymore. For the upcoming 2022 World Cup, Spanish architecture firm Fenwick Iribarren Architects have devised a genius plan to avoid the all too common, post-world-event run down. The proposed solution? You guessed it – shipping containers! After vast development of […]

5 of Australia’s Most Stunning Container Homes

The Best Shipping Container Home Conversions It might be called a shipping container but the humble steel box of the 1950’s has become far more than just an efficient and intermodal transport option. In recent years, the rising cost of both purchasing and constructing homes (especially in Sydney and Melbourne) has pushed many potential homeowners […]

How to create a Workshop from a Shipping Container

One of the main features of a shipping container is that they’re so easily customisable they can be turned into an object for so many different uses. One of the most common modifications that is requested is to convert a container into a functional workshop. But what is actually involved in this? YOUR INPUT The […]

How to Make your Shipping Container into a Home – Part 2

So far, we’ve covered for you the beginning of creating a shipping container home – and the planning, preparation, research, budget, and local council rules and regulations – but where do you go from there? Quite often this is a sticking point for those designing their own home, as each home and space are different, […]

Different Uses for your Open Top Shipping Container

Although similar to a standard shipping container in some ways (mainly in the materials they’re made of – corrugated steel, and either a plywood or bamboo floor); there is one big difference – and it’s in the removable top of the Open Top container. This top can come in different forms – either a hard […]

How to Use Shipping Containers for Promotions

As large format advertising, shipping containers are the one of the easiest and greatest ways to promote and publicize your business. They immediately catch the eye (especially with a well-designed campaign), and can be placed in different areas that spark more interest. But there are some modifications and ads that have catapulted the business into […]

Downsize your life by living in a Shipping Container

It’s a concept that pops up a lot lately – downsizing your life. With the busy lives of today’s society, decluttering and simplifying seemed near impossible, however it is now becoming increasingly popular – and achievable – thanks to the internet and social media. But why do it? The rise of minimalism and blogging together […]