Month: July 2021

Shipping Container Zoning Laws: Know Before You Build

What are shipping container zoning laws and why do we need to pay attention to them? The answer lies in the very idea that we can not offer you a single response to this question. Zoning laws are not only drastically different depending on your location, but also changing with a rapid degree of regularity, often being updated more than once each year. Add in the fact that you have federal, state, county, city, and even community standards to consider, …

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The Best Shipping Container Home Design Software For 2022

Changing your living conditions and planning a drastic change such as converting a shipping container into a home is a large undertaking and takes more planning and scheduling than an ordinary move into a new home. Moving into a conventional home is stressful, but you’re generally moving from one house to another. With the shipping container home movement, you’re taking on the additional challenges of building this conversion and then moving into a much smaller space than most people are …

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How To Build A Shipping Container Home Foundation: 6 Tips

First and foremost, before we discuss the construction of the foundation, the most important tip you need to consider about your shipping container home foundation is the type of foundation you need. Oh sure, this sounds easy, but there are three very different distinct styles of foundations and there are several questions to answer before you begin converting the shipping container into a home. FAQs Before Shipping Container Home Foundation Creation How permanent is this structure in this location? Do …

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