10 Tips on Container Homes
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- How to determine if the use of shipping containers makes cents?
- How to determine if the building department will let you use containers for residential use?
- What code issues to consider in the use of containers?
- How to space plan using shipping containers for living?
10 TIPS ON THE DESIGN AND CODE COMPLIANCE ISSUES TO CONSIDER IN CONTAINER HOMES
- Cost impact evaluation: determine the area costs for conventional construction in your region; then speak with an architect/fabricator to obtain preliminary SF costs for container fabrication.
- Site issues: Visit and photograph site; research city/county land records, obtain preliminary evaluation of local geologist re seismic issues and soil bearing values.