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Could you? Would you? Live in a shipping container home? [View all]

Pictures: Amsterdamís Lean, Green Shipping Container Homes



Living in a Box

Amsterdam student Rose Mandungu stands in front of a colorful apartment complex constructed of a rather unusual materialódiscarded shipping containers. The crowded Dutch city has been meeting a pressing need for student and other low-income housing by using ubiquitous steel shipping containers. After years at sea, the containers were rusted and dented but ready for reuse to house people instead of products.
















http://environment.nationalgeographic.com/environment/sustainable-earth/pictures-amsterdam-shipping-container-homes/

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