As more and more people look for easy and inexpensive ways to create their own housing, one good method people have discovered are shipping containers. These are inexpensive and relatively easy to find and have delivered, with a just a little forethought one can use one of more of these above ground, or below ground to create a great living space.

Some of these are rustic, others are technological feats, looking more like a piece of art than a living space. It’s up to you how you wish to finish it, here are some examples of what other people have done with their shipping container homes.

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