Containers of Hope: Cool Costa Rican Shipping Container House Only Costs $40,000
Guess how much this house cost? $US 40,000. Seriously. Containers of Hope is the latest project by Benjamin Garcia Saxe and is composed of two 40' shipping containers set together with a raised mid section and clerestory windows.Full Story
#1 Jun 14, 2011
This is a fantastic example of container based architecture.
It embraces all of the elements that define the movement...
Reuse, some measure of sweat equity, fast construction times and affordability.
This is what we have been working so hard for years to promote, rather than $300 sqft statement homes.
Brilliant - thankyou.
More information on hands on container home design at http://www.containerhome.info
Add your comments below
|6 cents per KWH in Costa Rica in two years||Jun '14||bulletbob43||1|
|Angelica Campos (Jun '10)||May '14||Hiphop||250|
|Costa Rica is demanding US explain 'Cuban Twitter' (Apr '14)||Apr '14||DaveNY||3|
|Drunk Groom Fights With Bride on Jet, Forces Em... (Mar '14)||Mar '14||Oh Miss||1|
|Honolulu not among the sexiest cities (Feb '14)||Feb '14||John||1|
|America in 2013: Impressions from around the world (Dec '13)||Jan '14||Joy Bangla||3|
|Obama supports including gays in immigration bill (May '13)||Jan '14||John||27|
Find what you want!
Search San Jose, Costa Rica Forum Now