Exterior, Metal Roof Material, Prefab Building Type, Flat RoofLine, Shipping Container Building Type, Metal Siding Material, and House Building Type Functioning as a vacation rental for tourists, entrepreneur Rick Clegg combined old shipping containers to create a four-bedroom home with an eco twist near Palm Beach, Florida. Because of the container's inherent durability, they meet Florida's stringent construction standards, and the compactness of the home, the low carbon footprint because of the use of the recycled, prefabricated containers, and the home's proximity to the Loxahatchee River, make it ideal for ecotourists.  Photo 3 of 7 in 6 Weather-Ready Prefab Homes in Florida