Exterior, House Building Type, Shipping Container Building Type, and Metal Siding Material Sited on a typical 25-by-100-foot corner lot in Brooklyn’s Williamsburg neighborhood, this 5,000-square-foot residence was built with 21 stacked shipping containers cut diagonally along the top and bottom to create a step-like structure with four tiered levels and a small pool between the two lower levels. 
Designed by LOT-EK, the construction process optimized the use of shipping containers by recombining all the leftovers from creating the diagonal cut.  Photo 2 of 13 in An Amazing Home in Brooklyn Made Out of 21 Shipping Containers