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Inexpensive, Easy-Assembly Shipping Container Home
An attractive shipping container house shows the benefits of prefab living.
Modern Shipping Container Home in San Francisco
Two San Francisco art and travel addicts overhauled a loft—and customized a pair of shipping containers—to accommodate their...
Architect Ed Binkley on Contemporary Home Design and the ‘New Modern'
Influenced by brands like IKEA, home shows on HGTV, and the Scandanavian ‘less stuff and more life’ attitude, the clean, simple...
An Architect's Home and Studio Rises Above Rajagiriya
Twenty minutes from the Sri Lankan capital of Colombo, architect Palinda Kannangara builds himself a rugged home and studio.
A Shipping Container Home in Pennsylvania Embraces Its Rugged Industrial Origins
A couple builds a new home, repurposing a series of 11 shipping containers and an existing concrete foundation to maximal effect.
This Architect's Home Embraces Oceanfront Views
Architect Jonathan Segal and his son Matthew Segal built the Cresta to capitalize on Southern California’s balmy climate.
Two converted shipping containers (left) now house offices for Shoup’s design/build firm.
In one of the home’s three bathrooms, a TOTO toilet is illuminated by LED light fixtures from OSRAM.
While the floor plans are identical, the two story cantilevered houses are offset and have subtle differences in size...
Because the area is prone to wildfires, the architect and residents were compelled to use special flame retardant...
Exterior overhangs were painted “Stormy Monday” by Benjamin Moore, while the adjoining exterior panel siding is in a...
Purchasing a lot off the Delaware River in Pennsylvania, Martha Moseley and Bill Mathesius adapted an unused concrete...
Opting for IKEA appliances helped rein in the budget, but the home's greatest cost-saving measure may have been Mike's...
Trejos positioned the containers about 60 centimeters above the ground floor, which gives the main gallery and...
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