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House of the Week: Budget-Friendly Shipping Container Home that Responds to its Tropical Climate


Every week, we highlight one amazing Dwell home that went viral on Pinterest. Follow Dwell's Pinterest account for more daily design inspiration.

This week our readers were smitten with an Indonesian container home with a planted roof.

The 1,668-square-foot three-bedroom home is made of four colorful, crisscrossed containers equipped with a simple...
Natural light pours into the open-plan house, which is outfitted with low-cost materials like polished concrete floors...
Covered with wire mesh, the green roof will continue to vegetate over time.
A cherry red game room gives way to a second green space on the roof, which can be used as an extension of the indoor...