The Shipping Muse
Shipping containers are ubiquitous in Houston, though unlike the four that make up this new home, they're usually…
Shipping Containers Turn Affordable Homes
Using shipping containers to create affordable housing is an emerging trend. Our designers had a chance to be a part of…
15 Prefab Shipping Container Companies in the United States
Gone are the days when shipping containers were used solely for transportation and storage. Today, shipping containers…
10 Beautiful Island-Style Shipping Container Homes
As more and more people choose alternative ways to live, homes fashioned from old shipping containers are mushrooming…
Graphic Prints Muse on Nature in the Modern World
An artist's prints are inspired by urban gardens.
Discuss: What Would You Do With a Shipping Container?
We're asking our community to dream about how they would convert a shipping container.
How to Buy a Shipping Container
You have decided to join the shipping container revolution. Your plans are drawn up, your site is prepared, and your…
Shipping Container Retail Design
I wish I could see this cool new pop-up shop in person, but alas, it's in Manhattan and only until October 31. It's the…
Ship Shape: An Austin Home With a Shipping Container Addition Asks $499K
Patrice Rios, founder of interior design firm Troo Designs and custom shipping container business Sige&Honey, has…
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…
BetaBox: A Mobile Prototyping Lab in a Shipping Container
A group of young entrepreneurs turn a shipping container into a mobile incubator for innovation.
Inexpensive, Easy-Assembly Shipping Container Home
An attractive shipping container house shows the benefits of prefab living.
House of the Week: Stacked Shipping Container Apartment
Every week, we highlight one amazing Dwell home that went viral on Pinterest. Follow Dwell's Pinterest account for more…
Adventurous Apartment Building Made of 36 Shipping Containers
Three dozen shipping containers find a safe port in a modern apartment building in Mexico.
Photo of the Week: Shipping Container Structure in Toronto
Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most viral design and architecture shots of the…
A Danish Design Kingpin Moves to NYC with a Shipping Container of Furniture in Tow
A purveyor of contemporary Nordic design expands his brand’s presence stateside—beginning with his new Manhattan…
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…
Can You Find This Clothing Label in a (Sort of) Secret Shipping Container?
An online store launches a mysterious showroom to make its wares more accessible, relatively speaking.
New Shipping Container Apartments Bring Market-Rate Rent to Downtown Phoenix
Containers on Grand puts Phoenix in the vanguard of shipping container rental housing. To see more shipping container…
A New Furniture Startup Tackles High Shipping Costs and Annoying Assembly Times Head-On
The just-launched Campaign is focused on improving the inefficient and costly furniture industry.