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Does Shipping Container Architecture Make Sense?

Shipping Container House By Ross Stevens I grew up around shipping containers; my dad made them. I played with them in architecture school, designing a summer camp out of them, fascinated by the handling technology that made them cheap and easy to move. But in the real world I found them to be too small, too expensive, and too toxic. Today, shipping container architecture is all the rage, and we have shown dozens of them on TreeHugger.
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