Resourcefully Contained


After spending years fighting gentrification in Williamsburg a couple decided to make their own house instead of paying inflated housing rates.

The catch? The three-story house is made of shipping containers.

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You have to admire the resourcefulness of some people. Nowadays, when the going gets tough they invariably come up with quite creative responses to their difficulties. Just when I thought that abandoned warehouses were the ultimate in new age domiciles, shipping containers are now in vogue. What’s next? Perhaps clever residences strewn along abandoned shipyards.


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