Rick and I have thought for a long time now that if we decided on some beautiful acres somewhere out bush with rolling hills, where all you could see would be the cows, horses and wildlife roaming free and how wonderful would that be to design your own home out of shipping containers. These are blank canvases for you and your imagination, how amazing these could look if we sat down and thought about it. But not only that, how much cheaper the whole process would be compared to having a house built or buying an existing home. As they are becoming more and more popular amongst our culture, the simplicity of the whole process would work well for us, just so long as the local council within that area would approve them. We have seen them for sale already manufactured as a dwelling and which is about 4.8 metres x 6.0 metres all decked out with bathroom, bedroom, kitchen and lounge room with timber floors for about $28,000. Still cheap as chips! Continue reading Ever Thought About Building A Home Out Of Shipping Containers?