Tag Archives: shipping containers

  • Flophouze Hotel: Vacation in a Shipping Container

    Flophouze Hotel: Vacation in a Shipping Container

    Living in an old shipping container … anybody who pays rent has at least thought about it.¬†If you’re not ready to commit to a full year lease, you can give the whole idea a trial run at the¬†Flophouze Hotel, where shipping container hotel rooms go for 175 bucks a night. The Flophouze Hotel is located […]

  • Honomobo HO4+ Shipping Container Home

    Honomobo HO4+ Shipping Container Home

    Remember in the second season of The Wire when all those girls suffocated in that shipping container? You may not be aware that that scenario actually represents a marked worst case scenario that you shouldn’t judge the practice of living in a shipping container by. The other end of the spectrum would have to be […]

  • Pandora Cabinets: Inspired by Shipping Containers

    Pandora Cabinets: Inspired by Shipping Containers

    If you ever saw the second season of The Wire and were struck by how nice all those shipping containers looked stacked on top of each other, artist and designer Sander Mulder has the cabinet for you. His Pandora cabinets were made to be like those giant shipping containers in every way but size, allowing […]