[FoRK] Durable, cheap housing

Eugen Leitl eugen at leitl.org
Mon Sep 21 07:43:26 PDT 2009


On Sun, Sep 20, 2009 at 01:59:07AM -0700, Bill Humphries wrote:

> An acquaintance installed four shipping containers on concrete piers  
> on a parcel she bought up north of Wine Country. She's using it as a  
> retreat and may end up retiring up there.

These things also come in stainless steel, though that is a bit
of pointless luxury option.

I typically see assembled container houses using rubber gaskets
and steel clamps to be held together.

Insulation would be a bit a problem. I keep thinking about container
houses for the last couple years.

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