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Old 04-16-15, 11:06 AM   #11
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My comment was intended to address the problems that might be encountered if the potential owner/designer of a container home was interested in customizing the basic unit in such a way that it could be attractive to live in as well as beautiful to look at.

I find these issues more interesting to think about than the damage that can be inflicted on people and property.

For instance, here's a very interesting arrangement:



Or this amazing thing:


...and if you Google CARGOTECTURE, things really start to happen!!

I just found out that there is an architecture firm in Seattle that specializes in just this thing.

Here's a page from their website that gives some idea of their thinking.



-AC
That is extreme on those orange ones.

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Old 04-16-15, 12:14 PM   #12
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That is extreme on those orange ones.
Yeah, sure is.

I like to consider these ideas in order to expand my thinking.

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