Top 7 Common Mistakes to Avoid Before Building a Shipping Container House

by Nicholas

Top 7 Common Mistakes to Avoid Before Building a Shipping Container House

Not every shipping container is suitable for building a Container house. The general misconception that any container can be used as a building block for a new container home is misleading. With the rising cost of building and more people becoming environmental conscious. Building with shipping containers is becoming a new fad for green building and also an alternative cost-effective material for building a new house. If you love shipping container homes; or are exploring the possibilities of building your own; This video brings to you the Top 7 common mistakes to avoid before building a shipping container house. Stay tuned to find out the DOs, and DONTs, of building with shipping containers.

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Top 7 Common Mistakes to Avoid before Building a Shipping Container House include:
Number 7. Buying the Wrong Type of Shipping Container.
Number 6. Buying very Old Containers.
Number 5. Using wrong type of insulation.
Number 4. Over Modification of Containers.
Number 3. Using Inexperienced Contractor or Builder.
Number 2. Ignoring Building Planning Laws and Regulations.
Number 1. Assuming Container Homes Are Cheap To Build.

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