Vivre dans un container? Tout se recycle de nos jours ! La crise du logement aidant, c'est tout naturellement que les containers de transport maritime sont reconvertis en maison d'habitation. En studios empilables pour les étudiants ou même en maison-container pour abriter de grandes familles. Des containers pour quels types de logement ? La transformation en habitation, de ces containers destinés à transporter des marchandises offre de vastes possibilités architecturales pour des logements dont la construction est économique et facile à mettre en oeuvre. De nombreux architectes se sont amusés à réaliser des mises en scène plus ou moins futuristes et des créations très originales, qui ne manquent jamais de confort ni de personnalité. Les dimensions des containers les plus utilisés (les plus faciles à se procurer) sont les 20 pieds et les 40 pieds(le pied est la mesure utilisée en transport maritime). Construire soi-même : Où acheter des containers ? Faire construire Que dit la réglementation ?
Container House For Me - Shipping Container Houses Transforming Travel Trailer of the Future: Meet the Opera Pinned on July 5, 2013 at 12:29 pm by Alex Photo Credit Opera The Opera travel trailer is a really unique RV because it of the way that it transforms into a bigger space. It completely changes the way that we’ve ever thought about pop up campers and such. This makes it a comfortable and roomy place to camp or vacation in while making it easy for you to tow around the country. Video Tour If you enjoyed this transforming travel trailer you’ll love our free daily tiny house newsletter! Facebook Comments comments Comments 2013 TinyHousePins.com.
www.fabprefab.com :: View topic - Shipping Container Basement? Containers are designed to have some air circulation under the floor. They spent their life on concrete, asphalt, steel chassis or other containers. Not usually on the dirt or especially under the dirt. If you put the bottom in dirt the moisture would make the bottom a mold/rot pit in no time unless you live in the desert. I wouldn’t invest in a home built on a rotting foundation. Turning upside down ...... Removing the wooden floor is a major project and now you have to do something about the rusting steel.
images Brico.fr : Matériel de bricolage et jardinage de qualité Five-Star Luxe Container Hotel in China Halfway across the globe in a rural village outside of Changzhi in China, a developer was inspired by emergency housing made with shipping containers in Japan and decided to build a five-star hotel out of them, according to CNN Go. The hotel — 香箱乡祈福所, which apparently translates as Xiang Xiang Xiang Pray House — was built with 35 new containers and includes 21 tiny, luxe guest rooms of either 161 or 321 square feet each. The shipping container hotel was designed by Tonghe Shanzhi Landscape Design, a Beijing firm, who had the modules built off-site and then shipped them to the hotel location for button-up work. According to CNN Go, the fabrication methodology resulted in a quick turnaround time — three months to design, build, transport, and finish the containers — resulting in 40% savings in the construction schedule. The hotel will open in August 2012. [+] More about Xiang Xiang Xiang Pray House near Changzhi. Credits: Tonghe Shanzhi Landscape Design.
Tiny Log Cabin on a Trailer This tiny log cabin on a trailer is 8′ x 16′. If your spouse or significant other is hesitant this can be a way for you to give it a real shot. The owner, Les, built the home himself back in 2009 and he uses it as a rental on his property on Lake Champlain. There’s a private beach where visitors can kayak, canoe, row boat or paddle boat. He built this in a unique way compared to most other tiny houses on trailers out there because he left the sides on the utility trailer intact. Les designed it this way because he believes it’s stronger this way structurally. Photos Courtesy of Les Delorimier This little house has the following features inside: LCD TVSofa bedBreakfast tableSleeping loftKitchenetteBathroom with shower Notice how it has the two chairs on the built in patio deck along with the table and chairs for meals. The kitchen has a: refrigeratormicrowave2 burner stove topsink There are plenty of shelves and compartments to store your stuff too. Below is a shot of the cozy sleeping loft.
RECESS: bunker Archives When I designed RECESS, the plan called for a drain in the center of the bunker floor to evacuate rainwater (seep), spills, blood from the slaughter of animals, or human waste. As plan became reality, I recognized the flaw in my design: property. The bunker was the lowest point in my backyard, so in order for the water to flow out, the pipe would need to exit the side of the hill that my house sits on. Unfortunately, that "hill" was subdivided thirty years ago, and the downhill side is owned by a neighbor whose roof line sits level with my backyard. After about a month of discussion, I managed to convince my neighbor that the 3" white PVC pipe I wanted to punch through our shared block wall was a good idea. During the first phase of construction, I'd plumbed the drainpipe out past the deck so that I could more easily tie into it. Once the pipe was tied in, I carefully measured down the block wall on the property line, and chiseled through the find the pipe.
poopy Equipement de chantier : vente de container maritime reconditionnés Pour quelques centaines d'€uros de plus, il est également possible de se procurer des containers marine presque neufs : en provenance de Chine, ils ont été utilisés une fois pour les acheminer jusqu'ici au meilleur prix. De couleur bleue le plus souvent ou blanche (sous réserve de disponibilité) un 6 m. vaut actuellement 2350 €. h.t. et un 12 m. 4250 €. h.t. + transport depuis Le Havre ou Marseille quelques conseils : Le container peut-être posé à même le sol si celui-ci est bien drainé (pas de flaques d'eau quand il pleut !) il repose uniquement sur les quatre coins, inutile de le caler au milieu ! deux traverses de chemin de fer ou quatre agglos pleins sont suffisants pour l'isoler d'un sol trop humide. Il est impératif que le seuil de porte soit parfaitement horizontal, sinon le cadre va se déformer et la porte se coincer ! pour ouvrir ou fermer, il faut les deux mains pour manier alternativement l'un puis l'autre des leviers de barres de portes. Pour verrouiller :
20 amazing homes made from shipping containers We have always seen shipping containers on trains, at ports or piled onto cargo ships but with changing times, we can see them being transformed into beautiful homes. The container houses apart from being beautiful and stylish are portable, affordable and durable. Below is a list of 20 amazing homes made from shipping containers. 1. Manifesto House: Infiniski’s Manifesto House utilizes pre-made materials like shipping containers and wooden pallets to create a new contemporary house. 2. Olgga architects, a French firm shaped 100 recycled shipping containers into a sturdy, economical and sustainable student housing in Le Havre, France. 3. The Redondo Beach House is an architecturally designed shipping container based contemporary house to suit your site and lifestyle. 4. Envision Prefab created “E-House,” built using of sturdy cargo containers. 5. The largest container city in the world designated with the name Keetwonen, is a home to 1,000 students. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15.
6 Ways to Build Framing for Tiny Houses In last week’s article on passive solar design for tiny houses I briefly mentioned advanced framing and SIPs—two alternatives to conventional 2×4 stud framing. Well, it turns out there are a lot of alternative framing systems out there. Why would you use one of them to build your tiny house? In a lot of ways, conventional 2×4 stud framing is pretty awesome. This technology makes it possible to build houses quickly and cheaply. But conventional framing has some weaknesses, and the main one is that it’s not terribly easy to seal and insulate well, so it’s not very energy-efficient. 5 Factors for Framing Tiny Houses Insulation. Advanced framing The first approach is straightforward: just take conventional 2×4 stud framing and make it better. The basic elements of advanced framing are: 2×6 studs at 24” centersSingle top platesTwo-stud cornersNo jack studsSingle headers or no headers If you understood all of that, ten points to you! The analysis: Any pitfalls? Steel studs. SIPs Insulation. Related