Despite the recent recovery in the global economy, countries across the globe still find themselves in somewhat of a housing crisis. The answer could be to utilise shipping containers for both home and work spaces.
In the past, people may have shied away from container living as low ceilings and many walls can give off a feeling of being in a small space. However in recent years, architects and even regular homeowners have been pursuing more open concepts making container based building feel bigger. This may involve removing walls or stacking units to give a more spacious feel.
Take a look at some of the pictures below to see the innovative ways people have used shipping containers to create a unique living space.