UA-227009198-1 UA-227009198-1 UA-227009198-1

Category: Modified Storage Containers

Stacked Shipping Containers

Advantages of Building with Shipping Containers

There are many advantages to building with shipping containers. Although originally conceived for reasons much different than housing or business space, shipping containers are nevertheless easy to work with and to reconfigure into something new. This is true in no small part to their ingenious modularity, which allows for creative combinations of just about any…

Read More

How to Heat and Cool a Shipping Container Home

Container Stop has so many ways to personalize shipping container homes that it’s difficult if not impossible to describe them all in one blog post. Actually, scrap that. It actually is impossible to describe them all in one post. That’s because we’re always thinking of new ways to customize shipping containers in order to transform…

Read More

How To Convert A Shipping Container Into A Granny Flat

So-called “granny flats” — or, as they’re usually called in most municipalities, an accessory dwelling unit — are a hot ticket item in today’s competitive housing market. As more and more families look to consolidate their living spaces while saving money, it’s likely that we’ll see more and more homes with ADUs entering the market….

Read More

Ladybug on blade of grass

Are Container Homes Eco-Friendly Homes?

What are the environmentally-friendly aspects of a shipping container home? There are quite a few — from the use of fewer materials and resources in their construction to the fact that they’re incredibly long-lasting. There’s also the fact that shipping containers can be relocated quickly to places where people are in desperate need of housing….

Read More

Blue Shipping Container

12 Tips You Need to Know Before Building a Shipping Container Home

Thinking of changing your lifestyle and embracing tiny home living? A shipping container home can be a unique and sustainable housing option. We’ve compiled 12 tips you need to know before building a shipping container home. There are many benefits to building a shipping container home, but there are some important things you will need…

Read More

A gloved hand cuts wool insulation to illustrate how to insulate a shipping container.

How To Insulate A Shipping Container

We’ve written before on the Container Stop Blog about the energy efficiency of shipping container homes and storage container homes. There are several reasons why container living spaces are so eco-friendly. One of them has to do with how to insulate a shipping container in the first place, which we’ll get to shortly. It’s important…

Read More

Our Box, Your Dream!

We’ve built cabins, garden sheds, and tack rooms with our containers. Have an idea for your shipping container? Let us know!

Browse Containers


Interested in our containers?

Give us your email and we’ll send you exclusive deals as they happen.

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.