I’m still getting email telling me that you can’t really “modify” or even live in a shipping container.
I mean, beyond actually doing it… with my own hands…
I’ve been writing articles… about building homes with ISBUs for a decade at least.
I’ve been writing this blog… (and contributing to others) for more than three years.
I’ve written a book… (Introduction to Container Homes and Buildings) and I’m currently writing two more on the subject.
One of them is even a freakin’ tabletop book about decades of finished ISBU projects!
So, you’d think the idiots would read a post or two before they attacked me, but…
Seriously, mixed into my hate mail is about twenty emails a week telling me that:
- It’s cheaper to build with wood.
- No one but an IDIOT would live in a metal box and,
- I’m a criminal for suggesting it and then teaching people how to do it.
And, my family ancestry is getting assailed pretty thoroughly too… 😉
So, just for laughs, here’s a few “idiots” for you;
This one is TOTALLY DIY: (Pay attention you “fall-backers”… )
This guy is building a “Corten Castle” and I’m not kidding:
Here’s a company that’s building “Corten Cabins”:
And you won’t find that crazy looking Ty Penning-what’s-his-name on here, but…
Extreme Makeover – ISBU Style