Amazon Now Sells Shipping Container Tiny Homes
What can’t you get delivered to your home from Amazon? Not much anymore, considering now you can have a shipping container tiny home shipped to, well, um, your home.
Amazon Container House: Built to Code
The home is built to International Building Code and meets all building codes except California's, which needs fire protection and earthquake engineering. The home needs to be placed on a full slab, a frost wall or sonotube foundation. Check out these tiny homes recently exhibited at TinyFest Midwest.
Amazon Container House: Fully Furnished Model
The model shown on Amazon is fully furnished, includes a bedroom, shower, toilet, sink, kitchenette and living area. A sewer system with easy water and electrical connections are included, as well as appliances. The tiny home is fully insulated and is heated and air conditioned. Get some ideas for a tiny home kitchen by checking out some of the best.
MODS Helps After Natural Disasters
MODS International started in 2010 and builds emergency and special-purpose housing units. MODS International has helped with housing needs following Hurricane Katrina and tornadoes in Oklahoma. MODS International founder Doug Larson came up with the idea of making MODS units after helping clean up following Hurricane Katrina in 2005. If a shipping container doesn't shape up to your standards here are tiny homes you can buy now.
Originally Published:October 19, 2017