Architect Francis Kirkpatrick and Engineer George Runkle collaborated to design two of these shipping container homes in downtown Atlanta, Georgia. The original shipping container house (colored brown) was constructed by g a d Design, and was started in 2006, while the newer addition (colored white) was completed 2011.
The second Atlanta Shipping Container House (2.0) has a slightly altered design when compared to the original home. The second container home now has a balcony on the top floor, and the top floor now has a completely open floor plan.
Land Area: 2,160 sq. ft. (200 m2) each lot
Built Area: 1,900 sq. ft. (176 m2) + basement garage of 650 sq. ft. (60 m2) each home
Year Built: 2007 (brown) and 2011 (white)
Courtesy Of: Runkle Consulting.