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Could shipping containers be recycled as shelters for homeless?

The search for an answer to the homeless situation continues and some have suggested converting shipping containers into temporary shelters.

Could this be an idea that the City and County seriously consider? 315 more words



Here’s a pile of shipping containers.  I don’t know why they are all piled here.  Maybe they are new, or old, or waiting to be loaded or in storage or who knows!   11 more words


Homeowners at Last

This morning we signed the paper (singular) that makes us homeowners.  It took almost 4 months for this to happen.  We learned you must have a lot of patience to complete the process without losing your mind.  468 more words


Back in Boquete - finally!

No, I did not drop off the face of the earth.  We went to the States for several weeks for some really, really good reasons. 826 more words


skit: a cross-shaped micro-home

Skit is a concept home designed by Georgian architect, Dachi Papuashvili. His goal was to create a single-person home using waste construction materials and sustainable measures for generating heat, water, and electricity. 230 more words

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Caterpillar House: Shipping Containers Meet Modern Design

Built for an art collector, the Caterpillar House, is of exceptional function and design. This home, built by architect, Sebastián Irarrázaval, is located in Santiago, Chile. 60 more words


As Melbourne settles into spring, and summer looms just around the corner we’re gearing up for what will undoubtedly be a hot and steamy summer. As a true Melbournian I love discovering all that Melbourne has to offer during the summer months and take note I’m about to share with you a couple of the hidden gems and hottest places to retreat.

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