Shipping containers find new life as homes
Inexpensive and abundant, they’re turning into affordable housing
By Roger O’Neil
Updated: 8:52 a.m. ET May 4, 2007
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – This takes a little inside- and a whole lot of outside-the-box thinking. What looks like and lives like a house is actually a shipping container.
“I call it my bunker,” says Rosalynn Kearney of her container home.