Description: Since 2002, the Modular Dwelling Unit created by Lot-Ek has been an original pioneer in the shipping container molds world. Lot-Ek, are internationally renowned for adapting shipping containers and creating highly conceptual buildings out of them. It is all about creating comprehensive living spaces out of singular containers, which are flexible and which, have full mobility and scalability. Practicality wise, this unit has domestic functionality covered with kitchen, storage, recreational areas and private space. As for the aesthetic aspects, it is pleasing to say the least. Long bright coloured plywood, long horizontal windows in each sub-let and fluorescent lighting.
Number of Shipping Containers Used: Information to come
Credits to: Lot-Ek
Benefits: With so many people wishing they could live in different places all over the world, this container may be the perfect solution. Fully re-locatable, now that is what you call flexible! Lot-Ek are huge believers that not only are shipping containers more sustainable, but they have the strength and durability to match. As always with shipping containers, the construction time is shortened considerably and therefore the construction costs are decreased. Another benefit is the fact that singular module can be combined or stored with other modules to create a larger residence, or an entire residential community.
Investment: Information not provided
Time to build: Information not provided
For more information about building an entire house or granny flat from containers go to ‘Build a Container Home‘