Located in Nederland , Colorado, can be found this spectacular residence built with shipping containers of 140m2 (1500 sq ft).
This residential house follows the strategy of trying to reduce the average size of the American family house, adding also environmental strategies ( photovoltaic panels and recycled materials ), remember that the size also influences on the ecology.
The house is built over a rock flying over the Colorado landscape, offering an excellent sight of the surroundings.
The use of recycled materials in construction includes the use of the shipping containers, but only 2 of 40 feet size has been used, anyway the final space obtained is bigger, between the 2 containers a covered and enclosed space has been left .
The containers include: bedrooms, bathrooms, an office, the laundry and the kitchen; the central space is devoted to the hall, a lounge and a dining room. Upstairs there’s a loft bedroom with a bed oriented to the great sights.