Gallery: EcoTech Builds Breathtaking Shipping Container Home in the Hea...

 
The Mojave Desert has joined other locations around the world in welcoming shipping containers into its architectural fabric starting with this breathtaking beauty of a home. Architect Walter Scott Perry, Principal of Ecotech and engineer Erinc Engheben, President of 44 West Construction have recently finished the hybrid house (a.k.a. the Tim Palen Studio) at Shadow Mountain near Joshua Tree, California. The 2,300 sq ft one bedroom residence was constructed at half the cost of other locally available prefab alternatives and exceeds California’s strict energy code requirements by 50 percent!

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  1. laurel October 10, 2012 at 10:41 pm

    This is awesome. Thank you, eco, for paving the way to the difficult process of meeting CA’s standards for permit.

  2. agaulion March 23, 2012 at 5:29 pm

    please send me via email other houses models
    includ/ prices per sq foot
    3/2 aroun 1200 s feet
    thanks

  3. Avari May 31, 2011 at 8:05 pm

    You’re the one with the brinas here. I’m watching for your posts.

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