Gallery: Sunset Idea House: Hybrid Architecture’s Yellow Shipping Conta...

Sunset Magazine endorsed shipping container architecture at the beginning of this month when they unveiled the 2011 Sunset Idea House at their annual Celebration Weekend in Menlo Park. Designed by Seattle-based Hybrid Architecture and built by One Build in Klamath Falls, the compact modular house made from recycled shipping containers shows off small space living. The bright yellow home is capable of sleeping up to four people, is powered by a rooftop solar system, and can easily be transported and relocated if necessary.

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  1. Rheea Mariea January 25, 2014 at 12:49 pm

    The bathroom/shower is facing the kitchen?
    Total YUCK FACTOR!

  2. lise November 6, 2011 at 3:51 pm

    Is it possible to get permits easily in cities in Ca?

  3. Jackfromhomes-one July 5, 2011 at 3:12 am

    It’s a waste of energy! We all do these types of mistakes in our daily life. Getting a power strip is a also a great idea. I am also thinking to get a power strip.

  4. June 16, 2011 at 9:21 am

    did that 59K include the landscaping and deck?

  5. Stacey106 June 15, 2011 at 11:18 am

    Fabulous!! I’d love to put one in my yard….

  6. Greenfab June 13, 2011 at 1:40 pm

    View more of Hybrid’s PREFAB design at You can even purchase the cool modular, prefab homes.

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