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Zigloo Domestique Shipping Container House is Up for Sale in Canada!
Posted By Bridgette Meinhold On March 12, 2012 @ 1:34 pm In Architecture,Cargotecture,carousel showcase,Sustainable Building | No Comments
Built out of 8 shipping containers, Zigloo Domestique  is a 3 story, 3 bedroom, 2 bath house in the suburbs of Victoria, Canada. The basement contains a large open rec room (which could be converted into 2 bedrooms), a bathroom, and a laundry room. The ground floor includes an open floor plan kitchen and dining area, and the upstairs contains the master suite, another bathroom, and a bedroom.
Designed for energy efficiency and sustainability, the home makes use of recycled shipping containers, soy-based spray foam insulation, a hot water on demand in-floor heating system, a green roof, and numerous recycled materials. Numerous decks expand the home’s living space into the outdoors, and passive natural ventilation is used for cooling in the warmer summer months. The house is now up for sale  with an asking price of $728,000.
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