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The house of steel

Nederland man builds dwelling using metal shipping containers
Andrew McMullin used one shipping container for two bedrooms and a pair of bathrooms in his Nederland home. Another container holds the kitchen.
Andrew McMullin wasn’t the first to use storage containers to build a home. The container home, seen in Corrales, N.M., was conceived as living quarters for workers in poor areas in Mexico along the U.S. border.

The house of steel

Andrew McMullin used one shipping container for two bedrooms and a pair of bathrooms in his Nederland home. Another container holds the kitchen.
Andrew McMullin wasn’t the first to use storage containers to build a home. The container home, seen in Corrales, N.M., was conceived as living quarters for workers in poor areas in Mexico along the U.S. border.
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