Inside an Amazing Home Made of Shipping Containers: This House Is the Ship!

May 5th 2015

Yahoo.com

Sid Lipsey

Turning shipping containers into homes is a hot trend now, but Matt Mooney has been been thinking about building his unusual, amazing dream house since he was a kid.

“I’ve always loved shipping containers,” Matt Mooney, a commercial architect with Corgan’s Dallas office, tells Yahoo Makers. He says ever since he was a kid reading science fiction authors H.G. Wells and Jules Verne, he wanted to live in a machine-like house. Two years ago, he and his wife, a retired nurse, decided to take the plunge. “I’d been thinking about it for a long time,” he says. “And we finally got around to doing it.

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