There are so many new ways yo make a home, one of the most popular ways to make a home is from containers. When it comes to building a home from a shipping container there are many things you must consider. You've probably searched various websites for guidance however many of the other Online guides miss out several very important steps. You see, safety is a huge factor when building a container home. I mean, you're probably going to have friends and family living in your container at some point! Afford-ability. Building a home from a container is extremely cost effective. If you've already searched into the cost of new or second hand container you obviously know what Im talking about. Design. You can easy and cheap decorate a shipping container to create a modern sleek look. Strength. Shipping containers are build extremely strong with few weak points making them a great starting point.