151 thoughts on “ The Shipping Container Cabin in Perspective ” Richard December 20, 2013 at 7:43 am. I’m glad you gave an honest evaluation of your whole building from concept to finished cabin. I have felt the cost was a lot more than traditional construction .
Planning to build your own log cabin can give you a feel good factor. But, don’t let the uncertainty around the cost of building a cabin put you off! If you haven’t yet started planning, then make sure to read beginner mistakes that cause log cabin projects to fail.. Then take a look at log home plans to make sure you have an idea of what you want …
This cabin I built on a quiet hill and it would probably make Thoreau proud. It's based on a standard A-Frame but with a convertible wall similar to one done by Deek, David Stiles, and Joe Everson.I've added a couple of features of my own and left out some options that didn't add much to what I needed.
Add More Storage. Add additional storage space to your log cabin with this simple interlocking Lean-To Option. Put those garden tools, mowers, garden furniture out of site keeping your cabin free from clutter.
Myth #1: Bamboo flooring is soft. The Truth: The first generation of bamboo floors to hit the market in the mid-1990s gave bamboo a bad reputation for being soft and susceptible to scratching and denting, but advances in manufacturing techniques over the years have actually made certain types of bamboo flooring far more durable than even the …
100 thoughts on “ Insulation Troubles ” Elizabeth Etheridge November 6, 2010 at 5:02 pm. I am enjoying your blog on the construction—just found it today. I would like your opinion of the the feasibility of a container house in central Alabama.
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Mark the walls to show the location of the floor joists. Cover the floor with 15-pound felt paper. For strength, run the strip flooring perpendicular to the joists.