In the beginning…
So I suppose the beginning is a good place to start in the tale of my storage container home.. so for a bit more about my background, and love of architecture, community building and ‘upcycling’ in building- you're better to jump to the 'About page’ and then return here.
The starting point- a house in the leafy suburb of Eltham, traditionally the home of mudbrick building in Melbourne.
It is a house that has ‘good bones’ but was built in the 1950's and has only had minor work done.
House prior to container extension
The first stage of the project (aside from replacing those leaky windows) is going to be creating an office space / guest bedroom/ensuite out of a converted shipping container.
Currently the main considerations are
Materials to source/investigate for the project are
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