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Coming home to a shipping container

The shipping-container home of Ms Volker and Ms Irmscher. Such homes are now very popular as eco-friendly practices begin to influence market trends.

New York

TIM Steele stood outside a pair of orange shipping containers on a hillside about two hours north-west of New York City. The large metal cargo door swung wide to reveal a small mudroom inside the corrugated walls, and beyond that an expansive living room, kitchen and small...

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