Charming California cottage built from three shipping containers

Published: August 31, 2015 · Updated: September 27, 2017

The trend of repurposing shipping containers to create beautiful homes and cottages appears to be growing, and it’s no wonder why. Shipping containers are cheap, practical, and there’s no shortage of them. In fact, the containers in this gallery were turned into a charming Southern California cottage for just $160,000. With that kind of budget, who wouldn’t consider building their very own shipping container cabin?