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A shipping container is much stronger than traditional wood frame construction, inexpensive, and a great starting point to build a home or cabin.
If you have been following me for a while you will know I have posted a few great articles that went viral about shipping containers. If you missed them check them out before reading this article:
Shipping containers are worth their weight in gold in my opinion, they can be purchased for cheap. They are very strong compared to the light wood frame structures that are typically built with.
They are a great starting point for above-ground structures like a home or cabin. However, I don’t recommend burying shipping containers to make a bunker. It’s just not worth the risk.
See how you could build a cabin retreat or even a home out of one in the tutorial below. I think you are going to like this one.
If you can’t at the moment I would recommend bookmarking or even printing this out.
Bonus: How To Grow a Backyard Supermarket
Having a backyard supermarket will allow you to grow pork and beef, chicken, organic eggs, non-GMO fresh fruits and veggies, including all the essential components you need to make your food staples, desserts, and even drinks.
If you are willing to put in a little elbow grease, this isn't too good to be true. The good news is that some of this can be automated.
Our great-grandfathers and great-grandmothers did this every single day. It's called "homesteading", and it can help you save money on food, furniture, tools, clothes, and much more!
This is as self-sufficient as it gets. Watch this eye-opening video to learn more:
Homesteading will take you back to the roots of your ancestors. It's not only a healthy, stress-reducing pursuit, it's a lifestyle.