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Tillamook Play Video In this video, Jon Meier, Backcountry Container’s Founder, talks through the build process from starting with a container to final installation. Backcountry Containers built this beautiful luxury 40ft shipping container home, located just minutes away from the Pacific Ocean in Oceanside, Oregon. The floor plan (“floorplan B” for the Kennedy Model) includes […]

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The Mason is a 2 bed, 2 bath home that showcases how containers can be combined in unique ways to create a one-of-a-kind home. This build combines four 40ft containers and features exterior cladding, a rooftop deck, and built-in bunk beds

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Open Spaces

Open Spaces is a 2 bed, 1 bath home that combines a  traditional stick build with two 40ft containers. The containers for this build were kept exposed instead of being painted to add to the industrial style of the home. In addition, this build has a spacious kitchen and living area that opens into a

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Modern Side Stack

Modern Side Stack is a unique custom home that features two 40ft containers welded together and another 40ft container positioned parallel. The containers are connected by a covered driveway. This home has many unique features including exterior cladding and two large deck spaces with an enclosed patio area.

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Bosque Bungalow

As one of our largest custom builds, the Bosque Bungalow this mix of containers and a traditional stick build offers 3 beds and 2 baths within its 19000 SQFT space. The home is unique as it is powered by solar panels, has an interior spiral staircase, and custom built-in bunk beds. The perfect home for

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A Family Build

A home that sits on our family property in Texas, this home was crafted as an in-law suite for when our out-of-town family would visit. This 1 bed, 1 bath two-story home features an outdoor shower, exterior cladding, and a rooftop deck. This build was created from a single 40ft container and a single 20ft

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Modern Farmhouse

One of our most iconic builds, The Modern Farmhouse combines a classic A-frame stick build with two 40ft containers. This home features 3 beds, 2 baths, and a large open-concept kitchen and living space. The details of this build like the custom-built front porch swing, refurbished clawfoot tub, and exposed beams within the A-frame bring

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Staggered Containers

The inspiration for our Clark Standard Model, this home combines two 40 ft containers that allow for 2 beds, 2 baths, and an expanded kitchen and living space. This build also featured a rooftop deck with a garden area and a see-through fireplace that was installed on one of the exterior walls in the living

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