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SHIPPING CONTAINER WORKSHOP

Come join us and learn how to make your home out of a shipping container. Early Bird pricing is $2,500. Space is limited so sign up today.

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SHIPPING CONTAINER WORKSHOP
SHIPPING CONTAINER WORKSHOP

Time & Location

Jul 15, 2019, 9:00 AM – Jul 19, 2019, 5:00 PM

Black Hills Homestead, Spearfish, SD, USA

About the event

Learning Objectives

Attendees who participate in the workshop will learn about:

• Work site safety

• Building codes and permitting

• Solar (PV) design and installation

• Other off-grid design considerations (water/sewer)

• How to find containers

• How to have the containers delivered to your site

• Siting the container

• Permanent vs. temporary location considerations

• Foundation options

• Windows and door design and structural considerations

• Interior layouts

• Material choices – light vs. heavy, cheap vs. expensive

• Keeping the container watertight

• Basic framing techniques

• Basic electric wiring

• Basic plumbing (greywater/composting toilet/conventional)

• Insulation options

• Interior finishes

Tools you will learn to use and operate:

• Plasma cutter

• Welder

• Grinders

• Pneumatic nailers

• Numerous hand and power tools

Tickets

  • Early Bird

    $2,500.00

Total

$0.00

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