3 Bedroom Shipping Container Home, Bruce Township, Michigan

Construction Process
About Three Squared

ProjectEbeling House
BuilderThree Squared, Inc.
Area 2,600 sf
LocationBruce Township, MI, USA

Description by Three Squared

The Ebeling House shipping container home is a unique hybrid construction utilizing both traditional lumber framing and shipping containers to create a spacious 2.5 bath, 3 bedroom shipping container home complete with open concept dining/living/kitchen, a home office, laundry room, a generously sized pantry, and an attached three car garage with a workshop.

Construction Process

About Three Squared

Three Squared, Inc. is a Detroit-based architecture and design firm whose revolutionary technology uses steel cargo shipping containers to build eye-catching and resilient mixed-use spaces, condominiums, and apartment complexes faster than traditional construction.

We help developers create luxurious structures whose design and style are only limited by imagination - not budget. Using our patented and patented pending industry leading technology and cut construction time  in half. Additionally, the reuse of shipping containers cuts down on waste, saves trees and provides a superior thermal barrier to lower building ongoing energy costs providing a highly sustainable building option.  

Benefits of building with shipping containers

  • Faster building, cuts construction time in over 50% and reduces delays
  • Sustainable and LEED certifiable
  • Stronger and more durable construction
  • Simplified project complexity and provides quoted prices, lowering change orders
  • More energy efficient. Energy efficiency: reducing energy costs by up to 70%
  • Meets all building & safety codes

Our team is best in class and offers in-house architectural design and full-service engineering. We manage projects from start to finish, navigating the Municipal Approval process at a 100% success rate... even in municipalities that have never approved this type of construction before. Finally, our fabrication team uses the many tricks of the trade we've learned over the years and proprietary information to source, prep, and modify these containers into exceptional buildings.

We work with developers looking to build a superior project while saving time, money, and participating in the biggest innovation in real estate of the last 100 years, while surpassing all building codes. 

Pre-development Through Preliminary Site Plan Approval
  • Site Visit
  • Code Review
  • Public Engagement Planning
  • Preliminary Design Package
  • Create Preliminary Timeline, Budget and Scope of Work
  • Schematic Design
  • Site Plan Approval

Design Development through Construction Documentation

Design Development Including Structural, Mechanical, Electrical, and Plumbing Engineering.
Consult with City Municipalities, Client, General Contractor, Architect & Engineers to produce design and construction documents for permit submissions. 
Construction Documents

Shipping Container Modification, Erection, and Construction Administration
  • Source containers
  • Provide cut sheets
  • Modify & prepare containers for delivery
  • Manage supply chain and delivery
  • Delivery and assembly of containers
  • Provide consulting to all trades, support permit inspections and on-site design-build issues through issuance of Certificate of Occupancy

Address2541 Trumbull, Detroit, MI 48216, United States
Phone+1 877-297-2572

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