Architect Wesley James – Managed to Make Apartment-Container. The apartment is not always a matter of towering buildings with concrete or similar material. A successful innovation done by an architect from the United States. What kind of innovation?
Wesley James is the architect who managed to make the apartment of a pile of old containers were transformed into apartments like luxury apartments. As quoted from Dwell, a building made of stacks of containers have been prepared in occupied for lodging. Designed and built by StarkJames, in Phoenix, USA, StarkJames have forged eight apartments with one bedroom.
The idea of Building apartments of old containers have inspired hundreds of thousands of unused shipping containers in this port city. That’s what pushed them architects to use it as a very dynamic media.
Architect James Wesley said that usually houses made of container suitable for use by a single family. In designing this building, architect Wesley very extra careful to not break the code of each container. Container then joined and fitted with insulation, wiring, plumbing, windows, and wallpaper.
The apartment is 740 square feet will be leased at a price of USD1.000 per month starting December 28, 2016. “We are proud of the construction cost is cheaper than conventional construction,” said James.