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Shipping Container Home In Hawaii

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container? Could happen and it’s what has you talking tonight. KITV4 got a peek inside what could be the future of micro housing in Hawaii. The demonstration project on the grounds of

Honolulu Hale by the nonprofit group FACE is showing off a 20′ by 8′ shipping container, transformed into a dwelling unit for five people. There’s room for bunkbeds and a desk

inside, but no bathrooms or kitchen facilities. It cost about $11,000 to to make it livable. Could this be the answer to the our housing crunch? Solomon DuPont says, quot;Amazing Idea! Create

more of these and then just make a public restroom area for all to share. This is a great start.quot; Michael Guerrero writes, quot;Nice . better then sleeping on the streets.quot;

But Denise Crosby counters, quot;I don’t get the great appeal. It has no bathroom or kitchen. I can’t imagine living without runny water, if only to wash my hands. No facilities means they

would need to be erected like a wagon train at night, with Porta Toilets barbecue grills or cooking implements, of course trash disposal. I can imagine them turning into

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