In San Jose, Costa Rica this container house is the result of a close collaboration between the architect and his clients, who went on to construct the building themselves.    The 1,000 square foot home is composed of two 40-feet used shipping containers set together with a raised mid section and clerestory windows.

Shipping Container Home in Costa Rica -- The project, named Containers of Hope, was designed by Benjamin Garcia Saxe and makes use of two shipping containers and plenty of windows.