Love Container Homes specialises in architectural and engineering services for shipping container projects. We provide architectural planning, structural engineering, MEP Engineering, and 3D visualization services to homeowners and builders in USA and Canada. From initial concepts to permit ready stamped drawings, Love Container Homes provides a one-stop solution for all your planning and design needs.
We service all 50 states of the USA. We service multiple provinces of Canada too.
Yes, we offer one-on one telephonic consultation. We understand that every homeowner’s journey is unique. Our consultation packages are tailored to your needs at different stages of your container home project. Know more here.
No, we are not builders. But we do have reputed partner builders who specialize in shipping container projects across multiple locations in US and Canada. Please tell us more about your project so that we can assist you better.
If you are ready to start planning and permitting phase of your project, and need an official price and service quote, please tell us more about your project here.
If you are still exploring your options and seeking assistance from an expert who can guide you and answer your doubts, you can book a consultation here.
Yes we sell premade plans. Please visit our shop to view our premade plans.
The answer can vary depending on the city and county of the project. Generally speaking, you would need, a full set of architectural plans (floor plans, elevation plans, section plans, container cut-out plans), Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing plans, and structural plans to pull permits.
Yes, we can surely develop your concept further into a full set of permit drawings.
Depending upon the scale and complexity of the project, planning and engineering can take 15 days to 3 months. We will provide you an ETA while send in you a quote.
Yes, we can assist you with structural engineering. Just share your project details with us, and we will get back to you with every assistance.
You should start the planning and permitting phase of your project at least 8 to 9 months before the date of commencement of construction. This strategy will provide you an ample of time to creatively engage with your project and manage all the logistics of the preparation process like purchasing containers, finalizing builders, etc.
It is generally advised to purchase the land before starting the planning phase of the project. However, if you do not want to waste the time, we can start by developing concept plans for the project. This process generally takes about three weeks. Once the concepts are ready and the land is finalized, we can work towards marrying both together.
Yes of course we can. As a part of our one-on-one consultation service, we also liaison with local building and zoning departments to ensure complete compliance for your project.
We reach out and explain your project to them and find out whether the project is feasible or not.
Yes, we can develop commercial project. Please reach out to us here.
We do not sell containers directly. We have trusted partner vendors across all major cities of the US and Canada, who deal in all sorts of containers. They also offer discounts to Love Container Homes’s clients. Please share your container requirements here.