- Square Footage: 1,210
- Levels: 2
- Bedrooms: 2
- Bathrooms: 2
- Carport: Has Carport
- Office: No
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The Stacked House is a 1,200-square-foot, 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom house. The living level is raised above the ground on a series of shipping containers. The containers form both structure for the house, covered parking as well as additional storage.A considerable amount of ‘free’ square footage. Shipping containers can be acquired for very little cost. As such, the house includes a considerable amount of ‘free’ square footage for storage, workshops, potting sheds, etc. The bedrooms are disposed on opposite ends of the house with public areas in between.
The house uses a hydronic, radiant heating and cooling system in the concrete floor. It is also designed for ample daylight and cross ventilation to maximize energy performance. All together, the material and energy systems are designed to be low up-front costs and low-operating costs. The Stacked House is designed to accommodate a range of desired finishes and appliances.