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Cost: $93,000 Base Price

Square Footage: 480 square foot

This 2 story model boasts simple luxury with an open feel and deck perfect for a morning coffee or entertaining.  
- Open studio floor plan offered in two height options (8’ and 9’6”)
- 2 studio bedrooms
- 1 bathroom

- First story: 40’ L x 8’ W x 8’ H
- Second story: 20’ L x 8’ W x 8’ H   



ekō Homes are built with an up-cycled shipping container consisting of corrosive resistant high-strength, low-alloy, corten steel coated with a marine grade enamel. Upon arrival into the manufacturing facility, The container is touched up with wire brush and sanded removing any impurities before being cleaned. Once cleaned a primer coating is added to the container prior to an added coat of exterior grade paint.

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  • Container Types Utilized:
    Level 1: 1 Trip 40’ x 8’ x 8’ ISO Container
    Level 2: 1 Trip 20’ x 8’ x 8’ ISO Container  

    Exterior Length:
    Exterior Height: 16’
    Exterior Width:  8’

    First Floor:
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    Second Floor:
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    (1 - 40’ Container Finished + 1 -20’ Container Finished)

Container - Specifications


Sherwin Williams: DTM Metal Acrylic Bonding Primer

Direct to Metal water-based acrylic Bonding Primer applied to the exterior of the container as a protective coating to maintain long life of the container.

Sherwin Williams: Exterior Grade Multi-Acrylic Paint – Multiple colors and finishes available.

Interior: Sherwin Williams: Pro Mar 200 Zero VOC Latex Paint

Complies with LEED, MPI, GREEN GUARD, Environmental Institute (GEI) and other green guidelines and regulations. Anti-microbial agents inhibit the growth of mold and mildew on the paint surface.

Exterior Windows:

Vinyl Single Hung Weld in Window: High performance Low-E + Argon gas filled insulated glass for heightened thermal energy efficiency with Four-point welded vinyl main frame attached to steel framing.

Exterior Doors:

Clear Low-E Glass Brick mold, Double PaneDoors Attached to steel framing.

Interior Doors:

36” x 80” Barn Door – 0.25” x 4’ x 8’Poplar Sanded Plywood trimmed with 1”x 4” Pine attached by Sliding Track Hardware Kit

36” x 80” 6 panel Hollow Core MoldedComposite Single Pre-hung Interior Door

Interior Framing: 2”x4” Wood Framed Stud Walls throughout unit.

Insulation: ASTM C518 R value

Ceiling / Floor: R-22 Closed Cell FoamInsulation
2-ComponentPoly/Iso closed-cell polyurethane spray foam.

Walls: R-15 Faced Batt InsulationFiberglas Batt insulation, Green guard gold certified

Wall Systems:

Finish Level:
Level 4

Drywall Type 1: 0.5” Fire resistant gypsum board; 0.5”.

Drywall Type 2: 0.5” Water resistant gypsum board.

Flooring: Laminate Flooring - Waterproof for 24 hours; 10 mm total thickness including foam backer and Vapor Barrier.

24” Vanity with Stainless Steel bowl Single Lever Handle Lavatory Faucet
30”x 60” Acrylic Alcove Shower
Ergonomic Toilet 1.6 GPM
40 CFM Exhaust Fan, UL Listed and HVI-2100 Certified.

25”x 22” Single Hole Stainless Steel Sink with Pull Down Single Lever Single Mount Faucet.

Cabinet / Countertops:
1”Butcher Block Countertop
24"Wall Cabinet
30"x12" Wall Cabinet
12"Double Door Wall Cabinet
12"Base cabinet
24"Base Cabinet
30"Base Cabinet
36"Base Cabinet
30"Wall Cabinet Gray (Water Heater)
30”x 60” Kitchen Island (Available in Loggia Model)

9.8-cu ft Top-Freezer Refrigerator
1.6Cu Ft. Over the Range MicrowaveDrop-in
4 Burner Electric Cooktop 24 Inch Electric Radiant Cooktop

18,000BTU Mini-Split Unit with an energy efficient 22 SEER Rating Dual split, Wall Mounted, with Remote Control and WifiControl.

Water Heater:
ElectricTankless Water Heater 220V
99.8% Energy efficient, tankless, Compact design with digital temperature control in increments of 1° F ranging from 80° F to 140° F.

Water Pressure Rating: 50 psi (max 80 psi)

Water Piping: High-Density Cross-Linked Polyethylene (HDPE) PEX piping

Waste Piping: Highly-Durable Schedule-40 PVC Piping

Waste Openings: 2 (Stemmed Down Through Floor)

Vent Openings: 3 (Stemmed Down Through Floor)

Water Intake Port: 1 (Stemmed Down Through Floor)

Shut Off-Valves: At all fixtures

Plumbing Testing:

Water Supply Pressure Test - IPC 312.5  

Water Tightness Test - IRC P2503.5.2  

Testing of Back flow Prevention Assemblies- IPC 312.9  

DWV System Test - IPC 312.2 and 312.3  

Window Leak Test - Internal Standard 8.6.2

200 Amp Load System: 20-Space, 40-Circuit Outdoor Main Breaker Plug-On Neutral Load Center.

Hardwired Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Detectors: Photo electric smoke sensor and carbon monoxide detectors.Tamper-resistant with 9V backup battery.

Ceiling Lights: 6" Slim Recessed Lighting withjunction Box

Exterior Lights: Exterior LED Wall Sconce Light

Exterior: Duplex Receptacle: Weather resistant outdoor 20 amp 125 volt self grounding outlet

Interior Duplex Receptacle Outlets: 15 amp, 125 volt tamper resistant outlets.

Interior Duplex GFCI Receptacle Outlets: 15 amp, 125 volt tamper resistant outlets.

Range Receptacle: Wall mounted, 50 amp, 125/250 volt, Nema 14-50R.

Refrigerator Receptacle: Wall mounted, 15 amp, 125 volt.

Television/Data Jacks: Category 5e jack for ethernet,internet, phone. UL listed 2.4 GHz plated jack for A/V components, fromstandard TV to satellite TV.

Electrical Testing:
Dielectric Test - NEC 550.17 a
Continuity Test NEC 550.17 b
Polarity Test NEC 550.17 b
Electrical Operational Test NEC 550.17 b