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Bad Blogger
120 gallon Propane tank being delivered kept the container livable over the winter, and vost about $450 for the season. I should get a F for keeping everyone up to date, so I do apologize. The truth of the matter is I pretty much hibernated for the winter, ...

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Instant hot water
 Long over due update. Things have been a lil slow out on the Mesa. Mostly hiking, and happy hours. Until recently when I realized old man winter was creeping in fast. Finally got around to installing the tankless hot water heater, which required cutting an...

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Water in the container home

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Spigot
 Finally after many months of living outta buckets and gallon jugs. I finally got running water in the home. The maze of hot and cold water lines has been run through the interior walls, which worked out great lot less worry of the pipes freezing this winte...

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New solar set-up on the container home.

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Lights on!
All is good on the homestead. Been busy running wires, and constantly thinking, and making changes to the next project. Want everything to be in order before the interior walls go up. Also started growing started a few experiments growing potatoes and onion...

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White
Yup its true! Large steel containers get extremely hot! Even thick insulation has troubles fighting off them temps, so decided to paint the whole container the same elastomeric paint that I painted the roof with.   Dropped the temps a good 30 degrees on the...

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Moving along
 Ignore the mess. For the passed 2 weeks families been up from Tucson and the containers been used as guest house a kitchen, and storage for vast amounts of building supplies that slowly disappear into the structure then get replenished after frequent trips...

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Cutting windows

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Windows
In the very early stages of the build I had no plans of windows just small tube skylights, but after much consideration I believe I would have gone bananas not being able to peer outside at the approaching storm.  Days of scouring the internet for the perfe...
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