$450K shipping container home in Ferndale may be the new trend

Excerpt: Its two-story, modern design stands out in the older neighborhood of many  ranches and bungalows.

Inside the front door, a floating staircase tailored from wood and steel leads  up to the living room, dining room and kitchen (the bedrooms and laundry are on the first floor).

Floor-to-ceiling sliding glass doors at one end of the second-story’s open floor plan lead onto a balcony that overlooks the backyard. The kitchen features tiled backsplashes and a custom-made island made of reclaimed wood.

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