Turning a Shipping Container into a Workshop

Posted by Blair Weilnau on May 10, 2017 10:56:56 AM

In Welding, Welding Projects, Homesteadonomics

Joe Mooney Container Project

Joe Mooney, owner of Homesteadonomics YouTube channel, has created some amazing projects around his homestead. Joe focuses on DIY projects like gardening, preparedness and permaculture. With the help of a Forney 190 MP and a 250 P+ plasma cutter, he has built some pretty impressive things, including an industrial piano stool, shipping container turned workshop and welding cart for his 190 MP machine. Check out his shipping container turned workshop series!

Part 1: Cutting the container


   



Part 1.5: Converting to a mini container

 

  




Part 2: Doors and foundation blocks 

 




Part 3: Windows, doors and trusses

 




Part 4: Windows and paint

 




Part 5: Roofing, awning and framing interior walls

 




Part 6: Insulation and finishing the walls

 




Part 7: Lights and outlets installed

 

Want to see what's happening with the new workshop? Follow @homesteadonomics on YouTube or Instagram!