Author: Alex Klein

No Money, No Home. Now what?

As the “Sustainable, Affordable ISBU Housing ” Guru, I get a lot of inquiries from young families. People ask me; “Why build a new house? Why shouldn’t we just go out and buy one? Wouldn’t that be much  easier?” It…

Adventure starts HERE!

It’s just madness, I tell you. Everyone and their brother is starting their ISBU builds. And that means that between emails, phones, messages and messenger, we’re getting pounded. LOL! I’m working on a new project that may be of interest…

Random acts of “Steel Stupidity”

After all of the conversations we’ve had about this topic, I’m still amazed that I see that “dreaded dragon” of ISBU construction popping up over and over again. We’ve spent years debunking this myth. Of course, I’m talking about the…

Building Corten Castles – Part One

Greetings, readers! Recently, we began working with a client who is beginning the process that will lead him to building ISBU (Shipping Container) based affordable rental housing in the Deep South. During the course of the consulting conversations with him,…

Happy Independence Day!

Hey Campers! I wanted to take a moment to wish every single one of you a terrific, safe, memorable 4th of July! Freedom has its life in the hearts, the actions, the spirit of men and so it must be…

Independence means Responsibility!

Greetings Campers! Now I know that you’re expecting another “Gather round the campfire whilst I tell ya a story about steel and determination”… But today we’ve put the welders down and picked up another set of tools… Campfires are now…