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Art of Elevated Living – Container Home Tour

Check out this video made by The Art of Elevated Living youtube channel. Carl gives an in-depth tour of the ...
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HBA Home Tour – Oct. 15th-17th

Come Visit our Ramona 40', Teahouse 20', SADU City 20' and new Office 320 models at the HBA home tour ...
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Feature in Portland Home Builder’s Association Magazine

Check out our latest issue featured in Portland's very own Home Builders Association Magazine! Carl Coffman explains how Relevant Buildings ...
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Watch Carl Break Down the Shop to Site Set-Up Process of the De Lux 40′

Watch Carl of Relevant Buildings Company walk through the conversion process of the De Lux 40' container home model in ...
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Video Tour – How RBC Repurposes Shipping Containers into Homes

Watch owner Carl Coffman tour Relevant Building Company's innovative tiny container home models, which are all building code compliant. Carl ...
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Shipping Container Home In Oregon

3 Affordable and Stylish Shipping Container Homes Sprout Up in Oregon

They’ve traveled across vast oceans. Now they will provide shelter for a buyer who loves their stylish vision. Three homes ...
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This business owner builds homes out of shipping containers

Oregon City, OR - Carl Coffman is betting that in the near future, people will want to live in shipping ...
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Making Homes out of Used Shipping Containers

PORTLAND, OR (KATU) - In celebration of Earth Day, KATU highlights a local builder who is tackling one of the ...
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Oregon City business transforms old shipping containers into state-of-the-art-homes

PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) - Oregon is known for making strides in sustainability. But there is one local man who’s making ...
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Saint Helens Condos

We are so excited to introduce our St. Helens Condos coming Summer 2021! Oregon’s first ever container complex will contain eight 640 sq ft units, each designed to be UBC compliant. These modern and dynamic condos will include 1Bed/1Bath with a beautiful balcony or patio overlooking the 6th Street Park. The light and spacious units will be equip with vinyl floors, a laundry room, kitchen and private parking. Pricing for these units is to be determined.


Montana – De Lux 45′

Although Relevant Buildings is currently only operating in Oregon & Washington, we recently finished our first project in Three Forks, Montana! One of our awesome clients, Justin, was able to complete all of the site preparation (excavation, foundation, utility hook-up) on his own while we transported the finished containers from our shop here in Oregon City. Finished photos to come!

Portland Youth Builders


We are so excited to share our new partnership with Portland Youth Builders which gives their students an opportunity to get hands-on experience in the construction industry. Portland Youth Builders is a non-profit organization that has helped thousands of young people change their lives through a combination of education, vocational training, counseling, career development, and long term support.