Container homes south africa
Welcome to New Living, the exciting alternative to conventional building methods like bricks and mortar and prefab homes using modular building techniques like New Living container homes. We strive to offer the South African market an exciting, affordable and beautiful way of building their homes. We specialise in converting New Living containers, and combining it with light steel framework to come up with creative designs that can be built anywhere in South Africa.
When you take the big step of building your own home, it’s always comforting to know that you are dealing with a company that can assist you from A – Z. For this reason New Living created a few packaged options which we refer to as Standard Designs. Container homes are perfect for weekend homes, holiday homes, granny flats, work-from-home offices and communal living spaces. These designs can be bought off plan, which makes your decision process easy.
We also understand the complexities of building regulations, financing, local council, permits, and all the rest. You can rest assured when you work with us, we will hold your hand from beginning to end, until you are a proud owner of a unique and beautiful new living space.
Of course there are always the option to work with us on your customised design. We have partnered with The Fresh Lab, an architect company renowned for it’s green and innovative designs across South Africa. We will assist you with creating your dream home, using alternative building methods that won’t break the bank.
Lastly it’s important to note that you can decide to build a permanent or non-permanent fixture. Non-permanent homes won’t be financed through the local banks, but if you have disposable cash, you can build your home to be completely self-sustainable using alternative energy and plumbing methods. This is a great option for remote places and for people who really want to enjoy the simple life and break away from it all from time to time.