Architect Benjamin Garcia Saxe removed most of the inward-facing walls from the two containers and placed them about a hallway's width apart. The material from the walls then became a roof and clerestory window for the hallway, which keeps the interior bright and cool, while the slightly expanded footprint keeps the whole thing from feeling too cramped.

The Container of Hope: Designed For People, Not Stuff

Architect Benjamin Garcia Saxe removed most of the inward-facing walls from the two containers and placed them about a hallway's width apart. The material from the walls then became a roof and clerestory window for the hallway, which keeps the interior bright and cool, while the slightly expanded footprint keeps the whole thing from feeling too cramped.

1950s home - There's just something about those slanted ceilings hung with George Nelson bubble lamps, those slanted clerestory windows... still looks modern & chic over half a century later.

1950s home - There's just something about those slanted ceilings hung with George Nelson bubble lamps, those slanted clerestory windows... still looks modern & chic over half a century later.

The floor plan, roof line, windows and more bear a striking resemblance to the next home that resides in my mind... desiretoinspire.net - White, light and dappled shade

The floor plan, roof line, windows and more bear a striking resemblance to the next home that resides in my mind... desiretoinspire.net - White, light and dappled shade

Love the clerestory windows, the spaciousness and natural wood floors in this Palm Springs Kitchen via sfgirlbybay

Love the clerestory windows, the spaciousness and natural wood floors in this Palm Springs Kitchen via sfgirlbybay

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