Container house is a light steel-frame, sandwich panels for building envelope materials, space in a standard module series component bolted, a new concept of environmental protection budget mobile homes. Can be easily assembled and disassembled, realizes the General standardization of temporary structures, establishing the concept of environmental protection and energy saving, efficient buildings, temporary housing into a series of development, integrated production, matching supply, inventory and styling products that can be used several times.

Container House first emerged in the United States, dating back to the early days of automobiles and electric road trip. It comes from a travel trailer-a small unit on wheels, often used for camping.

The emergence of this type of house is because housing mobility needs. The House was mainly sold to groups that are uncertain, nature of work life for mobile, fixed houses are not very appropriate.

Starting from in the 1950 of the 20th century, the container house was extended into affordable housing, establishment and placed in one place for a long time, even with stone foundations of permanent installation. This was the width is 8 feet or less of the housing units, but in 1956, the 10-foot (3-meter) wide housing with the new term “mobile home” was introduced. This House is rectangular, made from painted aluminum, rather than a travel trailer that streamlined shape, usually painted after Assembly. This helps to distinguish between mobile homes and travel trailers.

In the 50 ‘s, housing activity begins in vogue in Europe, which began to develop in the 60 ‘s to Canada, Japan and other developed countries. Housing activity in 60 of the last century in China, the earliest time mainly used for temporary housing, with the development of products and activities gradually for offices, guard posts, warehouses, and so on.

After 2000, the real estate industry rapid development began, container houses development opportunities occur.