Around the world, a lot of shipping containers are used in modern architecture sector, but you might not have come across such an elegant piece for a swimming pool. Canadian company Honomobo has upcycled shipping containers into chic swimming pools that can be installed or relocated easily. Dubbed as Modpool, it comes in ready-to-use configuration, and it includes glass window on the side. In addition to that, this shipping container pool and spa allows controlling water temperature, jets and the on-board color-changing LED lights from the companion logic app.
Measuring 8 feet x 20 feet, this shipping container pool is designed to fit different needs of the users. It can be converted into hot tub just by inserting a divider, and vice-versa. The pool uses 400000 BTU/hour MasterTemp heater that raises water temperature 30 Degree Celsius per hour at -10 Degree Celsius. There is also an ultraviolet water sanitation system to keep it safe for everyone.
Modpools can be installed above the ground, partially or completely buried in-ground. Re-purposing shipping containers to create beautiful and functional swimming pools is a worthy idea, so if you are thinking to install a swimming pool at home, this is good choice. As per its official website, pricing for these smart pools starts from US$26,900, while the CAD drawings are available for US$35,000.