The Texas-based Backcountry Containers company is one to watch.

By Perri Ormont Blumberg
July 25, 2019
Jon Meier / Backcountry Containers

Do you find yourself day dreaming about tiny homes? Has this been going on for five years and 300 HGTV episodes now?

Well, here's your chance to support a Texas company and make your big little dreams come to life. With Backcountry Containers, you can create your very own custom container home. Prices start at around $40,000 for a 20' container home whereas a multiple container home typically start at $100,000.

Jon Meier / Backcountry Containers

As writer Brittany Anas pointed out in a recent piece for, the company's owners, Jon and Kristen Meier star in the DIY Network show Containables. Worth noting, per Backcountry Containers' website, they "work mostly across the state of Texas, but occasionally take projects elsewhere." See examples of more Backcountry Containers projects below.

Jon Meier / Backcountry Containers
Jon Meier / Backcountry Containers

If farmhouse is your dream architectural style, Backcountry Containers even makes an 1,100-square-foot modern farmhouse as one of their signature tiny home builds. Check out the interior below (the exterior is featured as the lead photo at the top of this piece)

Kristen Meier / Backcountry Containers

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What do you think of the tiny home obsession? We're thinking we could make ourselves quite comfortable on the porch of that darling mordern farmhouse container home. Let the rocking chair reading sessions begin.