The missile silo is leftover from the beginning of the Cold War and is designed to survive nuclear explosions, earthquakes, blizzards and nearly any other disaster imaginable.
Made of two shipping containers, the structure is New Orleans’ first shipping container home, says real estate agent Natalie Lafont of Talbot Historic Properties.
Living in less than 1,000 square feet is usually reserved for someone just starting out on their own. However, a growing group of people are choosing to live in smaller homes, even if they can afford something bigger.
Everything is detailed in the home, from the hand-painted murals covering the walls, custom molding and millwork down to the nickel-plated hardware.