Is it a good idea to have entire concrete slab for residential construction?

I believe I want to start designing my own shipping container home. I am thinking of having most of the ground and driveway and more to be concrete except for maybe a small area of grass at front of lot. Just wanted to hear your opinions and ideas on mostly one large concrete slab for the home itself and also... show more I believe I want to start designing my own shipping container home. I am thinking of having most of the ground and driveway and more to be concrete except for maybe a small area of grass at front of lot. Just wanted to hear your opinions and ideas on mostly one large concrete slab for the home itself and also driveway etc....
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