Here’s a single container building used as a sports center that could easily be a small home. I really like the second metal roof. Shipping containers are water tight but a second roof like this can keep it cooler on hots days and help lengthen the building’s life. ‘safmarine container sports center’ is a recycled […]
Now that’s sustainable! It’s an earthen home in Washington’s Independence Valley. “The funky, individualistic two-story home was built by Gregory Crawford, who works at nearby Rising River Farm — and travels during the farm’s off season (having no mortgage helps, no doubt). He gained permission to build there by asking the landowner…” Read more at Lloyd’s […]
Kent (tinyhouseblog.com) discovers he has tiny house neighbors living just minutes away. “The home sits on 50 acres on the west side of Healdsburg, California. You would never find it without directions, but it is only 10 minutes from town. Cat and Pacifico’s house is still being completed, but they have been living in it […]
Cute little tiny house made from mostly recycled materials. “While it measures a tiny 160 sq.ft., the compact space provides almost everything a person needs for a comfortable life in the woods.” Read more about this Gypsy Wagon in the Woods.
Architect designed cabin with large sliding steel doors for securing the cabin when alone in the wilderness. Interior is warm with lots of wood. “On Salt Spring Island in British Columbia lies a tiny one-room cabin, a finely detailed retreat from Seattle-based Olson Kundig Architects. Its sleek design and kinship with nature make an elegant […]
Cool small house with unique shape. “Long and narrow configurations – open along their long edges and oriented lengthwise from east to west – naturally block out glaring morning and evening light while allowing diffused north and low-in-winter south light to enter.” via Slice of Paradise: Crafty Cabin Looks Like a Giant Cut Log
Comfortable camping option built from a 20-foot shipping container. “King County Parks welcomes people inside their new container camping pods in a demonstration in downtown Seattle.The pod camping unit is made out of an old 20 foot shipping container and mounted on a trailer.” See more of this Shipping Container Camping Pod.
Here’s a beautiful tiny house built by Abel from Zyl Vardos. Photo by Scott Haydon. “I love my tiny house. If it was not for downsizing I would not be nearly as happy. My business would not have had such an opportunity to grow. I would not be in a community living situation that I […]
Here’s a professionally designed and built small home that runs about $125 a square foot. “The first of their tiny homes is the ClearSpace Casita. This 432 square foot home includes a studio space that can accommodate a murphy bed/storage wall, work area, or built in display/book shelf. There is also space for a compact […]
The interior details of Christopher and Merete’s completed tiny house can now be seen. Looks amazing. “Christopher and Merete own a tiny house on some of the most beautiful land in Colorado. One hundred miles southwest of Denver, fifteen minutes down a gravel road just outside Hartsel, sits a 127 square foot home. It’s cozy, efficient […]