Category Archives: Tiny House

Tiny Hall House

“While there are quite a few tempting “turn-key” tiny homes available to order right now, there’s just something about a super personalized owner-built home that’s extra thrilling to see. Case in point: this 160-square-foot “Tiny Hall House” (“Hall” being the owners’ surname) in Massachusetts, which was built for under $30K over six months and houses three people.” – Yahoo News Photos via […]

MINIMALISTE Tiny House Prototype is Complete

The MINIMALISTE Tiny Home prototype is 99% complete and is looking fantastic. It’s completely off-grid with a 500 Watt Solar System and outfitted with stainless countertops, a 60-inch HD 12-volt projector television, LED lighting, and a integrated souns system. The folks behind this tiny house are located in Quebec, Canada. Follow MINIMALISTE on Facebook and visit […]

Handmade Idaho Sheep Wagons

“Kim Vader’s family began herding sheep in Idaho in the early 1900s. Eight years ago, his sister wanted a wagon to use as a guesthouse that would pay homage to their sheep ranching grandfather. Vader, having spent 3 decades as a craftsman, agreed to build her one with his wife Kathy. Word of their build […]

Life in 200 Square Feet – Mark’s Tiny House

“A year ago, Mark and his girlfriend Ellie moved across the country from Indianapolis to an expensive studio in West Oakland. But when they got settled, something felt off. As Mark puts it, “We were just fed up with the whole stereotype of needing everything. I mean, there’s an entire industry devoted to keeping shit […]

Learn to Build Your Tiny House from Dee Williams!

Tiny house designer, builder and pioneer Dee Williams from PAD Tiny Houses has been living in her tiny house on wheels for more than ten years, and has educated thousands about little house design, construction and living. PAD’s upcoming “Tiny House Basics” Weekend Workshop on November 7-8th in Portland, Oregon will be the last one Dee teaches for 6-12 […]

Online Virtual Tiny House Workshop – October 17th & 18th, 2015

The only online Virtual Tiny House Workshop is back on October 17th and 18th, and it’s filling up fast! The first Design / Build / Downsize virtual tiny house workshop was a big success – and after all the positive feedback, Dan and Mariah have decided to do a second one. >>> Registration is now open, […]

New Cafe Is Inside of a Tiny House

…the Niemyers, former owners of Speedboat Coffee in Portland, Oregon, and their business partners, Brandon and Kelly Noffsinger, are building their cafe on a 20 x 8-foot trailer and will be settling somewhere in the fair city of Colorado Springs” – Sprudge Read all about This New Cafe Is Inside Of A Little Tiny House at Sprudge

Lil’Lodge in Boston

Bother & Sister team, Tracey & Trever Powell, built this tiny house as a showcase of technology and energy  efficiency. Tracey is a long-time associate member of Boston Society of Architects and Trever is a commercial electrician. The entire house is only 150 square feet, or about half the size of a hotel room. Tracey Powell plans […]

Belgian Tiny House

The Belgian tiny house was built for 4,000 euros with salvaged windows and wood fiber insulation. Inside it has 8 square meters of living space plus 2 more for the loft. In the bathroom you’ll find a dry toilet and bath made out of old wine barrel. The interior finishing is OSB and plywood. Thanks for sending this our way Robin!

Off-Grid Container Home in the Tahoe National Forest

This is a great example of an remote off-grid tiny home. The land is privately owned but surrounded by the Tahoe National Forest at just over 7000-feet deep in the Sierra Nevada Mountains. While shipping containers are heavy and somewhat complicated to retrofit into housing, they make excellent building blocks that can be completed away from […]