Tag Archives: ADU

Fine Carpentry – Inventive Built-in Sofa Bed

A very unique custom piece was this built-in sofa.  Leland Duck of Revive Upholstery  (another business in the Beam & Anchor building) did the upholstery.  It also takes advantage of the depth allowed from the pitch of the roof.” – Phloem Studio Source: Accessory Dwelling Unit Collaboration

Alex and Allison – Unlikely Lives

Alex and Allison weren’t concerned with the size of their house, but they wanted their home to provide easy access to the people and activities that make their lives feel full and meaningful. A tiny home was just the path that got them there. They bought a nearly vacant lot in the colorful, small town […]

Inaugural ADU Tour in Portland, Oregon

Kol Peterson and Deb Delman of Caravan-The Tiny House Hotel in Portland will be holding the first ADU (accessory dwelling units) tour in Portland, Oregon on June 1, 2014 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.” – Tiny House Blog Continue reading about the Inaugural ADU Tour in Portland.

New 8′ x 20′ Shipping Container Home Design

When I set out to design my first shipping container home, my goal was to keep it simple and affordable.  The resulting design is not fancy, but it has pretty much everything one person needs.  In my view, this is too small for two people for an extended period of time, but one person could […]

8×40 Shipping Container Home Design

I’ve designed and drawn-up my first 8′ x 40′ steel shipping container home plans.  It’s a 320 sq. ft. tiny home design.  While it is specifically designed for a shipping container, there is no reason it couldn’t be a stick-built tiny home planas well.  In fact, if you did that you could put on a gable, gambrel, or […]