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Tiny Houses for Humanity by Jay Sharer and River King

Tiny Houses for Humanity was originally formed as a result of the housing crisis in Sonoma County, California. Sonoma County has three times the national homeless rate. The devastation caused by fires in Northern California made the need for adequate housing even more urgent. Tiny Houses for Humanity is dedicated to building tiny houses and providing shelters. Learn […]

So… You Want to Build a Tiny House?

So… if you want to learn how to build a tiny house, you should really take a hands-on workshop. Books and videos are great, but when you get your hands dirty and actually build stuff… you’ll learn tons. Derek ‘Deek’ Diedricksen does some of the best workshops out there. Deek has a couple workshops scheduled […]

Diana & Michael’s Innermost House

Innermost house is 12 by 12 foot square; from floor to ridge beam it’s 12 feet high. Diana & Michael Lorence lived at Innermost House for seven years. The  home has no electricity and hot water and heat come only from a fire in the fireplace. Lighting at night came from beeswax candles. There is however […]

Curved Roof Tiny House Under Construction – Incredible Carpentry!

This tiny house, designed by Lucy Neely and Zephyr Quirk, built from trees Neely milled from her parents’ property, will become their home once it is transported to the Bay Area.” – Karen Rifkin for Ukiah Daily Journal Read more about this tiny house project at the Ukiah Daily Journal. Can’t wait to see this house […]

Micro Cabin from Ojai, California

Humble Handcrafts’s mission is to build simple craftsman style micro-cabins that make little to no impact on the surrounding environment. The materials used to construct the cabin have been reclaimed, refurbished, and reused. The future goal is to power all tools off of a bio-fueled generator making the entire operation from start to finish sustainable.” – Humble-Hand […]

Fallbrook Tiny House in San Diego, California

A tiny house with covered outdoor dining area in San Diego, California.” – Tiny House Swoon See more of the Fallbrook Tiny House at Tiny House Swoon. Learn more about this tiny house at Tiny House Vacations.

Vina’s Off-Grid Tiny Home in Ojai, California

I love that my house has minimal impact on the earth by being off the grid. I use solar panels, propane gas, greywater system and passive solar heating and cooling.” – Vina via Apartment Therapy Learn more about Vina’s Minimal Impact on the Earth

The Cadet by Modern Spaces in Chico, California

This low profile design has the ability to fit any situation. Featuring modern lines with a conservative take the cadet holds its ground in any yard. This model has a Murphy bed option and is our most affordable space.” – Modern Spaces and Sheds Learn more about these Modern Spaces and Sheds. I first spotted this company […]

Small A-frame in the Woods

Small cabin in Dorrington, California. Photos by David Nichols. See more on Flickr

A Garden Really Completes a House, Doesn’t it?

Tiny house in Santa Cruz, California. Photo by AJ Jones.” – Tiny House Swoon. via Tiny Honeysuckle House

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