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Tiny House Giant Journey Takes to the Highway

The couple of two years [Jenna & Guillaume] set off last week in their newly finished, 132-square-foot Tumbleweed Cypress home from Shelbyville, Ill., where Spesard’s parents Alan and Rebecca Spesard live… They will travel the nation and Canada indefinitely, making upcoming stops in Boston; New York; and Montreal, Quebec, and Halifax, Nova Scotia in Canada.” – daytondailynews.com […]

Natalie’s Tiny Refuge

Natalie Woodburn-Heron’s 144-square-foot house, which she built in her parents’ backyard in Dorval, takes less than half an hour to clean and costs hardly anything to run.” – Montreal Gazette Read the story and see a home tour video at Dorval homeowner is big on small. You can find the Tiny Refuge on Facebook and see […]

Unique Cob Cottage on Mayne Island, BC

Our neighborhood is quite rural and mostly agricultural with several farms and a small private vineyard. We are a ten minute walk from the beach and a twenty minute walk, in the other direction, to a family grocery and deli specializing in local organic produce, as well as galleries, a bookstore, and a spa.” – […]

Charles André’s 500 Square Foot Cob Home in Canada

Charles’ home was built by Cobworks. Charles wanted to use only natural materials of sand, clay, stone, logs and lumber all from his own land. The home is 500 sq.ft (46.5 m2) including the sleeping loft. It took 4 month to build and cost about $18,000 (£10,600).” – naturalhomes.org Learn more about A Pattern Language tour […]

320 Square Foot Canadian Chalet

Aside from the compact bathroom, the 320 ft2 (29.7 m2) cabin essentially consists of one open room with only a short partition setting off the sleeping area. The three-piece bathroom, a closet and the kitchen are lined up along the back wall.” – Small House Bliss Read and see more at Small House Bliss