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Got Tiny House? Enter The Tiny House of the Year Competition

Do you have a tiny house? Proud of what you’ve created? You should enter the 2018 Tiny House of the Year Competition. Tiny House of the Year is a friendly competition between folks with tiny houses (homes under 500 square feet). It’s free to enter and while there are no cash prizes winners will receive a […]

Quick Report from the SMUD Tiny House Competition

I stopped by the one-day SMUD Tiny House Competition yesterday and was amazed at the huge crowds and long lines to view tiny home interiors. Thinking it would be fun for my kids, I had brought them along so they could tour the tiny homes – but quickly decided to just take some quick exterior photos since my […]

Review the Entries to the Tiny House Contest 2014 at Simple Solar Homesteading

LaMar Alexander at Simple Solar Homesteading recently hosted a tiny house design contest and the entries are now available to review. Pictured here is the entry from Ryerson University, the “µ-haus” Micro-House. See all the entries to the Tiny House Contest 2014 at Simple Solar Homesteading. Below are direct links to the house designs – in the […]

First Ever Wood Stove Design Challenge

(Pictured here is) One of 14 finalists in the Wood Stove Design Challenge. The first ever Wood Stove Design Challenge and Decathlon is set to go down soon, hosted by the Alliance for Green Heat. The Decathlon will take place on the National Mall in D.C., and is open to the public Nov.” – Ziggy Read […]

Porch Shed Design Competition Winners

The winners have been announced for the Porch Shed design competition over at Secrets of Shed Building. The competition was steep and now there a lots of great design concepts to browse to possibly inspire your next small building project. Porch Shed Design Competition Winners

Shed of the Year 2010 – Joseph Sandy’s Entry

One of my long time readers, Joseph Sandy, is one of the contenders in the Shed of the Year competition. Here’s what Joseph says about his shed: Originally designed for storage, it now also serves as a quiet retreat from the main house. It features rain-screen siding of reclaimed redwood fencing. A polycarbonate clerestory provides ample […]

Porch Shed Competition

The entry deadline has passed and the competition is on at the Secrets of Shed Building. Be sure to leave comments at the Secrets of Shed Building website on the designs you like most since reader comments count in the jury process. Pictured here is my entry, the Glass Porch Shed. Below is my walk-through […]