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Interview with Dee Williams

Ethan Waldman recently interviewed Dee Williams. Dee is one of the pioneers of the modern tiny house movement. Her 12′ tiny house on wheels inspired thousands to downsize and go tiny. Listen to this week’s episode of the Tiny House Lifestyle Podcast with Ethan Waldman. Photo via The Tiny House.

Tiny House Basics Workshop with Dee Williams in Portland, Oregon

Tiny house pioneer and Portland Alternative Dwellings (PAD) founder Dee Williams is leading a tiny house workshop in Portland, Oregon on May 14-15, 2016, covering all the technical design and construction details you need to build your tiny house on wheels in a supportive and fun setting. PAD tiny house workshops are packed with fun, heart, […]

Dee Williams to Hike PCT for Leukemia and Lymphoma Society

As many of you may know, I live in a tiny 84-sq.ft house in my friends’ backyard… My dad was diagnosed with Leukemia in September last year, and is doing pretty good but “is scared” as he finally admitted on the phone a few days ago. We are so much alike… stubborn softies at heart. […]

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 […]

A Visit from Dee Williams

Yesterday, our friends Dee Williams and Joan Grimm drove from Portland, Oregon to the ranch with a cute little house in tow. They are driving to Oakland for a tiny house workshop this weekend and the ranch was the perfect stopover point.” – Tammy Strobel via Happy Links: From a Tiny House Campout to Wild

Downsizing to a Tiny House to Find Big Happiness

By her own admission, Dee Williams was living the American dream. She had a three bedroom house in Portland, Oregon, a backyard and a 30-year mortgage. But everything changed when she fainted in the grocery store one day. ‘I’m an outdoor person and I’m a runner, a climber, a very athletic person,’ says the writer […]

Dee Williams – 305 Possessions in 84 Square Feet

From time to time, Dee Williams does a possession count. The last tally was 305… When your house is 84 square feet, life gets pared down.” – NYTimes.com Read the complete article, Square Feet: 84. Possessions: 305. at The New York Times. A new tiny house book, The Big Tiny by Dee Williams, is launching soon with a book […]

Dee William’s New Book – The Big Tiny – Available for Pre-order on Amazon

Dee William’s has completed her new book, The Big Tiny. Learn more about the book and read an excerpt at PAD Tiny Houses. Dee Williams built and moved into her little house in 2004, and since then over 20 million people have toured it virtually to learn more about the house and her life.” – PAD […]

Katy’s Vardo

Katy Anderson and Dee Williams are launching a new tiny house business, The Portland Little House Construction Co. Both Katy and Dee have a lot of tiny house living and building experience and I suspect the homes they build will rival Tumbleweed Tiny Houses in quality but will have a style all of their own. […]