Tag Archives: Deek

Learning To Make A Tiny House At Summer Camp on Here & Now

Derek ‘Deek’ Diedricksen on air! “The tiny house movement is getting pretty big. Tiny houses are 300 square feet or less and are used as vacation homes, guest cabins, offices and even as primary residences.The appeal is that they’re cheaper to build and maintain. A rising star in the tiny house scene is Derek Diedricksen, […]

Derek ‘Deek’ Diedricksen NPR Interview

I didn’t see a link to the audio, but the interview was posted in text. Here’s a clip: “The tiny house movement is getting pretty big. Tiny houses are 300 square feet or less and are used as vacation homes, guest cabins, offices and even as primary residences. The appeal is that they’re cheaper to […]

A Camouflaged Tiny House/Garden Office

Worried about building inspectors? Hide your house in the bushes! (just kidding – well sort of) “Back on “hiding one’s tiny house”, this approach might come in handy when you’re trying to evade building inspectors, snooping neighbors, and those who might blow the whistle on your simple, little, unpermitted, hut- not that I….ahem….would recommend such […]

Deek Does DIY on Yahoo

Derek ‘Deek’ Diedricksen is getting some exposure on Yahoo this weekend. The story covers the DIY aspect of tiny house construction and not so much the tiny house part – but always nice to see good tiny house related press. Nice to see Deek coming out of his shell too… hah… just kidding. Read more […]

Tiny House Summer Camp – Full Report

Deek’s full report on the Tiny House Summer Camp (workshop) is now up at Tiny House Blog. “I might also add that this SOLD OUT workshop was an unbelievable amount of fun, and we worked on not one, but TWO tiny houses/cabins in the woods, where all involved got to not only help with building […]

Tiny Houses on Vermont Public Radio

Tiny houses are getting some press coverage on Vermont Public Radio. “Derek Diedricksen is a 35 year-old tiny house evangelist who lives outside of Boston.  On a recent weekend in July about 20 people from around the country gathered on his property for Tiny House Summer Camp, a four-day intensive course on how to build […]

Tiny House Summer Building Camp Photos

Deek has begun posting photos and news of the summer camp workshop he hosted in Vermont. Looks like they all had a very productive time. “Well, since I’m somewhat caught up on rest from five days in the backwoods of Vermont, and with four of those days being our Relaxshacks.com “Tiny House Summer Camp”, I […]