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.
Ethan Waldman interviews Michael Garofalo (@mgarofalo23), a former Tesla lead solar installer and 4 year van-lifer. Michael’s an expert in off-grid solar, and in this podcast Michael explains how to size your solar system yourself. Listen to the Tiny House Lifestyle Podcast.
In Ethan’s podcast you’ll learn:
How to choose off grid batteries.
How to avoid mistakes selecting solar system batteries.
How to accommodate AC and DC appliances.
How to plan your tiny house electrical system and avoid mistakes.
The difference between MPPT and PWM charge controllers.
How to do the solar system calculations in your head.
Why you should plan your system based on how many winter sun hours.
Ethan Waldman took his learnings from building his own tiny home and packed them into an ebook called Tiny House Decisions.
He also took some specific tips and put them into a short free downloadable Cheat Sheet where he shares the top cost saving tips.
I’m all for doing things on the cheap – and high quality doesn’t have to be expensive – although its hard to confuse the two sometimes. Ethan’s 3-page free ebook is living proof of that. Some of his suggestions are: