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Albuquerque’s Tiny House Guidelines

Albuquerque, New Mexico is officially recognizing tiny houses (not THOWS [Tiny Houses on Wheels]) as an option for affordable and sustainable living. Albuquerque’s Planning Department’s Building Safety Division has published some guidelines so that potential tiny home builders know the specific building codes and regulations that will need to be followed to stay in compliance […]

Kenny and Esther’s Tiny House

We are building an original off-grid tiny house on a trailer in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Kenny is general contractor, engineer, and architect. Esther is designer, head grunt, coffee maker, and itinerant professional flautist” – Kenny and Esther See more of Kenny and Esther’s Tiny House.

192 Square Foot Cedar Shingled Tiny House

A cedar-clad tiny house with reclaimed materials throughout.” – Tiny House Swoon

The “Dome Lady” Tile House

Fully functional sculptural tiny house. “Take one very creative and patient lady and millions of little pieces of tile and look what happens.  When my husband was in his 20′s he had the opportunity to help her with a few projects.  I especially love the planter women she made.  Someday I envision an outdoor bread […]

Clothesline Tiny Home Moved Successfully to Santa Fe!

Clothesline Tiny Homes makes a big move. “The trip from Prescott, AZ to Santa Fe is just under 500 miles and typically takes about 8 hours but it took us close to 12.  Of course, some of this time was giving impromptu tours whenever we stopped to gas up!  I was not expecting this, but […]

Whittled Down – On the Road

Libby and Tristan have officially left Santa Fe and are now living on the road in their tiny covered wagon. They had a little car trouble (bad battery) on their way south but made it to their first stop, Truth or Consequences, New Mexico. While there they will make some adjustments and refinements to make […]

Contemporary Prairie Schooner

Libby and Tristan are building this lightweight (1000 pound) tiny house with a budget of $1,500 in Santa Fe, New Mexico. They plan to move into it this summer and make a move to New England. Most tiny houses are very heavy, much heavier than normal travel trailers. This project is extremely interesting because it […]

Rina Steen’s Adobe House

This is little adobe house in northern New Mexico is a bit bigger than tiny at 700 square feet; but I have a special place in my heart for nice little adobe homes so I wanted to be sure to share it with you this week. Rina Steen’s Adobe House

Adobe Casita

One of my readers on Tiny House Design sent me this very nicely done adobe casita near Abiquiu, New Mexico. Three months out of the year Samuel Grey lives in this tiny house. In a few years this will be his full-time home. Adobe Casita

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