Tag Archives: Portable

Green Roofed Portable Office Near Lake Tahoe

Right now, it’s parked on a bit of vacant space in Tahoe City, CA and after two years of permitting work, the Bratts hope to legally use it as an office soon.” – fair companies.com Listen to the complete story about this green-roofed portable office on YouTube. This unique one-off building designed and built as a labor […]

Exo – Portable Housing Prototype Can Be Assembled by Hand in Two Minutes

These 80-square-foot structures best anything FEMA’s been using in many ways—they can be assembled by hand in two minutes, cost a quarter of the money to build ($5,000 each) and are stackable and portable (20 shelters, enough to house 80 people, can fit on a standard trailer truck).” – Dwell Learn more about this New Portable Housing […]

Solar Burrito Shows How to Build a Portable Solar Generator for $150

Want to build your own portable solar power generator to take with you on camping trips or for use in an emergency? I’ll show you how below, it’s easier than you think. Goal Zero’s version of this cost $400, depending on what you include yours will under cost $150 by buying inexpensive parts from Amazon.com… […]

Snoozebox – Shipping Container Based Portable Temporary Housing

While this solution is not a tiny house, it is an interesting example of micro housing and what can be done in a tiny space. I also like how all this functionality has been packed inside a transportable shipping container. Wherever quality, temporary accommodation is needed, Snoozebox provides a fast, flexible and cost-effective solution with […]

Kitchen and Bathroom Wagon – Off Grid Portable Home and Yurt

Here is a cabin which I have built on a flat bed, twin axle trailer. It serves as both a transport method and as facilites for a yurt. It has a fully equipped kitchen with oven, hob grill, fridge, sink, as well as a bathroom and a compost toilet, all with hot and cold running water. […]