Tag Archives: portland

Hal’s Caboose

Some of you may have seen the article of the little cabin on wheels Kent published on Tiny House Blog May 29th, 2013. Thanks to all who commented on the post. Anyways, that post drew interest from some folks in Portland, Oregon that own and operate according to them, the first tiny house hotel. They […]

Floating Guest House

This floating guest house is nestled among a community of eclectic houseboats on the Willamette River in Portland, Oregon. The project was designed to work as a part-time residence for a couple’s use while their main floating home is being built. After moving into the main house, the guest house will become a vacation retreat […]

Sauvie Island Tiny House

The tiny house sits on a five-acres of land on Sauvie Island which is about 15 minutes north of Portland. The house was remodeled with reclaimed materials and now serves it’s fourth role since it was built in the early 1940′s. The homes original use was to house shipyard workers that worked in the local […]

The Rustic Modern Tiny House in Portland

As a stand-alone house, the Rustic Modern Tiny House has its own street entrance and private gated front yard. Downstairs is the kitchen, living room with fold-down sleeper and bathroom with tiny clawfoot tub. Upstairs is the loft bedroom with comfortable queen sized bed…” – Michael & Jenny Read and see more of  The Rustic […]

Tiny r(E)volution – Interview with Stacey Whitcomb

I remember running away from home when I was three in the middle of dinner, in the middle of winter in Montana. Dad was teasing me and I gave him a warning but he didn’t believe me. Down the stairs and out the front door I flew. I could hear my mom chewing his ear […]

Turning a Garage into an Apartment

We replaced the driveway with a patio and garden so our home is now essentially a duplex, with two self contained units. We rent out the main house and were able to save enough money in our micro-home to allow us to spend 6 months living in Italy this year. We’d like to credit our […]

Zyl’s Little Bird Vardo

Abel Zyl of Zyl’s Vardos sent me some photos and information on his latest build. A tiny house called the Little Bird which resides in Portland, Oregon. I hope to visit it in October as my daughter is a good friend of the owner, so expect another update then. In the meantime, here are some […]

The Miter Box: Modern Tiny House on Wheels

Introducing the Pearl tiny house. It’s one of three that are located at the Caravan as part of the Tiny House Hotel in Portland, Oregon. This little home on wheels was designed and built by Shelter Wise LLC in Portland. It was completed in June 2013.

The Big Move

Tammy and Logan are back in California – but now living on a ranch near Mount Shasta. “On Tuesday, September 4 we moved from Portland, Oregon to the ranch. My sweet husband, Logan, grew up on a cattle ranch in northern California, about twelve miles east of Yreka. The ranch is nestled in a small […]

Introducing the ‘BikeRV’

I’d love to see more bike pulled tiny houses out there. “26-year-old Portland resident Alexander Main wants to change the world by building tiny houses that can be pulled behind a bicycle.” via BikePortland.org » Blog Archive » A tiny house with big aspirations: Introducing the ‘BikeRV’.