Joel Weber, 25, ditched the dorm scene and opted for a 145-square-foot space instead. Using concepts and skills he learned while studying, the design major created the floor plan and built the property for $20,000 total. Thanks to a small mortgage and utility costs, he plans to graduate debt-free.” – TODAY.com
Read the whole story about this College student building a tiny home to graduate debt-free.
The Tiny House, built during a unique summer camp at the Key School, is about to hit the road. The 210-square-foot home built on a trailer bed will be one of the main attractions at this weekends Maryland Home & Holiday Show at the Maryland State Fairgrounds in Timonium… Over a three-week period in July, student crews worked side-by-side with building professionals to construct the one-room, multipurpose structure. ” – capitalgazette.com
Read and see more this completed Tiny House. Photos by Joshua McKerrow for Capital Gazette.
In 2012, April’s long standing interest in creating “new” from old turned into a full-time adventure when she, with the help of over 30 of her friends and family, built her tiny “reclaimed” house for her to live in for the length of her PhD studies in Literature and the Environment.” – Small is Beautiful
via The Tiny House Film – Small is Beautiful – By Jeremy Beasley | April’s Tiny House.
Fast forward two weeks, and here we are, La Petite Maison, finished for the most part. We will post more in a couple days, but we couldn’t wait. This weekend is the tiny house conference. In the next couple days, we will explain exactly why LPM isn’t traveling with us.” – La Petite Maison
via La Petite Maison: La Petite Maison: She is Finished.
This is a great story about a class of high school students in Canada designing and building tiny houses. Each student is coming up with a design. Three houses will be built. In the end two will be dismantled and recycled into future projects and one will be sold to raise money for the school. I’m certain this will be just the first of a series of articles on this wonderful school project.
High School Students Design/Build Project