Tag Archives: tiny house

Tiny House Women Took Their Eco-Friendly Business On The Road

Derek ‘Deek’ Diedricksen visits with China Rose and AJ Zamora and gets the complete tour of their unique gypsy wagon inspired tiny home. It’s a live-work space where they also run their business, China Rose Wellness. One of the best space saving features I’ve seen in a tiny house is their floating bed. It lowers from […]

Dylan Tours Jenna’s House – Jenna Tours Dylan’s Van

Jenna Spesard & Dylan Magaster have traveled all over North America interviewing folks that live alternative tiny lifestyles. In the two videos below they tour each other’s tiny living spaces. Jenna lives in a tiny house that she’s traveled in for more than 25,000 miles. She’s currently living in Oregon but spends much of her […]

Box Truck Film Coming Soon

In a recent how-to video Derek ‘Deek’ Diedricksen and Alex Eaves give an informal peek at the box truck they are building for the movie, Box Truck Film. The film is about reuse, and Deek & Alex have teamed-up to convert a used box truck into a tiny house & mobile reuse education center. They’ve […]

Dabney & Alan’s Summit Prairie Fire Lookout

Dylan Magaster visits Dabney & Alan’s tiny house fire lookout in Oregon. They had this 18’x18′ fire lookout built in 2009. It took about 90 days to build the shell, and another 90 days to finish the interior. Photos via the video by Dylan Magaster. Dabney & Alan also rent out their tiny house fire lookout on […]

Deek Tours the Fiero by the Small Dwelling Company

Derek ‘Deek’ Diedricksen tours the Fiero, a new tiny house design by The Small Dwelling Company while at the Tiny House Jamboree. It has a lower level bed which is hidden behind sliding barn doors and a sleeping loft accessed by a staircase. It has a fully functional kitchen, laundry, and large bathroom. It even […]

Jenna Tours a Tiny House Built by and for Students

Jenna Spesard from Tiny House Giant Journey tours a tiny house in Pennsylvania that was built entirely by students and for students. It was a collaborative project between students at Westminster College and Newcastle School of Trades. Now that the house is done it will be used for multiple functions including a dorm room. Learn […]

Want the Kids to Stick Around When You’re Old? Build a Tiny House Family Compound!

I don’t think the parents at My Little Homestead were planning that far ahead – or maybe they were (shhhh) – but by building tiny earthen ‘bedrooms’ with their kids they’ve ended up with their own tiny house community. A cluster of tiny homes like this would make it an easy choice for kids to stick […]

Sicily Kolbeck’s Tiny House is For Sale

Remember Sicily Kolbeck (TED Talk video below), the 15-year-old that built her own tiny home? The house is now for sale. Derek ‘Deek’ Diedricksen just shared this new tour video on his website. It’s a great tiny home. Below is a recent tour video by Sicily herelf. You can learn more about buying this home […]

Tiny Tall Home

One of the benefits of designing and building your own tiny home is that you can customize it to fit you perfectly. In this case Dylan & Julie – who are both tall – build their home to work best for them. Higher countertops, ceilings, and benches are sized just right. In the video below […]

Another Tiny House Success Story – Karissa’s Tiny Home

Bryce Langston visits Karissa and her adorable tiny home. It cost her about $20,000 to build with the help of her family and friends. Her dad played a big role in it’s construction and to kick the project off they had an Amish Tiny House Raising where the walls were built in a day! For […]