Tag Archives: tiny house

The Blue Heron – Off-grid Craftsman Cabin by Rewild Homes

Pictured here is a recent creation by Rewild Homes in Nanaimo, British Columbia. Inside you’ll find stunning beamwork, a cozy Morso woodstove, a stainless steel fridge, recessed LED lighting, washer/dryer hookups, and a custom staircase with storage. It’s also equipped with a solar panel & battery package. Learn more about Rewild Homes. The house may also […]

Tiny House Oregon Building Codes Approved

Despite safety concern from officials, house lawmakers passed building codes for tiny houses on Tuesday. House Bill 2737 passed 43-16 and is now heading to the Oregon Senate for consideration. The bill would require the Oregon State Department of Consumer and Business Services to adopt building codes for prefab & site-built homes that are under 400 square feet. Yeah! The […]

Quick Report from the SMUD Tiny House Competition

I stopped by the one-day SMUD Tiny House Competition yesterday and was amazed at the huge crowds and long lines to view tiny home interiors. Thinking it would be fun for my kids, I had brought them along so they could tour the tiny homes – but quickly decided to just take some quick exterior photos since my […]

One of a Kind School Bus Conversion

This 1959 Chevrolet Viking School Bus’s restoration was spearheaded by Will Winkelman of Winkelman Architecture. It can be used as a camper, transport 12 people, sleep 4, and be used as a guest room at his home in Portland, Maine. The restoration required lifting the body off the frame and fabricating some replacement parts. While it may look like a groovy […]

Steilacoom, WA Asks Tiny House Family to Leave

Between Olympia and Tacoma is Steilacoom, a small town of about 6,100 people – 3 of which are being asked to move their tiny house by September 17, 2016. Peter, a high school graphics design teacher, mother Shannon, and baby Hart Samuel, live in a tiny house they built themselves. Their tiny home has been […]

Wanderlust Tiny House

Patrick and Lauren got married in September of 2015, sold their 3-bedroom house, quit their jobs, and ordered a Tumbleweed Barn Raiser – a tiny house shell that the homeowner finishes themselves. They completed their house in quickly and hit the road. Their plan is to tour the US and Canada in their tiny house […]

Tiny House Delivery to Gambier Island

This tiny cabin was sent to Gambier Island, located north of Vancouver, and measures just 16′ x 12′. It was built by Click Modular Homes and then sent by boat to its permanent location. It’s only 192 sq ft and is just a one-room cabin – with a loft bedroom. To learn more about the […]

Ballard Cottage – Charming Tiny Home

This unique studio cottage – found on Airbnb.com – is set among mature trees and tucked away above street level. Sized perfect for two, this tiny cottage is brightly decorated and fully equipped. The large window seat is great for catching Seattle sunsets or step outside on the terrace. To learn more visit Airbnb.com.

Escapade Tiny House

What a spectacular tiny house from France! Inside it’s 185 square feet you’ll find a kitchen with plenty of cabinet space, a bathroom with composting toilet, living room, dining space, and a sleeping loft accessed by stairs. Inside the walls you’ll find spruce framing and wool insulation. To learn more visit the Baluchon Petite Maison […]