Tag Archives: tiny house

Release Your Inner Surfer – Tiny House Design

Here’s a bit more about the Anchor Bay… I’ve been wanting to draw a tiny house with a shed roof that actually took advantage of the shape to make the house more aerodynamic. The house is still very tall, so no where near as aerodynamic as an Airstream trailer, but Airstreams also don’t have massive […]

How to Pick a Tiny House Builder

The folks at Tiny Home Builders teach workshops, design tiny homes, supply some of the best tiny house trailers, and have some of the best DIY books on building tiny homes available. They know tiny houses. In a recent blog post, they share some simple questions you might want to ask when interviewing a tiny […]

Moon Dragon by Zyl Vardos

Here’s another amazing hand built tiny house from Zyl Vardos. It’s called Moon Dragon and measures 24-feet long, 9-feet wide, and just over 13-feet tall. A A handmade dutch door opens onto a wood filled home with high ceilings covered in cedar. A wood-burning stove keeps the house warm. Cork flooring and mahogany cabinetry and […]

Tiny House Magazine Issue 42 Preview

Inside issue 42 of Tiny House Magazine you’ll find: Recounting the process of a couple who completes The Wanderlust Tiny House, a Tumbleweed Barn Raiser. An article by Kerri Fivecoat-Campbell on her new book that focuses on life in a 480 square feet. An article by Jaime Dehner on beekeeping, and the relation between bee houses […]

New Design – Navarro 20

We’ve got a new design available, the Navarro 20. It’s a 20-foot tiny house plan with a shed roof. Four large windows let tons of light into the house and make this design ideal for a locating in a place with a great view. The high ceiling, big windows, and single large room would add to the […]

Red Door Tiny Home

Pictured here is Josh Percival’s Craftsman Tiny House tiny home. He’s been building it part time for himself for the past three years. He started when he was 18. He’s 21 now and launching a tiny house company called Red Door Tiny Homes. His house is 21 feet long with 18 feet of interior space and a […]

What size truck do I need to pull a Tiny House?

Recently a reader asked the question, What size truck do I need to pull a Tiny House? It’s a little tough to say since the final weight has a lot to do with how the tiny house is finished – like choice of siding, roofing, flooring, cabinets, etc. As a general rule of thumb you can […]

A Not So Empty Nest – Michelle’s Tiny House

Fifteen months after Michelle began building her tiny house, initially named ‘My Empty Nest‘, she reports that it is complete. Some little bits and pieces still need attention – like trim, caulking – but Michelle reports the house is done. It sounds like building her tiny home was a long, yet rewarding adventure. She describes the feeling of […]

Lindley Tiny House by Tiny Life Construction

The Lindley tiny house by Tiny Life Construction is built on a custom 20-foot trailer. It’s 8’6″ wide and 13’4″ tall. The primary sleeping space is a loft with ample headroom, but it also has space on the main level for a futon sofa to accommodate guests. The exterior can be finished in natural or […]

Add Yourself to the Tiny House Map

The tiny house community is constantly growing. To find tiny folks near you use the Tiny House Map. Be sure to add yourself too. Complete as much or little of the profile as you’re comfortable. To find tiny house professionals near you use the Tiny House Directory, which can be handy if you’re looking to tour […]