Tag Archives: tiny house

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 […]

Rowan’s Tiny House

Rowan’s 192 square foot tiny house cost about $25,000 to complete. It’s 24-feet long, has a big long shed roof, and a porch along one side. While she hired some folks to handle specific tasks, like insulation, and got ample advice from friends and local professionals – but Rowan did most of the work herself. […]

Tumbleweed Tiny House Builder Bundle

I’m happy to announce a sale from the Tumbleweed Tiny House Company. They’ve put together a bundle deal that’s good until the end of the month. The Builder Bundle Blitz will give you a free How-To DVD and free DIY Stair Plans when you purchase a Dream Big, Go Tiny workshop ticket. Notice that the workshop ticket has […]

Rustic & Luxurious 400-Sq-Ft Tiny House

It is 400 square-feet, packed with plenty of imaginative design, and — that’s right — it’s got wheels. Brought to you by the experts on the FYI Network’s Tiny House Nation get ready to take a gander at this stunner…” – LittleThings.com Read and see more of: This 400-Sq-Ft Tiny House  

Diana & Michael’s Innermost House

Innermost house is 12 by 12 foot square; from floor to ridge beam it’s 12 feet high. Diana & Michael Lorence lived at Innermost House for seven years. The  home has no electricity and hot water and heat come only from a fire in the fireplace. Lighting at night came from beeswax candles. There is however […]

225 Square Foot Cabin on the Mendocino Coast

My wife and I recently took the family (two kids + two dogs) on a short vacation to the Mendocino Coast. The house pictured here is limited to two people and doesn’t allow dogs, so we couldn’t stay in it this time; but the next time the two of us go alone, I want to stay in this tiny house! “Remote, […]

Dan & Brittany’s Dream Mountain Tiny House

Dan & Brittany call their house, the Lucky House. They built the home as an alternative to renting an apartment. It was designed by Laird Herbert of Leaf House, a small company from the Yukon that specializes in cold climate tiny house design. The house is off-grid, has a solar panel on the roof, deep cycle […]

Lily Duval’s Tiny House in New Zealand

Lily has whittled down her possessions to fit her tiny Christchurch home, but she has trouble parting with books; the bookcase beside the door – her first building project – was modified to fit the house; the stained-glass door was an extravagance she doesn’t regret: “I look at it every day.” – Stuff.co.nz Learn more about What […]