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$3,000 Off-Grid Tiny House by College Student

Rob Dunn sits on the porch of his two-story, 96-square-foot home in Poultney, Vt. Dunn, a Green Mountain College senior from Henniker, N.H., has lived off the grid for about a year in his tiny home powered by two 100-watt solar panels. He uses a rocket mass heater for cooking and heating.” – Anthony Edwards/Rutland Herald […]

10×16 Tiny House “Shed” in Vermont

Rich in Vermont built this tiny 10×16 shed. This photo was taken in 2013. Here’s what he said when he posted the photo. I’m done with clapboard! Well, not entirely, but I need a couple of doors on the shed before that can happen. The second coat of paint is on, but the trim paint […]

OTIS – Built by REED Students at Green Mountain College in Vermont

A 70 square feet “living system” with a composting toilet, rainwater collection system and solar power that is super lightweight and can be towed by almost any car. Built by REED students at Green Mountain College in Vermont.” – Tiny House Swoon Read and see more at Tiny House Swoon…

New Tiny House in Winhall, Vermont

A nice Tumbleweed EPU recently completed in Vermont. “This month my tiny house was completed after a few years of preparation and three months of building. Josh Wengard, a terrific carpenter of Re-Design Construction in Londenderry, Vermont did most everything. I sealed the cedar siding, sanded the maple kitchen counter and generally got in the […]

Tiny Houses on Vermont Public Radio

Tiny houses are getting some press coverage on Vermont Public Radio. “Derek Diedricksen is a 35 year-old tiny house evangelist who lives outside of Boston.  On a recent weekend in July about 20 people from around the country gathered on his property for Tiny House Summer Camp, a four-day intensive course on how to build […]

Tiny House Summer Building Camp Photos

Deek has begun posting photos and news of the summer camp workshop he hosted in Vermont. Looks like they all had a very productive time. “Well, since I’m somewhat caught up on rest from five days in the backwoods of Vermont, and with four of those days being our Relaxshacks.com “Tiny House Summer Camp”, I […]

Derek Diedricksen’s Vermont Cabin

I was recently contacted by a fellow named Derek Alexander Diedricksen who is in the process of writing a book called, “Humble Homes, Simple Shacks, Cozy Cottages, Ramshackle Retreats, Funky Forts, and Anything Else We Could Squeeze in Here.”  It turns out that Derek is quite a scavenger-builder himself. Derek Diedricksen’s Vermont Cabin