Shipping Container Home Designed For Sustainable Family Living

May 19, 2019 john 20 165213 17:03

In this weeks episode, we explore this lovely family home which has been constructed using shipping containers. Named the South Coast Container House, this home has been sustainably constructed using four shipping containers and has also been extended to enclose communal spaces. At 95 square meters (1000 square feet) this home is capable of sleeping…

The WORST tiny house/cabin we’ve seen! DANGEROUS (Arizona)

May 15, 2019 john 20 3364 10:53

HOW many WRONG things/mistakes can YOU find in this cabin? I’m not mentioning the town this is in, just the state, and in NO WAY intend to insult the owners of this cabin should they see this (they rent it from afar and I’m not even sure they know the scope/condition of it to be…

Tiny Earthship Style Cabin Built with Recycled Tires & Green Roof

May 14, 2019 john 21 78928 06:49

This mini earthship-style cabin is built with recycled tires and glass bottles, cob, and a gorgeous green roof. It’s a 1-room cabin so the bedroom, kitchen, and dining room are all in one open concept space. The bathroom is the only thing that is separate from the living area. While this micro cabin design looks…

$10,000 Off-The-Grid Tiny House With HUGE Solar System

May 12, 2019 john 20 142993 15:20

If you’ve ever worried that you wouldn’t be able to produce enough power when off the grid in a tiny house on wheels, this house may be the one to reassure you! I never thought that we would see a tiny house which has quite so many solar panels on the roof. Amazingly, this tiny…

Seattle Backyard Cottages: City Legalities & Estimated Cost

May 11, 2019 john 23 7946 06:13

Bruce Parker, a Seattle Architect specializing in backyard cottages, discusses the high home prices, city legalities, and the potential benefits of building a small house on your land. FIND OUT MORE FROM THIS HOME’S ARCHITECT: https://www.microhousenw.com/ ————– CREDITS ————— TITLE MUSIC: Peter Kuli | Track: “Love It” Listen: https://soundcloud.com/peterkuli ADDITIONAL MUSIC: https://www.epidemicsound.com/ EDITOR: Jenna Spesard…

Stealth tiny cabin in woods recreated in skinny SF backyard

May 5, 2019 john 23 34292 15:01

Ten years ago, Mosha Osgood built an 8 x 10 cabin in a friend’s backyard for $1500. After surrounding it with quickly growing bamboo, he moved into his new home paying only $400 per month in a town where the average rent is 5 times that. Osgood was inspired to build his tiny home after…

Modern Living in a Small Family Home

May 5, 2019 john 20 195334 14:39

With the drastic increase in house prices in Australia, many have been encouraged to explore alternative living arrangements. Multigenerational living, where families come together to share resources is becoming more popular and we are seeing tiny houses, and small accessory dwelling units starting to become common place. Commonly called a granny flat in Australia, an…

Tiny House Reality Check! Watch This Before Building or Buying One

May 2, 2019 john 20 35976 07:13

We’re talking about 5 really important things you should consider before you decide to start a tiny house project. 1) Finances Tiny houses can be a more affordable housing option than a full-sized house, but there’s more to think about than just the price tag of the actual house. For example, how much will you…

Jay Shafer’s Tiny Houses, A Simple Living Evolution

April 29, 2019 john 27 15573 16:34

Tiny house pioneer, Jay Shafer is widely credited with jumpstarting the modern movement. His last two tiny houses showcase an evolution of simplicity. As he puts it, simple pared-down living reflects nature—thriving through efficiency (the original “green” term). Meaningful living is key to his design approach. Everything in his tiny homes has to be beautiful…

Man Living in a 10’x10′ Tiny House & Homesteading in the City

April 28, 2019 john 25 571571 24:27

Rob Greenfield’s latest sustainable living project is to live in a DIY 100 ft² tiny house for two years while foraging and growing 100% of his own food in an urban area. We are thrilled to be featuring Rob on our channel, and we learned so much from him just with this one video collaboration.…