Small prefab backyard home feels more livable than McMansions

September 11, 2022 john 20 72057 17:58

John Geary grew up watching his father build big homes in the San Francisco Bay Area where it can take years to permit a project, so when the state legislature began passing bills to make it much easier to build a home in your own backyard, he set up shop selling smaller, cheaper homes that…

Fantastic Tiny Houses with Space Saving Design Ideas

June 30, 2022 john 11 6389 10:08

Hello! Whether it’s a concern for the environment, a financial necessity or just because you prefer it, there are many reasons why people choose to live in a tiny home. From a design standpoint, it’s fascinating to see how practical small home living can be! Let’s take some fantastic tiny houses with space saving design…

Parents buy 2 CONTAINER HOMES for teen daughters to live in backyard

March 18, 2022 john 20 61511 08:55

Matt and his partner, Linda, moved in together but didn’t have enough space for each of their teen daughters to have a private bedroom. So, they decided to buy two container homes to act as backyard tiny homes for their girls. This gave the girls the privacy they craved, while keeping them close to home.…

They 3D-print a home in 24h. Now want to custom-print yours

September 19, 2021 john 22 30230 17:27

Thanks to new extra-large 3D printers, it’s now possible to print a house with a machine that extrudes a material – usually concrete/cement or a polymer, but more lately even earth – in an entirely additive process so there is exponentially less waste in construction. Mighty Buildings can print a home in just 24 hours…

Full home unfolds in 1-hour, kitchen & bathroom included

May 28, 2021 john 20 31943 13:47

The Boxabl Casita is a $49,000 home that begins as an easily-transportable 8-foot wide box and unfolds into 375-square-feet of living space. In under an hour, it unfurls to reveal a kitchen with a refrigerator, double sink, oven, and dishwasher and a bathroom with a shower/tub, sink, counter, mirror, and sliding glass door. Father/son team…

3D PRINTED TINY HOUSE! Is this the Future of Construction?

February 5, 2021 john 25 22919 09:41

VIDEO DESCRIPTION: Mighty Buildings is innovating home construction by creating a high-tech 3D printed Tiny House in just a few weeks, from order to delivery. LEARN MORE: https://mightybuildings.com/ ———-CREDITS————— PRODUCED & HOSTED BY: Jenna Kausal VIDEOGRAPHERS: Dallen Detamore Jennifer Gonzalez EDITOR: Marcia Trader http://www.marciatrader.com​ TITLE MUSIC: Kate Steinway – “Tiny Home” ADDITIONAL MUSIC: https://www.epidemicsound.com/ OPENING…

Three PROFITABLE ways to make money with Tiny Houses!

July 11, 2020 john 40 3116 10:11

There’s a lot of reasons why people go tiny. If you’ve been around for a while, you know that for us it was a combination of ownership, geographic flexibility, and future ROI (return on investment). Today, almost three years into our Tiny journey, we are much closer (financially speaking) to taking the next step and…

Charming Rustic Tiny House With One Floor Living (No Sleeping Loft!)

February 16, 2020 john 23 33487 08:33

Do you love tiny homes, but hate the idea of climbing into bed every night? Maybe this home is the solution for you! This 8×24 foot R.J.O. starts at a base price of only $30,000! Would you have done something differently? Maybe a murphy bed is more your style or you’d rather sleep up stairs?…

Kristie Wolfe’s Idaho potato home, silo bathroom and pet cow

February 8, 2020 john 20 23765 32:43

Kristie Wolfe spent over a year touring the U.S. with a giant potato to promote Idaho’s spud industry and dreaming about turning the 28-foot-long tuber into a tiny home. Seven years later when the tater was finally retired, her wish came true. Kristie transformed the interior of the concrete, plaster and steel structure into a…

Impeccably Designed Portland ADU w/ ADU 101: How Do Tiny Houses Fit?

September 30, 2019 john 22 15881 24:56

Meet Kol Peterson, a well-respected accessory dwelling unit expert in Portland, OR and author of the “Backdoor Revolution: the Definitive Guide to ADU Development”. He and his wife built a beautifully designed ADU, their dream home. It’s 800 square feet, or as they see it, 400 sqft/person. They live in it full-time in the backyard…