Newlyweds Renovate 1959 Airstream into Gorgeous Tiny Home

March 9, 2019 john 19 11048 12:31

Danielle & Hy Boltz renovated an Airstream vintage trailer into their dream Tiny House. ADDITIONAL MUSIC: OPENING MONTAGE DRONE SHOT: Jonathan Benabed EDITORS: Dallen Detamore Jennifer Gonzalez Jenna Spesard Additional photography provided by: Danielle & Hy Boltz

Modern cabin hangs like a treehouse over Acadian New England

November 8, 2016 john 20 19828 12:47

Maricela Salas and Mary McGoff admit they were “naive” about buying raw land before making their purchase of a hillside lot in the Berkshires. It turned out to be too steep and rocky for a traditional foundation. To avoid “blasting” and ruining their beloved refuge, their contractor Arthur Jackson (of The Small Building Company) created…

SC hobbyist on building DIY geodesic mobile dwelling for 7K

August 2, 2016 john 0 25558 19:03

Hobbyist Michael R Weekes believes that tiny homemakers haven’t gone far enough “to do more with less”, so using the ideas of Buckminster Fuller, he built what he calls “the lightest 115 square feet of living on the planet”. At 1500 pounds, the 8-foot-wide, 14-foot-long Lifepod is what Weekes calls “the most house that can…

GORGEOUS Vintage Airstream Trailer “Tiny House” Makeover

July 18, 2016 john 8 1388 11:57

Derek “Deek” Diedricksen (HGTV’s “Tiny House Builders” and author of “Microshelters”) takes a tour (with Steven Harrell of and Dustin Diedricksen), of an airstream trailer that was renovated and re-invisioned by Travis Pyke and his team at Wind River Tiny Homes. This particular Airstream has a transforming/expanding bed, an indoor and outdoor shower, and…

$150 bike camper: DIY micro mobile home (downloadable plans)

December 6, 2015 john 0 11460 12:34

Paul Elkins makes things: driveable plastic cars, tipis, treehouses, fluted-plastic boats and many micro-shelters. He made his first micro-RV a few years ago when he built his post-apocalyptic bicycle camper for Burning Man. Paul Elkins fell for micro-camping in 2002 when he toured the country in his “stealth camper” (a pickup truck with cabover turned…