Young Man Builds $24K Tiny House + Winter Living Experience & Tour

February 1, 2019 john 20 695254 09:30

Mark singlehandedly built this DIY tiny house on a tight budget, and used mostly reclaimed and secondhand materials to furnish the interior. The entire home cost $30K CAD (~$24K USD) to build, and that includes the cost of a new custom trailer, new lumber, and the rent he paid for the building space. He and…

Woman Living in a Tiny House to Achieve Financial Freedom – Interview & Tour

January 25, 2019 john 20 279322 10:51

Natasha is living full-time in this beach-themed tiny house on wheels. Free 2-month Skillshare trial for the first 500 people: https://skl.sh/ExpAlt3 After living in apartments for over a decade, Natasha heard about tiny houses and realized they could be a way for her to affordably own her own home and achieve a certain amount of…

Young Man Builds Super Cheap Tiny House with Clever Elevator Bed

January 24, 2019 john 20 156524 10:25

Tyler is an engineering grad who built a budget-friendly DIY tiny house to give himself the gift of a debt-free home, and because he enjoyed the challenge of bringing a project like this to life. When we first heard about Tyler’s tiny house, we didn’t have many details about his build, so it was a…

How a boatmaker blended math & craft in his round treehouses

June 11, 2018 john 18 1751 28:34

Ever since seeing Jacques Cousteau emerge from a globular bathyscaphe, Tom Chudleigh has been fascinated by spheres. A few decades ago he designed a orb-shaped houseboat and began building a prototype, only to decide it would work better hung in a tree. After a successful summer sleeping in the dangling globe as on-site housing for…

3 Years Living Fully Off-Grid in a Tiny House

April 19, 2018 john 28 56625 07:03

Why This Couple Sold Their Tiny House After 3 Years Living Off Grid. Pat & Mel built this off-grid tiny house as a way to stop paying rent, and to start living a simple, minimalist lifestyle. They lived in it for 3 years while it was parked on a friend’s land, but they recently decided…

Open Concept Tiny House with Clever Custom Furniture – Off Grid Home Tour

January 1, 2018 john 20 71177 11:16

Kate and Simon built this 250 square foot off-grid Scandinavian-style tiny house as a cottage and have since started building tiny houses as a family business. To find out more about their tiny house construction, you can check out the Cabane website here: CABANE This tiny house is 8.5 feet wide, 13 feet tall, and…

How These Women Are Going to Legalize Tiny House Living in BC

November 18, 2017 john 21 14256 05:34

Sam and Stasia co-founded the BC Tiny House Collective to legitimize and legalize tiny houses in the province of British Columbia, Canada. They now have thousands of people supporting them, and over a hundred volunteers to help with everything from building tiny houses and analyzing research data, to updating their website. They have a 3-pronged…