Big Guy in a TINY HOUSE- Deek’s Half A-Frame Cabin “The Dart”

May 11, 2023 john 14 5109 08:09

Having initially built the original prototype for this cabin (for the sake of creating its plans) in 2015/2016 or so in North Carolina, its nice to see a few of these builds now surfacing. “The Dart” (plans linked below) is a slight visual and spatial spin on a traditional a-frame in that its basically an…

40+ Tiny Houses Featured- WIN this NEW tiny house book

November 10, 2018 john 17 5019 08:30

Just released, Derek “Deek” Diedricksen’s new book “Micro Living: 40 Innovative Tiny Houses Equipped for Full-Time Living, in 400 Square Feet or Less” that featured 40 tiny houses from around the world. What do you know, my “Cheer Stand” is in there too! Buy a copy here! Leave a comment below and we’ll randomly pick…

Tiny House Homestead (“The Upcycled Micro Home”)

September 14, 2015 john 0 376470 16:27

Derek “Deek” Diedricksen (, author of “Microshelters”), talks to Jess Sullivan, who alongside her partner Dan, built a gorgeous tiny house on a farm in Rhode Island. Jess and Dan’s tiny house is off-grid, with an array of solar panels, a water purifier, and employs a wealth of salvaged building materials, and clever upcycling.

What Not To Do On A Tiny House Build (the good and bad of a small home on wheels)

October 19, 2014 john 1 46

Check out Derek “Deek” Diedricksen’s DIY shelter and cabin book HERE…. In this mini episode, Deek (HGTV/DIY Network) shows us a tiny house on wheels he came across down south, one with a few great things going for it, and a few not-so-great elements- in need of fixing.