3 x 20ft Shipping Containers Turn Into Amazing Compact Home

February 3, 2019 john 20 219923 16:27

I’m always amazed at how people can turn shipping containers, hard, cold metal boxes, into some of the most beautiful, warm and welcoming homes. That’s exactly what this young couple from Victoria have done, transforming 3 20ft shipping containers into a wonderful, functional house. Everywhere you look, Richard and Amy have packed their container home…

Uni Grad’s $US12,000 Eco Tiny House

December 11, 2018 john 20 82275 14:56

After graduating from university, this entrepreneurial young couple kick started their next phase of life by building an incredible eco tiny house together! Unbelievably, Sam and Simone managed to construct this tiny house as a DIY project for only AU$17,000 which works out to be just over US$12,000. Especially in a country like Australia, where…

Off-Grid Artisan Tiny House Built To Escape Wildfires

November 16, 2018 john 20 61712 12:19

Ryan was fortunate. With his last 28ft tiny house on wheels he managed to pull it just out of the way of the wildfires which swept through California in 2017. That experience really got him thinking about the design of his home though and he decided to build something more compact which was more easily…

Beautifully Handcrafted Heirloom Tiny House

October 6, 2018 john 20 40275 14:19

This off-the-grid tiny house on wheels has been beautifully handcrafted using sustainably sourced materials. Designed to stand the test of time, it’s one to be passed down to future generations. The home was constructed by Ryan of Humble Handcraft, who we featured on the show earlier. You can see the tour we filmed of his…

A Stunning Small Home Made From Hemp

March 24, 2018 john 20 39664 14:55

Hemp is a building material like no other. It has incredible thermal properties, is environmentally friendly, rat and insect proof, fire and earthquake resistant and is an affordable way to build. Plus, the end result looks amazing! After loosing her father to mesothelioma (a cancer caused through exposure to asbestos), Tiffany studied building biology, and…

Adorable Tiny House Built By Love, Family and Community

November 24, 2017 john 20 46307 14:04

This tiny house is beautiful. It’s cleverly designed, skilfully built, warm, well insulated and cosy. What truly makes it a home though is the story of it’s DIY construction and how a loving and supportive family and community came together to make this young woman’s dream possible. This is one of my absolute favourite tiny…