Tiny diesel tank becomes time-capsule-style personal shelter

October 1, 2019 john 25 45341 20:55

Martín Marro wanted to “rescue the memory” of his childhood home: a converted 1940s gas station in Luque, Argentina. So he unearthed a diesel tank, similar to that buried under his home, and with the help of his brothers converted it into a micro living space. From the outside, the yellow tank seems unchanged, but…

5th Grader’s Off-Grid “Tiny House” Shelter for The Homeless

March 12, 2017 john 20 7492 05:34

Derek “Deek” Diedricksen (Author of “Microshelters” and host of HGTV’s “Tiny House Builders”) talks to 5th Grader Callie Hilton at the 2017 Georgia Tiny House Festival in Eatonton. Callie’s design only cost $10 (over materials her father had laying around in his shop), weighs in the ballpark of a mere 25 pounds, and features a…