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…

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…

Where to Park a Tiny House? – 5 Useful Tips!

January 31, 2017 john 20 10525 05:52

Tiny houses are illegal in many places, sometimes because they don’t meet the minimum square footage requirement in the by-law, city planning or zoning regulations. Other times they’re not permitted because they’re on wheels, or if they’re not hooked up to a septic tank, or if the property doesn’t have a well. It’s a good…

Help Make Tiny Houses Legal!

November 4, 2016 john 3 987 01:37

WE NEED YOUR HELP to reach as many ICC Voting Members as we can with the PRO-TINY HOUSE MESSAGE! ICC Voting happens: Nov 8, 2016 to Nov 21, 2016 WHAT HAPPENED IN KANSAS CITY? October 23, 2016: A group of tiny house advocates presented an Appendix to the International Code Council that, if adopted, would…