Beautiful Small ADU Home In Metro Vancouver

June 8, 2019 john 20 118016 15:01

This week, we are in Vancouver, British Columbia where the city has opened up accessory dwelling unit living to help create urban infill in the form of Laneway Homes. Vancouver is one of the world’s most expensive cities to live in and Laneway home’s are one of the cities attempts at creating more alternative housing…

Tiny House Gives Financial Freedom In Expensive City

June 2, 2019 john 20 166756 15:43

Situated on a stunning property on the outskirts of Vancouver, Canada, one of the world’s most expensive real estate markets, is a beautiful tiny house on wheels which has given a hard working couple financial freedom, the opportunity to escape the trappings of the crazy housing market and the ability to look forward to an…

Our Urban Tiny House In New Zealand

May 27, 2019 john 20 335961 16:47

After so many years in the works, I’m so excited to finally be able to share a tour of our very own tiny house on wheels in New Zealand. I started this project almost 5 years ago now, and it’s wonderful to now be able to share the finished home with you. For those of…

Swedish-inspired backyard cottage works as secluded oasis home

May 20, 2019 john 20 66335 21:16

Su Pang loves travel and traditional Swedish cottages. In 2013, she had a little-used 5000-square-foot backyard subject to relaxed building codes, so she began designing a Scandinavian-inspired cottage that would give her the freedom to live mortgage-free. Working around decades-old redwood and walnut trees, Su and her architect built an L-shaped 500-square-foot home (700-sq-ft, including…

Shipping Container Home Designed For Sustainable Family Living

May 19, 2019 john 20 165213 17:03

In this weeks episode, we explore this lovely family home which has been constructed using shipping containers. Named the South Coast Container House, this home has been sustainably constructed using four shipping containers and has also been extended to enclose communal spaces. At 95 square meters (1000 square feet) this home is capable of sleeping…

$10,000 Off-The-Grid Tiny House With HUGE Solar System

May 12, 2019 john 20 142993 15:20

If you’ve ever worried that you wouldn’t be able to produce enough power when off the grid in a tiny house on wheels, this house may be the one to reassure you! I never thought that we would see a tiny house which has quite so many solar panels on the roof. Amazingly, this tiny…

Modern Living in a Small Family Home

May 5, 2019 john 20 195334 14:39

With the drastic increase in house prices in Australia, many have been encouraged to explore alternative living arrangements. Multigenerational living, where families come together to share resources is becoming more popular and we are seeing tiny houses, and small accessory dwelling units starting to become common place. Commonly called a granny flat in Australia, an…

Seattle Couple Downsize to Small Backyard Cottage (400sqft)

May 4, 2019 john 27 6586 13:01

Paul & Caroline built & downsized to a 400 Square Foot cottage in their backyard, using recycled and reclaimed materials. Video Sponsor: Go to http://audible.com/thgj or text ‘THGJ” to 500 500 to get one free audiobook, 2 free Audible originals & a 30-day free trial! FIND OUT MORE FROM THIS HOME’S ARCHITECT: https://www.microhousenw.com/ ADDITIONAL MUSIC:…

Transforming Tiny House Combines Beauty And Engineering For Artful Living

April 21, 2019 john 20 96125 24:37

Sitting proudly on a hilltop overlooking the forests of Southern Victoria is an enchanting tiny house. Filled with art, and artful design, this home on wheels was designed using sacred geometry to ensure the proportions of the home were all in balance. Gauri Ma and Nirvana have each moved many times in their lives. Having…