Television Show Interior Designer’s Own Colourful Tiny House

October 7, 2019 john 20 168017 18:13

After working on various hit television shows as an interior designer, Kim together with her husband, film-maker Joey have had a chance to create their very own unique and beautiful home in the form of two tiny houses which have cleverly been joined together. In this episode, we explore Kim’s creation, as she uses clever…

Impeccably Designed Portland ADU w/ ADU 101: How Do Tiny Houses Fit?

September 30, 2019 john 22 15843 24:56

Meet Kol Peterson, a well-respected accessory dwelling unit expert in Portland, OR and author of the “Backdoor Revolution: the Definitive Guide to ADU Development”. He and his wife built a beautifully designed ADU, their dream home. It’s 800 square feet, or as they see it, 400 sqft/person. They live in it full-time in the backyard…

This off grid cabin is ultra-affordable and EASY to build!

August 12, 2019 john 15 3273 04:01

This “Transforming A Frame Cabin” design by Derek “Deek” Diedricksen of Relaxshacks.com has been built time and time again as an off-grid cabin retreat, as a full out tiny house with insulation and a bathroom in some cases, and for micro glamping rentals through airbnb.com. It was recently featured in Sunset Magazine and on Zillow…

Family’s Fantastic Farmhouse-Style Tiny Home

August 11, 2019 john 20 127822 21:43

Designed to perfectly meet the needs of a family of four, this fantastic farmhouse-style tiny home on wheels is packed full of great design ideas! It’s everything that a young family could hope for. Emma and Joel decided to build a tiny house as temporary accomodation for their young family, while they build a larger…

Vintage Boler Micro Camper- Should I buy it? (Tiny House Conversion?)

July 24, 2019 john 20 1844 04:55

Derek “Deek” Diedricksen, checks out a vintage Boler camper (aka “The Egg”) and contemplates whether or not he should buy it as a restoration or tiny house conversion project. Boler campers were based and built out of Canada (and Wichita/US) and are highly collectible to some (and look much like “The Scamp” campers/Rvs). This one…

Bunkie prefab cabin uses joinery & assembly of furniture design

July 22, 2019 john 21 4806 16:39

Furniture designer Evan Bare wanted to create a cabin that could be built like a piece of furniture. Architectural designer Nathan Buhler had a design for a “bunkie” (the name for a small sleeping cabin in part of Ontario, Canada) that was radical in its use of all glass for two of the walls. Bare…

Simple Living In Artistic Tiny Home With Huge Greenhouse

July 21, 2019 john 20 115912 13:12

After moving from Toronto to Victoria, Natasha and her daughter were looking for a fresh start and a new lifestyle. A desire to simplify life, create more free time and live closer to nature lead them to the decision to build a tiny house on wheels where it is now situated on a beautiful rural…

Mother And Daughter’s Wild Tiny House Adventure

July 7, 2019 john 20 164011 14:39

Making the decision to start a new life can be a difficult thing. Selling up your home and possessions, downsizing into a tiny house and driving that tiny house from one side of the country to another to settle in a new province can be incredibly scary, and yet that’s exactly what this inspiring mother…

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…