Amazing Off-The-Grid Tiny House Has Absolutely Everything! – Revisited

March 24, 2019 john 20 147953 13:39

It’s now been more than a year since Paul and Annett moved into their amazing off-the-grid tiny house on wheels in Byron Bay, New South Wales. This couple was on a mission to set up their home to run entirely off of renewable energies, utilising solar power, rain water collection, solar water heating and even…

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…

Super Affordable Off-Grid Tiny House Built With Old Fence Palings

January 12, 2019 john 20 72525 15:44

Building a tiny home using salvaged or reclaimed materials can be an amazing way of keeping the cost down. If you’re prepared to put in some extra work, it’s incredible how some old materials which would otherwise be finding their way to the dump can be transformed into a wonderful home. Jesse has put lots…

Incredible Small Off-Grid Earthship Home

December 15, 2018 john 20 100078 20:28

This off-the-grid home in Adelaide, Australia is something completely different! An Earthship is a radically sustainable and self-sufficient building which uses a combination of modern off-grid technology, super clever passive solar design techniques and a whole lot of recycled materials (including trash) all mixed with earth building techniques to create an incredible, high performance home.…

Spacious DIY Off-The-Grid Tiny House

December 1, 2018 john 20 74027 14:45

This spectacular off-the-grid tiny home on wheels in Australia is a true beauty! Constructed as a do-it-yourself build, the house is designed to be open and spacious. As new empty nesters, Jan and Kev wanted to construct a home for themselves which would free up time and financial resources so they could enjoy their future…

DIY Tiny House TOUR: College Student Gets Evicted from Boulder Backyard

October 22, 2018 john 20 21868 13:36

Meet David, a CU college student and future astronomy teacher. He built a charming and super functional tiny house, as way to embrace simple living and offer affordable housing while he works towards his degree. For 6 months he was parked peacefully in a Boulder backyard. Housing in Boulder, CO, is extremely expensive and in…

This Floating Tiny Cabin Is The Ultimate City Escape

August 17, 2018 john 20 60543 12:14

When this family grew tired of life in the city, they decided to sell up and start a new life together in the country, purchasing land in rural New Zealand and building the ultimate city escape, a tiny floating cabin which was constructed on pontoons. Originally, this tiny house / cabin was meant to be…

Island Living In An Off-The-Grid House Boat

August 11, 2018 john 20 51499 16:09

Mark has lived a very unusual life. As a professional mime and clown he has travelled the world as a performing artist and brought smiles to the faces of thousands. Now, he has retired and is living in a spectacular house boat on an island in New Zealand which brings a smile to his face…

COZY OR BRIGHT? Which Way Do You Like Tiny Houses?

July 26, 2018 john 20 1190 02:13

When we started this tiny house last year it was a wet spring and we were so…miserable is a strong word. Now a year later we have the comforts and the cute added! It cost very little money to fix it up and soon we will unveil the whole thing…but for now, do you like…

Old Railway Carriage Converted Into Stunning Off-Grid Home

July 7, 2018 john 20 59180 15:54

These two derelict old railway carriages have been converted into an absolutely stunning off the grid home. Packed full of character and history from their time on the railway, these carriages are now a wonderful place to call home. Located in the Central Otago region in the South Island of New Zealand, this conversion project…