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Tips to Successfully Design and Build a Tiny House

Things have changed a lot since I designed and built my tiny house way back in 2013. So much great info can now be found online that did not exists at all when I was building. However, the core principles of a successful design and build process remain the same. Here are some tips to ensure your tiny house build goes smoothly. Design: Don’t overcomplicate things If you plan to build this yourself, or you’re thinking of way to keep costs down, just keep things simple. Some of the best tiny houses are very simple architecturally; essentially a box, with […]


Set up and ready to go!

I’m bartering with a local manufacturer to use some indoor warehouse space to build the exterior of the Tiny Project house. Once I get the exterior all sealed up, I’ll move it home for more convenience when finishing the interior. Here’s the trailer backed in to my space (and leveled). She’s ready to go as soon as I get all my framing materials delivered in the next couple days. I’ve moved in most of my tools and will be getting a good used table saw the day after tomorrow. I’m using jack stands on each corner to hold the trailer […]


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