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Escalante Village: First Tiny Home Community in Durango

More and more tiny house villages and communities are being approved around the country and the latest one might be located in one of the most beautiful places. The Escalante Village tiny house community was recently approved by the Durango City Council. The village will be located near the Animas River and 15 minutes from downtown Durango, Colorado. A mockup of Escalante [...]

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Off-Grid Appliance Review: Portable Washer and Portable Spin Dryer

We washed, we dried, we got a workout! As you'll see, we had way too much fun reviewing the Avalon Bay Portable Washing Machine and Portable Spin Dryer. Both are fairly easy to use and require no power. These could make for great off-grid clothes washer/dryer option for you, especially if you're OK with a little physical labor. Let us know your thoughts or personal experience [...]

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Lucking Out In LA With Steven And Sarahi Mejai

Los Angeles denizens Steven and Sarahi were living the American Dream as an accountant and an entertainment industry professional. There parents were excited for them, their friends were all living the same lifestyle. It was a perfect match of desire and fulfillment. But then, a very close friend lost her life. That changed everything for the couple. It made them realize what w [...]

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The Responsibility To Encourage

During the summer months in Portland, Oregon, air-conditioning was unnecessary. The temperature was typically around 80 degrees Fahrenheit (F) and rarely felt hot. The wool insulation in the tiny house combined with a fan to suck in the cool evening air was all that was required to stay within a tolerable temperature. However, now that the tiny house has moved south to the Cent [...]

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Most Popular Stick Built

Unique Mix of Tiny Homes at Bending River Cove

If you love staying at Bending River Cove in Lake City, Minnesota, you might be able to take one of the tiny resort homes home. Bending River Cove sits on a bluff above Lake Pepin in the southern part of the state. This tiny house resort has an interesting mix of homes to choose from including a contemporary tiny cottage and even a trailer named after a Queen song. The tiny [...]

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The Modern Liberation Tiny Home

Inspired by the home that started it all, the Modern is the blend of a sleek design & modern decor. The bold finishes highlight this build, from the distinct roof style to the modern touches. Beware: this home is for the bold. One of our favorite projects, this 32' home is filled with custom features like a cedar deck, a skylight, and plenty of storage. Size: 32' x [...]

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Liberation Tiny Homes Farmhouse

Marcus Stoltzfus at Liberation Tiny Homes contacted me and asked me to share some photos of their latest 24 foot Farmhouse model. The company is located in the heart of Lancaster County, PA, where the local labor industry is brimming with talent. their homes are completed on custom trailers and we offer several models to choose from. Priding themselves in being more af [...]

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Tiny Homes of Maine and the State’s New IRC Codes

Most people are familiar with the state of Maine for its beautiful coastline and decadent seafood. Now Maine can be famous for being the second state to adopt the IRC Tiny House Appendix V. In 2018 the state’s building codes have an addition that includes construction guidelines for tiny houses. The standards include defining a tiny house as a dwelling less than 400 square fe [...]

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Most Popular Log Cabin

What makes a great log cabin kit?

The tiny house movement is growing in popularity year on year, and it’s no surprise when the average cost to build your own is $23,000 compared to the average cost of a standard house of $272,000. Most tiny homes are in between 100 and 400 square foot, and one of the beauties of building a house of this size is that people can afford high-quality materials. One of the m [...]

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How to Build Your Own Tiny Off-grid Cabin Today

The tiny house movement is not just a fad. It is quickly growing in popularity due to cheaper living costs, less environmental impact, and a simpler lifestyle. A large proportion of tiny homes owners don’t want to be grid-tied and so off-grid tiny homes are also growing in popularity. There are so many different options when it comes to living in a tiny home, from bu [...]

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What Makes the Perfect Tiny Log Cabin Plan?

Small. Perfect. and Functional. My first thoughts when I saw a tiny log cabin in the forests of Roberts Creek. Log Cabins have been at the center of the tiny house movement as over 700,000 Americans now own log homes. This makes log cabins the most popular off-grid lifestyle; ahead of container homes, schoolies, caravans, and RVs. The unique thing about tiny cabins [...]

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Green River Log Cabins Builds Custom Park Models in 3 Weeks

While park models offer a larger way to live tiny, many of them can only be purchased out of the box. Green River Log Cabins in South Carolina not only offers 12 models, but various ways to customize each cabin. In addition, once the design and planning process is complete, the build of each cabin only takes three weeks. Green River Log Cabins contain wood from sustainable for [...]

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