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Plankbridge Shepherd’s Hut

I just couldn’t pass up a post on the beautiful shepherd huts built by the Plankbridge company in Dorset, England. Plankbridge shepherds’ huts are a traditional, insulated and mobile design of the classic sheepherding hut. These are for contemporary uses such as a home office, studio, bolthole, music or garden room. A shepherd’s hut will […]

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Butler Projects

Paul Butler of Butler Projects offers several tiny and small house plans for amateur and first time builders. According to Paul, his designs have been simplified about as much as is possible, in terms of shape and add-on modules, and can be made very energy efficient. The houses are designed around a main module which […]

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Studio Apartment Gets 15 Miles Per Gallon

San Francisco Studio Apartment Gets 15 Miles Per Gallon The San Francisco Weekly reports about a couple who have modified a van and are living in it part time down by the river in San Francisco. Quoting from the Weekly:  There’s no denying it: Crockett Bodelson and Sandra Wang’s studio apartment is as cute as […]

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