Category Archives for "Pre-fab"

New Tortoise Shell Design

Yesterday I went to the Tortoise Shell Nursery to see Bill’s new design that is currently under construction. He is building a larger Tortoise Shell Home that may be the sweet spot as far as size is concerned. This Tortoise Shell Home is based on a 26 foot trailer base, and has a shed style […]

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Building houses from shipping containers is not new, but I think this might be the first company I have seen that builds smaller homes that are environmentally friendly and can be secured tight like a tiny little bunker. Ecopods are built from recycled 8×20 steel shipping containers transformed into living, working and high end display […]

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GreenPod Homes

I live in Sonoma County in Northern California and it has kind of become a mecca for tiny house builders. There are three all within a 20 mile radius and I think there will be more in the future. Another area in the Northwest seems to be taking on this same idea and it is […]

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