I covered the ProtoHaus a couple of times in the past here on the Tiny House Blog. Ann Holley and Darren Macca have recently been featured in a neat video at 9News.com and I wanted to make sure you saw it.
“It’s like a sailboat on wheels,” Holley said.
A couple of years ago, tiny homes caught the attention of the couple. So, for about $25,000, they set out to build one.
“A lot of people think you couldn’t live this way,” Holley said.
They built the home with the help of family in Colorado. Then, when Holley went to graduate school out East, the couple drove the home out there and lived inside.
Protohaus caught the attention of folks on both commutes.
“They would follow us off the highway and they would be like, ‘How
many bedrooms are in there?’” Holley said.
Inside the home is a composting toilet; a stove; a faucet; outlets; even a sink with water. The home is fueled mostly on solar power and propane.
“Cleaning the house takes 20 minutes,” Holley said, laughing.
Read the complete story at the 9News website.