Blog - Part 3

Building Towable Houses to Explore the Road – PodCast

Chris Schapdick of Tiny Industrial creates tiny houses that are lightweight and easy to tow. He is also an author of two books about living in tiny houses. In Ethan’s interview with Chris, he shares why he decided to share his process on Instructbales. Chris also shares what to look for in his upcoming book. […]

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How Your Tiny House Can Make a Tinier Carbon Footprint

Tiny houses put homeowners on the path to eco-friendly living. Maria Saxton, a Ph. D. candidate in environmental planning and design at Virginia Tech recently conducted a study of 80 tiny-house owners and found that their “ecological footprints were reduced by about 45% on average.” Many of the reductions come from pretty obvious areas. People […]

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Tiny, Affordable Bay Area Homes under $40,000

With his first invention, a $10 solar water heater to be used in rural towns of his native Mexico, Josue of Pacifica Tiny Homes got his feet wet as an entrepreneur. Now, he and his wife and Pacifica co-owner, Crystal, build tiny, affordable homes on wheels that offer lots of storage and incredible views of […]

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Top Tiny House Heating Options

Winter is coming. Now’s the time to think about tiny house winterizing and heating, so you can stay warm and cozy. So what are your tiny house heating options when you don’t have access to a central heating system?  Before you settle on any one heating method, think about your options and your individual circumstances […]

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