Adrian and Katherine and How to Convert a Shed to a Tiny House - Tiny House Blog

Adrian and Katherine and How to Convert a Shed to a Tiny House

shed to tiny house

In this week’s podcast, Adrian and Katherine show you how to convert a shed to a tiny house with a very small budget.

Spending just $10,000 for a 16×50 Dirksen shed and with a lot of DIY work, they share some great tips on how to convert a basic shed into a tiny home for a family of 3.

If you are looking for an economical way to get into a tiny home this is one way to do it.

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In This Episode:

  • How to find a cheaper shed
  • Site preparation: what they did and what they would do differently
  • A little determination and creativity can get you far
  • Things that could add time to your build
  • Could this money-saving trick work for you?

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design and layout

A family member helped the Alvarezes with their layout and blueprints


They had a little help from Anthony and Olivia with their countertops

interior construction

Adrian and Katherine did about 70% of the work (including the AC) themselves


The shed had a little bit of work done here and there that they ultimately pulled out and re-did

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