Things are looking both new and hot at Tiny House Ontario. There is a lot going on there despite my having not been there much. Unable to use the house this year because of my illness and recovery, I have loaned THO to my friend Guillaume. He recently had an absolutely gorgeous custom trailer built…

by Andrew Odom As the tiny house community grows so do the options to learn about the mental, emotional, spiritual, relational, budget, and physical steps of constructing a tiny house on wheels or a small house in general. Between in-person workshops, hands-on boot camps, lecture series, online courses, and the like, no matter where you…

I was in the airport waiting to fly out to Saskatoon when I heard back from a young tiny houser that I hoped to interview while visiting the city. I had sent a message previously but she did not get it right away, so I was very relived when I saw that she had written…

Astrid recently sent me some photos of her 12×14 home in The Yukon. What’s unique about her home is that it’s made of canvas and is pretty much the most simple type of home you can have. Astrid’s home is a wall tent. She heats her home and does her cooking with a wood stove…

Tumbleweed Tiny House Company has a good lineup of workshops they are offering around the country this year. In the workshops you will learn the essentials of what’s needed to begin your tiny house building journey. This includes the tools required and also majorly-important things like learning how to attach your tiny house to the…

I was already writing this when Tiny House Listings posted a question from Marlo. “Just wondering, all of you tiny house people that live in cold climates how do you heat your house and what type/amount of insulation did you use? And how about power? Is it solar all the way? What do people do…

So, you want a tiny house but you don’t want to put it on wheels. Well, you’ve come to the right place. When Matt and I decided we wanted to build our house we knew exactly where we wanted to put it; half way up a mountain with no road access and a pretty reasonable…

by Kristie Wolfe Here’s my little story on how I paid cash for tiny house: January 2011 the lease on my house was up and I set out to find a place that was more unique. It was an ad on Craigslist that was renting a lot with RV hook ups that sparked the idea…

The Florida-based company “Tiny Home Builders” offers a neat little tiny house on wheels that can be built for you, or that you can build yourself called “Tiny Retirement.” Because the door is located on the long side of the house, the layout allows for a full-sized bed to be downstairs instead of climbing a…

Measuring only 65 square feet, the XS-House has the smallest footprint of all the homes available from The Tumbleweed Tiny House Company. The tiny house on wheels which is smaller than many people’s walk-in closet features a living room, kitchen, bathroom and a sleeping loft above. What’s very beneficial about the XS-House is it’s light…