Tiny houses truly do come in a number of sizes and shapes. From tiny houses on wheels to houseboat to yurts to high wall tents, there is a tiny house out there for almost every situation. The same was true even at the turn of the 20th century when the Pacific Northwest saw significant numbers…

It’s no secret that heating your home with wood is a lot more cost effective than heating with other forms like propane or electricity. With a small or tiny space, it makes even more sense because so much less fuel is required. I like heating with wood because the mechanism to do so is very…

Tiny House Listings has been the “go to” site for the representation and eventual sale of tiny houses of all kinds. Whether they be on wheels or foundations, big or small, manufactured or home made, Tiny House Listings represents them all. Part of the allure is that THL has a prominent YouTube channel as well,…

Airbnb is an amazing site. Its popularity continues to grow despite some mild controversy and some truly horrible host stories. Offering rooms, houses, and locations, for almost any set of travel parameters, the site can find you a place to stay almost anywhere in the world that include the comforts of home with the exoticism…

In retrospect the 1970s was a peculiar decade. In 1970, under the Controlled Substances Act, marijuana is classified as a Schedule I drug on the basis that it has “a high potential for abuse.” Subsequently in 1973 the DEA is formed. H.R. Pufnstuf became a popular television series in 1971. Roller rinks rose higher on the…

Recently the 2013 press release announcing IKEA’s entry into the small prefab housing market began circulating on Facebook yet again with their IKEA Flat Pack. Originally posted on sites like Inhabitat.com, Greenprophet.com, and buildinghomesandliving.com. The press release heralded the development as “a real game changer”. The lightweight flat pack was dubbed the “Better Shelter” and…

Way back in 2013 I shared with you guys the story behind me finding and acquiring my 3+ acre parcel of land out in the boonies for $2,000. Since then I’ve been slowly working on it, board by board. A few weeks ago my Dad and I started working on a two-person sleeper cabin. The…