Category Archives: Tiny House Projects

Students Build RE/MAX Tiny House

RE/MAX has built a tiny house in collaboration with Students in the Henry Ford College’s Building Science Department. They call it the Tiny Home for Tiny Tots. Students were given practical work experience in this semester-long tiny home project. Students participated in every stage of the process including design, structure, and systems. The Henry Ford College (HFC) […]

First Grade School Teacher Builds Tiny Home

Derek “Deek” Diedricksen (author of “Microshelters“) gets a tour of Brittnie’s Tiny House. Brittnie is a first grade school teacher and with the help of her grandparents built her own tiny house for about $25,000. You can find Brittnie’s Tiny Home on Facebook and see more great videos from Deek on the Relaxshacks.com YouTube Channel.

MIO by the Covo Tiny House Co.

Designed for the person that works from home. This tiny house features a sit/stand desk, integrated smart home lighting, heating & security. At one end of the house is a 55-inch monitor and 2.4 amp USB ports can be found throughout the home. The kitchen is larger and more functional than many tiny homes, plus […]

University of Denver Students Speed Build a Tiny House for the Homeless

The Colorado Village Collaborative will be creating two tiny house villages. This tiny home will be a showcase tiny home for the village. Assistant Professor Eric Holt led 30 students from University of Denver’s Franklin L. Burns School of Real Estate & Construction Management, who participated in a speed build recently.

The Wedge – Net Zero Tiny House

The Wedge was built by students at Laney College in Oakland, California for the 2016 SMUD Net Zero Tiny House Competition. One of the team’s goals was to built it to be net zero – meaning that it generates all the electricity it uses. Part of the team’s motivation to build tiny was the low […]

Derek & Hannah’s Tiny House is Done! Cost Just $34,667.23!

Congratulations Derek & Hannah!!! I’ve been following your tiny house build since the beginning and have never missed an episode. The tiny house television shows have got nothing on your Life Inside A Box YouTube Channel… so well done, not to mention REAL! Quick Note to D&H: There’s just two weeks left to enter the […]

Assembles in One Day – “France” by Pin-Up Houses

I would like to introduce you to a new prefabricated experimental tiny house by Pin-Up Houses. They call it “France.” It consists of 21 separate insulated panels that are connected together with threaded rods. The house can be assembled and reassembled easily in just one day. This tiny house is made up of three main […]

Samantha and Robert’s Shedsistence

Samantha and Robert built their 24-foot 204 square foot tiny house on weekends over 14 months – and WOW! Material cost was $30,000. Nice! Judging from the incredibly high quality of the house, they’ve got a lot of sweat equity in their home. Just check out these interior details. This is a great example of […]

L’Odyssée – French Tiny House

This 217 square foot tiny house was built by Baluchon, a tiny house company in Nantes, France. I really like the way the white walls and different woods work together to brighten and define the space. It has two lofts, and an unusual design feature there too. One loft, accessed by stairs, is more like a […]

Students Build a Solar Powered Tiny House

In 2015, students at REALM Charter High School in Berkeley built two identical solar-powered 100 square foot tiny houses. The students worked with experienced architects & builders and in conjunction with Studio H – a non-profit organization that teaches young people to design and build their future using heart, hands, and hammers. The houses are […]

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