A few weeks ago one my fellow tiny house bloggers, Stephanie at Coming Unmoored, suggested a very interesting idea to me… provide free tiny house plans. It seemed like a good idea to me, after all I post all sorts of tiny house designs here for free why not take a little extra time and publish them in a format that would enable others to build tiny houses.
Below is my first draft of a tiny house plan for a simple 8×8 tiny house or shed. I plan to enhance this plan over time and add wiring and plumbing details like a tiny kitchen and bathroom, but for now it’s just a framing plan. I’d also love to hear what you think and welcome any advice on details that are missing. For example I want to add a materials list and more detail around the type of hardware and lumber to use.
I’d also like to hear what other shapes and sizes of tiny houses you’d like to see. I can’t promise I’ll be able to draw them all but I’d like to eventually offer a wide variety of simple free house plans here. I also plan to finish the Tiny Simple House book soon and will offer that for sale. It should be about 80 pages and include a lot more detail and options than these simple plans. But until I finish that I hope you enjoy these free house plans.
Download Free 8×8 Tiny House Plans – v1.0 (.pdf)
Updated! – Download Free House Plans – 8×8 Tiny House v.2