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Light Box Walls for Your Tiny House, and a North Carolina Workshop

The following is a guest post by: Derek “Deek” Diedricksen Hey all, I just wanted to share with you a few photos of a translucent wall I built in a three-season tiny cabin on wheels, that I’ve dubbed “The Light Box”, for obvious reason. By doubling a layer of this white Tuftex roofing, and leaving an air […]

Derek ‘Deek’ Diedricksen Exposes DIY Nature of Tiny Houses

Derek ‘Deek’ Diedricksen, author of the book Humble Homes, Simple Shacks shares the DIY nature of tiny houses on Yahoo this weekend. Deek gives a tour of several of his tiny house creations including a in-process treeless treehouse he’s nicknames the Lollipop Fort Of Death, or L.F.O.D for short. This video has over one million views already so I’m guessing […]

Deek at Walden Cabin

Derek “Deek” Diedricksen had an opportunity to visit Henry David Thoreau‘s cabin yesterday and posted a video tour of the famous little cabin on YouTube. Deek is the author of the book Humble Homes Simple Shacks… and micro house creations like the Boxy Lady.

Tiny Yellow House #5 – Vermont Cabin

Derek “Deek” Diedricksen has posted the 5th episode of Tiny Yellow House, his growing show on YouTube that features tiny living spaces. In this episode Deek shares the tiny cabin in Vermont he built with his brother, family, and friends. It was built with very little money and includes a lot of reclaimed and local […]

Deek’s Book Reviews

This video is packed with reviews of tiny & simple living books. What I like about Deek is that he’s a strait-shooter and pulls no punches – while remaining a jokster to the core. He also has an amazing taste in clothes (notice the hat). If you don’t know Deek… he’s the tiny house guy (and […]

The Boxy Lady – Tiny Yellow House

Derek Diedricksen has a new episode out of Tiny Yellow House. This time it features one of his latest micro house creations called The Boxy Lady. In addition to providing a place to sleep it can also double as a curbside vending booth. If you happen to be near Scituate, MA this coming Thursday (August […]

Interview with Alex Pino

Derek Diedricksen just posted a new video of an interview he shot in Florida with Alex Pino, the fellow behind Tiny House Talk. Derek runs a blog called Relaxshax’s Blog and has been busy producing a show on YouTube called Tiny Yellow House. In the video Alex provides a little background information on how he got […]

Tiny Houses on NPR

Derek “Deek” Diedricksen and Peter King were featured on NPR this past weekend. Both Deek and Peter are located in New England. Deek has a book out which I’ve reviewed in the past, titled Humble Homes, Simple Shacks…, and is also publishing a show on YouTube called Tiny Yellow House. Peter teaches regular workshops in Vermont. Below is […]

Tiny Housers – Innovators or Just Plain Crazy?

Of course we’re crazy… after all we admire (or are) people that live in 100 square feet or less. Take my friend Derek “Deek” Diedricksen for example… he’s the author of a homespun tiny house book with what could be the longest book title ever. It’s called, Humble Homes, Simple Shacks, Cozy Cottages, Ramshackle Retreats, […]

Tiny Yellow House – Episode 3

This is the jam band episode of Tiny Yellow House. Derek Diedricksen and guitarist Bill/William Bracken, from Age Against The Machine, (Rage Tribute Act from Boston, MA), let loose and have some fun in Derek’s tiny Gypsy Junker. There are also a couple out-take videos featuring Derek and Bill playing some Journey and a drum […]

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