Tag Archives: humanure

Tiny House Bathrooms

One of the bigger tiny space design challenges tiny house owner-builders face are bathrooms. A typical small residential bathroom will measure 5′ x 9′, or 45 square feet. That’s too much space to use when the house is just 120 square foot tiny house. In a tiny house you’ll find normal flush toilets, RV toilets, […]

SketchUp Composting Toilet File for Tiny House Drawings

  Many tiny house owners choose to install commercially manufactured composting toilets. These toilets collect and compost the deposits right inside the lower tank. They don’t typically use any water and instead dry the waste using a small heater and fan. Air is drawn through the waste and out of the unit at the top […]

Earthbag Daydream

When I first read about Ryo Chijiiwa’s tiny cabin on Tiny House Blog I was fascinated by the adventure this fellow was on. He quit his job at Google, traveled America, and is now working to setup a more comfortable place to live on the remote property that he recently purchased in northern California. You […]

The Field Lab – Extremely Sustainable Homestead

The Field Lab, also known as the Southwest Texas Alternative Energy And Sustainable Living Field Laboratory, is the 40-acre desert homestead of John Wells. John had been living in upstate New York for years but had a bit of awakening, like many of us, and decided to make his sustainable homestead dreams a reality. After purchasing […]