Tag Archives: solar tiny house

Improved Solar Panel Set-Up

Honestly I’m trying to keep this simple, no really. I could just slap an RV photovoltaic (PV) panel rack on the roof and be done with it but it just seems like that would be harder to live with day-in and day-out. PV panels need to be kept clean and tilted toward the sun to […]

8×16 Free House Plans Coming Along Nicely

I want to thank everyone who provided feedback on my first post of this 8×16 tiny house plan. It was really great to see it through more eyes. I was also able to incorporate many of the suggestions and have really landed on something I think should be pretty nice. The tiny house configuration that […]

Update on Elizabeth Turnbull’s Tiny House

I spotted an update on Elizabeth Turnbull’s tiny house yesterday. Elizabeth is the Yale University graduate student who has built a solar tiny house that will serve as her home for two years while she’s attending Yale’s School of Forestry and Environmental Studies. Her tiny house measures 8′ by 18′ and is build on the […]

Book Review: Simple Solar Homesteading by LaMar Alexander H.E.S.

For five bucks Lamar’s ebook Simple Solar Homesteading is a bargain. You can also order a print copy for $15 plus shipping but buying the ebook pdf version will give you quicker access to the information. I ordered the book yesterday through the paypal link on LaMar’s website and he emailed me the book this […]