Mom and Daughter Build Tiny House

tiny houseSicily Kolbeck, her mother, Suzannah, and dad/husband Dane decided on the perfect school project – a tiny house.

Things were a little rocky at first but with determination the family moved forward with the project until everything slammed to a halt when Suzannah’s was informed her husband, Dane had been killed in a car accident., but Dane had been in a car accident.

After mourning their loss mom and daughter decided to move forward and in honor of Dane they completed their tiny house.


1st Tiny House Hotel in the United States

tiny house hotelDeb Delman and Kol Peterson are the proprietors of Caravan Hotel in Portland, Oregon which is the first operational tiny house hotel in the U.S.

Currently Delman and Peterson offer 3 different models. There is the 160 sq. ft. Tandom, the 120 sq.ft. Rosebud, and the 90 sq. ft. Pearl.

Caravan is located on a lot at 5009 N.E. 11th Avenue (directly off of Alberta Street) and is located next to a popular and thriving neighborhood complete with food carts, restaurants, night entertainment and a variety of unique shops.


Hank Buys A Bus Then Calls It Home

Hank Butitta was a frustrated architecture student who decided to turn concepts into reality by transforming a school bus into his thesis and 255 square foot mobile home. Floors are reclaimed gym flooring and lighting is high efficient dimmable LED.

Design concepts many of which are theoretical can become poorly understood notes Hank.


Tiny House Interior Space and Furniture Technology

interiortechEver wonder how to best use small spaces more efficiently?

Take a few moments and watch what these designers have created – it’ll blow your mind.

Talk about AMAZING design technology for small spaces – this is it!


Small Japanese Home Uses Light To Appear Larger

th3Okay so the video was made in 2008 but after you see it you’ll have to agree. Architect Yasuhiro Yamashita makes a box and then slices out the corner and adds glass. I guess you can’t classify it as a tiny house but you definitely classify it as small, elegant, and brilliantly designed.

It’s a beautiful and extremely functional living space.


This Tiny House is Mobile and Efficient

eug8Todd Miller’s 140-square foot tiny house that lets you cook, shower, sleep or just relax in an energy efficient and mobile package.


Ph.D. Student Builds 120 sq ft Tiny House

Tiny HouseUniversity of Oregon Ph.D. student April Anson was so intrigued by the tiny house concept she set out build one for herself, but of course with a few modifications.


This Tiny House Has a Name – Protohaus

th1About the size of a sailboat this Colorado tiny house built by Ann Holley and her partner Darren Macca represents what kind of swelling can be constructed for about $25,000.