I partook on the great adventure to build my own tiny house during my last two years of college. The experience was amazing and living in it the last semester of school was better than dreamed. However now after graduating and getting a job, circumstances are changing and in order to adapt to them all, it seems I have to pass the house on.” – Tiny House Talk
Learn more about Ben’s Tiny House For Sale near Austin, Texas.
Tiny Texas Houses will be hosting a week long salvage building bootcamp from March 3rd – March 9th, 2014… The plan is to build a tiny house design like that of “The Writers Cottage” and “Essay Contest” tiny houses. This house will be a 15′x12′ design with two floors…big enough to live in full time but small enough to get around building code in urban areas.” – Tiny Texas Houses
Read more about the Tiny Texas Houses “White Swan” Spring Salvage Building Bootcamp in Luling, Texas
Looks like John Wells is going to have more company out in the desert. Pictured here is her outhouse. I wonder what kind of home Dona Lu plans to build?
“My part time SW neighbor Dona Lu came out to work on her place for the weekend. She pre-built studded walls for an out house building and needed a second pair of hands holding the parts so she could lag screw them together. Quite impressed with her design and carpentry skills.”
via The Field Lab: HARDBOILEDEGGS.
More tiny houses in the news, this time from Texas.
“Evan Coulson and Gabrielle Hodges agree living in a home built on an eight foot by 20 foot trailer is a bit unconventional. “The average home could fit about 20, about 20 of these in it,” Coulson said. Guests invited inside quickly learn a person can live with less.”
via Nacogdoches Co. couple enjoying tiny house – KTRE.com | Lufkin and Nacogdoches, Texas.
The folks at Tiny Texas Houses explain why they don’t build tiny houses on wheels.
“…As to people building them and using them to run down the road a lot. Weight, pieces falling off at 60 mph, cross winds, driving into winds affecting true wind pressures and likely lack of consideration in construction will eventually lead to disastrous results, in my humble opinion.”
Continue reading Why We Don’t Build Our Houses To Be House Trailers at Tiny Texas Houses.