minimalist house

Going Tiny for Your Minimalist House

The good news about consumerism is that more and more of us are noticing it. How long ago did you hear someone--maybe yourself?--say something about “our consumerist society”? Chances are it hasn’t been long and whoever brought it up did so disdainfully. Minimalism is a conscious,...

how to build a tiny home

How to Build a Tiny House

Like finding a life partner or becoming a billionaire, building your own house can seem downright impossible. But not to worry; unlike love and money, lumber almost always stays where you put it. In fact, the scientific laws governing carpentry are so reliable that as...

tiny home shed

Creating the Perfect Tiny Home Shed

One of the great things about a tiny house is that since there’s so much less to build, other small structures can be converted into tiny houses relatively cheaply and quickly. Sheds are one of the most popular structures to tiny-housify. There can be some problems...