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tiny house moving day

Tiny House Moving Day! From Prep, Pit Stops to New Parking Spot Set-up

Ever wondered what goes into a tiny house moving day? In our latest video, we share behind-the-scenes of our most recent move. Safety first, always; see how we thoroughly prepare...
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5 Flooding Preventions You Can Put in Place for Your Tiny House

How can you storm-proof your tiny house? Learn a handful of flooding preventions you can put in place to keep your tiny home from turning into a swamp. Did you...
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The Different Tiny House Plumbing Options You Should Know About

Choose the right tiny house plumbing and water system option for you. Currently, 63% of Millenials in America say they would like to purchase a tiny home. These homes are...

Winterizing Our Tiny House Water System – Surviving the Cold

At the beginning of October, we returned from a trip to Hawaii to find a frozen instant propane water heater—eek! Time for emergency tiny house winterizing! Fortunately, we were able...
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5 Tiny Houseplants for Tiny House Living

Don't let tiny house living keep you from enjoying greenery and improving indoor air quality. Read about five small-scale plants for tiny living. The demand for tiny homes is getting...
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7 Awesome Bedroom Layout Ideas for Your Small Home

Do you live in a small home, or have a tiny bedroom? Check out our small bedroom layout ideas here. Modern-day Americans are now opting for smaller-sized homes. On average,...
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Is Building a Tiny House on Foundation Really Worth It?

Whenever a “tiny house” is mentioned, many people tend to think of one "on wheels". Besides mobility benefits, tiny houses are built on trailers to get around stringent codes and...
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6’7″ Man’s Peaceful Tiny House Life in Alaska

Kevin's tiny house life in Alaska is centered around his three loves—nature, music, and teaching. He built his tall-man friendly THOW in collaboration with Bartlett High School. It is very...
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2019 Top Tiny Houses

Viewer Favorites from 2019 Enjoy this look back at our top 5 tiny home videos of 2019! From unique tiny houses on wheels to a skoolie homestead, we share viewer...
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Keep Out the Rain with these Essential Tiny House Roofing Tips!

When building a tiny house, it’s important to invest in quality roofing! We share roofing advice to make sure you’re kept safe, dry in your tiny home for the long...
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Upgrade Your Tiny Home with Energy-Saving Window Film

Dreaming of increased energy efficiency for your tiny home? Check out this guide for choosing energy-saving window film! In the US alone, the average person uses 41 percent of their...
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Tiny House Life 2019 Year in Review

2019, an Epic Year It's truly has been an epic year in the tiny house movement and our personal tiny home life. We crossed the 55,000-mile mark with our THOW....
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Plan to Downsize into a Tiny House? How to Create a Small Home Office

Effective tiny home office space is possible! See our tips below. The tiny house lifestyle comes with tons of fantastic opportunities: Travel with your home Experience financial freedom by living...
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Clutter-Free Gift Ideas, Plus Self-Empowerment Gifts to Help Achieve Your Tiny House Dreams

'Tis the Season of Giving! Make it Memorable, Minimalist and Motivational with these Gift Ideas The holiday season tends whizz by, leaving me last-minute gift planning. Why does this happen...
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Give Back 100: Tiny House Program to Support Habitat for Humanity

Live Tiny, Do Good: Give Back 100 Initiative by Sol Haus Design & Tiny House Plans Here's yet another wonderful way the tiny house community is making a positive impact!...
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6 Ideas for Using Glass in Your Tiny House Decorating and Design

Want to incorporate more glass in different places in your tiny house? Use this decorating guide to find innovative ways to include glass. Would you consider moving into a tiny...
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Tiny House Stories and Beers with Jenna of Tiny House Giant Journey

Throwback to two years ago, when we parked our traveling tiny home next to Jenna of Tiny House Giant Journey at the Mt. Hood Tiny House Village. In short, we...
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Tiny Home, Not So Tiny Trash: 4 Tiny Kitchen Trash Can Solutions

Living in a tiny home or even a small home presents storage issues - especially when it comes to the stinky kitchen trash can. Learn how to cope, here. The...