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, these living spaces are shrinking by 73 square feet. Many homeowners are also favoring the tiny house movement over larger-sized homes. Smaller living spaces offer a…

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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 zoning rules in some states that stipulate that buildings must meet certain standards to be deemed inhabitable. However, over the past few years, the popularity…

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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 energy on space heating and 35 percent on lighting, electricity, and appliances. But because of their small size, tiny homes need far less energy. Tiny…

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ADUs, Urban Infill Housing at its Best – How Do Tiny Houses Fit In? Meet Kol Peterson, a well-respected accessory dwelling unit expert in Portland, OR and author of the “Backdoor Revolution: The Definitive Guide to ADU Development.” He and his wife built a beautifully designed ADU, their dream home. It’s 800 square feet, or…

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The best things come in small packages. Here are examples of the best small homes available. If you want to get technical, the first famous tiny house enthusiast was likely Henry David Thoreau. His famous collection of essays, Walden, was a testament to the benefits of minimalist living. The book detailed his life in a…

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