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How does this differ from other blogs and websites on the subject of homes and shelter? It’s not all recycled web content. Much of what appears below is original material — feedback from people who have been inspired to build homes from our books over the past 40 years. You’ll see it first here.

This Guy Built an Insanely Tiny House for an Insanely Small Amount of Money


Jacob Adler of Sheldahl, Iowa, built the home you see above on his own. Though the house is not livable yet, according to NBC 13, Adler plans to move with his 275-square-foot home to Colorado later this year, where he will build similar houses for people who also want to keep their living costs super-low.


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Boston Couple Build Tiny Home on Wheels from Movie Sets


They call it their tiny house mansion. Chloe Barcelou and Brandon Batchelder have spent the last five years in New England staying at various apartments, hotels and the houses of family and friends — but now they have a home that can follow wherever they need to go.

The creative couple built their new tiny home, which is designed to collapse so it can be towed, almost entirely out of the movie sets where they’ve worked. It was Chloe who came up with the idea for the couple to build a house on wheels…

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From lloydkahn-ongoing.blogspot.com/…

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