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Tiny Home Could Aid Housing Crunch at 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea

Posted by on December 22, 2016 in Economy, Tiny Homes & Frugal Living with 0 Comments
Tiny Home Could Aid Housing Crunch at 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea

The Tiny House of Slow Town’, one of the ‘Slow Town’ projects, is the building of small houses that uses the least modules out of woods to expand the inadequate accommodations in Gangwon city, the host city for the Pyeongchang 2018 Olympic Winter Games, and also to provide an easy access to the geographical beauty of the city.

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Couple Converts an Old School Bus Into a Lovely Tiny Home on Wheels

Posted by on December 15, 2016 in Economy, Tiny Homes & Frugal Living with 0 Comments
Couple Converts an Old School Bus Into a Lovely Tiny Home on Wheels

If you’re interested in hip, tiny dwellings, you’ve got to see this “housebus”!

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Homeless Man Turns LA Freeway Underpass into Compound with Jacuzzi, Toilets

Homeless Man Turns LA Freeway Underpass into Compound with Jacuzzi, Toilets

Ceola Waddell Jr, 59, furnished an underpass in L.A.’s 110 freeway near Coliseum, complete with a makeshift jacuzzi, two porcelain toilets, couches, discarded refrigerators, and a four-poster bed, the Daily Mail reported. City officials, however, are not so pleased with his decision to deck out the freeway underpass. They say the site is dangerous and that Waddell has turned down their offers for temporary housing and homeless services.

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This “Alpha” Tiny House Will Change the Way You Look at Micro Homes

Posted by on November 10, 2016 in Economy, Tiny Homes & Frugal Living with 0 Comments
This “Alpha” Tiny House Will Change the Way You Look at Micro Homes

If you think living in a tiny home means roughing it, you need to watch this tiny house video tour.

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This Woman Has Spent Almost Entire Year Without Shopping: Here’s What She Learned

Posted by on November 9, 2016 in Economy, Tiny Homes & Frugal Living with 0 Comments
This Woman Has Spent Almost Entire Year Without Shopping: Here’s What She Learned

Could you go a year without shopping – that is buying nothing other than food? Check out what happened when one woman made the vow not to shop in 2016.

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Tiny Homes Banned In U.S. At Increasing Rate As Govt Criminalizes Sustainable Living

Posted by on November 7, 2016 in Economy, Tiny Homes & Frugal Living with 1 Comment
Tiny Homes Banned In U.S. At Increasing Rate As Govt Criminalizes Sustainable Living

Many governments around the country either ban tiny homes or force them to be connected to the utility grid.

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Tiny Solar-Powered Homestead Built by Couple Who Want to ‘Right-size’ Their Life

Posted by on November 4, 2016 in Economy, Tiny Homes & Frugal Living with 0 Comments
Tiny Solar-Powered Homestead Built by Couple Who Want to ‘Right-size’ Their Life

You’re never too old to downsize. In fact, a tiny home may allow you to retire earlier. Read about one happy couple’s experience.

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6 Reasons Why The Tiny House Movement Is Going To Be Big Over Coming Decades

Posted by on September 30, 2016 in Economy, Tiny Homes & Frugal Living with 6 Comments
6 Reasons Why The Tiny House Movement Is Going To Be Big Over Coming Decades

Henry David Thoreau, the American author, poet, and philosopher (among other things) who wrote the classic essay “Walden” is somewhat of a poster boy for many in the tiny house movement. Thoreau himself lived in a tiny house (a 10′ × 15′ English style cottage) near Walden ponds. He spent more than two years living is this small cottage, contemplating life and turning conventional living on its head.

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Pioneering Grandma Building Tiny Sustainable Homes Out of Hemp

Posted by on September 27, 2016 in Economy, Tiny Homes & Frugal Living with 3 Comments
Pioneering Grandma Building Tiny Sustainable Homes Out of Hemp

In a pioneering experiment in sustainable living, Pamela Bosch’s organization Highland Hemp House is using hemp imported from Europe to make model energy and resource efficient homes.

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Beautiful New Tiny Home Can Be Controlled by Your Smartphone

Posted by on September 22, 2016 in Economy, Tiny Homes & Frugal Living with 6 Comments
Beautiful New Tiny Home Can Be Controlled by Your Smartphone

By combining the simplicity of tiny houses with the blossoming technology of today, this tiny home is modern and able to meet the needs of today’s generations. Getting on board with the tiny house movement doesn’t mean going off the grid; in fact, Intel just unveiled their latest creation .

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This Alaskan Woman Built A Phenomenal Tiny Home – And Is Giving Away The Plans For FREE!

Posted by on September 5, 2016 in Economy, Tiny Homes & Frugal Living with 25 Comments
This Alaskan Woman Built A Phenomenal Tiny Home – And Is Giving Away The Plans For FREE!

Ana White created her own tiny home in a remote area in Alaska with her husband. Now, the gracious duo is giving away the plans for FREE!

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If You Love the Outdoors, Here’s Your Dream Tiny House!

Posted by on July 29, 2016 in Economy, Tiny Homes & Frugal Living with 12 Comments
If You Love the Outdoors, Here’s Your Dream Tiny House!

Mountain-Climbing Couple Builds Amazing Tiny Home With Panoramic Deck!

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Tiny House Built With Recycled Materials and (Almost Entirely With) Hand Tools for Under $420

Posted by on July 22, 2016 in Economy, Tiny Homes & Frugal Living with 1 Comment
Tiny House Built With Recycled Materials and (Almost Entirely With) Hand Tools for Under $420

This tiny house shows how much you can do with almost nothing. Made 95% with hand tools and only a few hundred dollars.

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Alaskan Mom Builds Lovely Tiny House and Is Sharing the Plans for FREE (Check Out This Video!)

Posted by on July 15, 2016 in Economy, Tiny Homes & Frugal Living with 4 Comments
Alaskan Mom Builds Lovely Tiny House and Is Sharing the Plans for FREE (Check Out This Video!)

Alaskan Mom, Ana White makes Martha Stewart look like a slacker – at least in the carpentry department. White has created a lovely tiny house and is showing you how you can make the same house – with her free design.

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Watch This Woman Convert a Van Into a Comfy Solar-Powered Home in 4 Minutes (Video)

Posted by on July 12, 2016 in Economy, Tiny Homes & Frugal Living with 5 Comments
Watch This Woman Convert a Van Into a Comfy Solar-Powered Home in 4 Minutes (Video)

Chris On isn’t afraid of a little renovating – or even a lot. Watch how she turns a regular old van into an awesome eco-friendly, mobile living space.

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