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2015 Tumbleweed Mica: Compact, Single-Level Tiny House

While the Tumbleweed brand might conjure up images of the “original” THOW with a little gable roof and 2×2 front porch, this 2015 Mica model has a much more modern bent. All on one level, you walk into the living room/bedroom area. There’s a little L-shaped kitchen with an induction cooktop and plenty of cabinetry. [...]

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He Finished His $15K Tiny House w/ No Experience!

Do you remember David Rule’s tiny house that he started building last summer? Well, he finished it for a grand total of $15,000! And he documented the entire thing in a recap video below, which just might be the most entertaining tiny house video I’ve ever watched. The end result is a completely off-grid home [...]

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This Tiny House has a Unique Layout with a Loft Kitchen!

Now, we’ve seen tiny homes with living rooms in a half-loft situation, but this is the first time I’ve seen someone put a kitchen on top! There’s a little cave bedroom underneath the kitchen with lots of windows and built-in storage to keep it from being claustrophobic. This newest Kenai model from Tiny Idahomes also [...]

Gorgeous Luxury NOAH Certified Modern Farmhouse THOW 3

Gorgeous Luxury NOAH-Certified Modern Farmhouse THOW

Looking for a stunning tiny house? This Noah-Certified THOW features the popular modern farmhouse aesthetic with a mix of white shiplap and dark stained wood features. It has a main bedroom loft and secondary guest/storage loft with a comfortable living space underneath. The galley kitchen has a four-burner cooktop and room for an apartment-style refrigerator, [...]

Their Incredible Custom THOW w Arches & 2 Baths

Their Incredible Custom THOW w Arches & 2 Baths

Carmen and Bill were living in a 5,000-square-foot home and decided it was time to retire and seriously downsize. But their smaller home is anything but simple! They have two bathrooms, a mudroom, and an expansive kitchen with a half dishwasher. Underneath their standing-loft bedroom is what they call the “basement” where they have a [...]

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The Fox Tiny House for Family of Three

Soren and his parents purchased this beautiful tiny house from Baluchon which they’re taking to a home in the Alps. He loves foxes, and chose to name their tiny house “Fox” in Danish. He has a spot on the couch-to-bed in the living room, while his parents have a queen bed in the ladder-accessible loft. [...]

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2018 Triple Axle Kangaroo THOW For Sale

Looking for a pre-loved tiny house with no loft? This 2018 Triple Axle Kangaroo THOW features a Murphy-Bed-over-couch setup on hydraulics that’s easy to convert from night to day. French doors lead into the kitchen of the tiny home, where you’ll find lots of honey-colored cabinets, stained-glass, and apartment-sized appliances. The bathroom has a composting [...]

Writer Living Debt-Free in Her Tiny Home

Writer Living Debt-Free in Her Tiny Home

Alaska wanted to live a beautiful — and free — life. Tiny living took away her biggest expense — housing — allowing her to live debt-free and enjoy the things she really cares about. She was able to purchase her tiny home second-hand back in 2020, and has been enjoying it ever since! Oh, and [...]

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Rare Escape eONE XL Tiny House For Sale

Here’s a brand new and rare Escape eONE XL tiny house from ESCAPE that has some awesome upgrades like a tile shower, sliding patio door, and gorgeous dark bronze metal siding. The home is entirely run on electricity and has two large lofts connected by a wide breezeway. The galley kitchen includes an oven and [...]

$39K for 146 sq ft THOW New Construction 8

$39K for 146 sq ft THOW New Construction

This new construction THOW is 146 sq. ft. and has a loft bedroom, kitchen, and bathroom and a little space for a recliner or other comfy living room chair. It features a moody aesthetic, with dark turquoise walls and dark wood on the floors and ceilings. At just 16 ft by 8 ft, it’s easy [...]

Paying Off Student Loans in Their Tiny House on Wheels 4

Paying Off Student Loans in Their Tiny House on Wheels

This couple had more than $100,000 in student loan debt and being able to purchase a home was a far-off dream, but going tiny allowed them to have their own space at an affordable price. They had the THOW professionally built, and they live in the Acony Bell Tiny House Community in North Carolina. Their [...]

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30 Ft Tiny Home with First Floor Bedroom For Sale

Here’s a beautiful tiny home that’s all one floor for sale in Texas. It has all you need for full-time living, including a lovely kitchen with full-sized appliances. There’s a bathroom with a glass-door walk-in shower, and the bedroom has tons of rooms to walk around the bed and plenty of built-in storage for a [...]

His Single Floor Park Model in Tiny Home Community

His Single Floor Park Model in Tiny Home Community

Braden downsized from a 1000-square-foot home into this amazing 400-square-foot park model at Village Farm in Austin. He’s really hoping that the tiny house movement will result in smaller homes and taller trees! His tiny house has an awesome layout, with a compact, but functional, ground-floor bedroom with plenty of closet space. What do you [...]

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“The World Tree” THOW for 6’3″ Owner

You don’t have to be a tiny person to live in a tiny home! Francis just got his custom-built THOW from Baluchon, specially-designed to accommodate his 6’3″ height. Even as tall as he is, Francis chose a loft bedroom set-up for his new full-time house. He has a fun kitchen design that’s separated from the [...]

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His Self-Built and Debt-Free Tiny House

Sonny reached out to us to show off the amazing DIY THOW he built, paying cash as he had it. He got derailed after about a year and a half of building because he had a heart attack — but after recovery, he pushed on. While Sonny says he’ll never really be “done” with the [...]

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Renting a Tiny Home Instead of Buying

Jaqueline was just about to purchase a home in Austin when 2020 hit and the market started going a bit wild. She decided instead of buying, she would rent, but she wanted something that was more of her own — and didn’t want to share walls anymore. She ended up getting an Instagram ad for [...]

Her Mobility-Friendly Retirement THOW

Her Mobility-Friendly Retirement THOW

Back in 2016/17 Corinne sold her law practice and her home, commissioned a tiny house build, and moved across the country to Park Delta Bay in California. For $800/month she has a lovely lot within a great community and is enjoying her retirement. Her home does have a loft, but in order to meet her [...]


Ulla-Carin: Modern Farmhouse Tiny Home with First-Floor Bedroom

Named after a wonderful foreign-exchange student this family hosted years ago, the Ulla-Carin is a modern farmhouse THOW featuring a perfect first-floor bedroom with a closet/hanging space in the hallway. There’s also a stacked washer-dryer, convection oven, and tiled shower. A bench couch has drawer storage underneath, and a long bar-height counter lets you eat [...]

Their Gooseneck Timbercraft Tiny Home 2

Their Gooseneck Timbercraft Tiny Home at Tiny Tranquility

Harrison and Brittany are a LEGO-loving couple who downsized drastically (minus the LEGO sets) to buy their first home – a 39 ft. gooseneck from Timbercraft Tiny Houses. They have a lovely spot at Tiny Tranquility in Oregon where they have a community of fellow tiny dwellers to help them in their journey. The living [...]

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Family’s Beautiful Mountain Tiny Home

Tracy and her family were ready for something different. Living in closer quarters in Santa Cruz during lockdowns was exhausting, but there was something magical about getting away to the mountains where her parents lived. They’re now proud owners of a tiny house on wheels built by New Frontier Design. There’s a fun loft for [...]

Family’s 500 sq. ft. Barndominium Home, Gym & Workshop

Family’s 500 sq. ft. Barndominium: Home, Gym & Workshop

Igor was working as a police officer in Massachusetts and had little time for his family. He and his wife Cassie decided it was time for a major change, and after a long road ended up renovating RVs, buying property in Texas, and building their own “Barndominium” to house their home, gym, and workshop. With [...]

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Family Downsizes and Travels in their Bus Conversion

Jon Paul and Lindsay are the proud owners of a 2004 Thomas bus that they lovingly converted into a light & airy skoolie for themselves and their two kids. They have front benches in the living room, a split kitchen, bunks for the kids, and a cozy back bedroom for themselves. Enjoy reading their story [...]

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Her Tiny Community Retirement After Bay Area Career

Gael lived and worked in San Francisco for years, but the high cost of living made it impossible for her to retire there. So instead, she purchased a tiny home and secured a spot at Tiny Tranquility in Oregon. Her beautiful home is filled with her artwork – pencil drawings and intricate scratch designs – [...]

Her Tiny Home Rebuild After A Crash

Her Tiny Home Rebuild After A Crash

Despite having a successful career, Brenda found herself homeless some years ago while trying to take care of her aging mother. A tiny house was a perfect solution to her predicament — until it wasn’t. Not long after buying her first THOW, it crashed on its way to Oregon and was largely demolished. But Brenda [...]

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