Yesterday Newt showcased Jenine Alexander’s $3,500 DIY tiny house on a trailer.
So today I wanted to introduce you to Matthew Wolpe’s humble abode.
So far it has run him approximately $5,500 in material costs and he seems to be near completion.
He designed and built it himself and it has everything you can ask for in a 120 square foot home:
- Full sized bed in a loft
- Complete kitchen
- Hot water heater
- Outdoor shower
- Composting toilet
On the exterior you might notice the beautiful reclaimed redwood siding which came from fencing and ended up running him just $1 per piece.
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Photos Courtesy of Matthew Wolpe via Oakland Tiny House and Just Fine Design
In addition he’s hooked it up with 120V electrical outlets and a greywater system to take care of used water. If you like what you see, I encourage you to check out the rest:
Inside you’ll find beautiful maple flooring and a pricey propane boat heater that Jay Shafer likes using in his designs.
One of the home’s multifunctional features is the staircase which also serves as a closet with drawers.
Matt also builds chicken coops, tiny campers, bicycle trailers, and unique furniture over at Just Fine Design where you can view his full portfolio.
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