After suffering sexual assault, Sally found herself feeling unsafe in her three-bedroom home. She would need to check closets and bedrooms to make sure they were clear. But now that she’s downsized into a tiny container home, she feels at peace in her surroundings filled with artwork.
Her home has all she needs and with rent at just $500/month, Sally doesn’t have to worry about her finances anymore. She has a little pool on her rooftop deck, a comfy front porch, and there’s a Murphy Bed indoors so no ladders for her. Enjoy the tour below.
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Assault Survivor is Thriving in Her Container Home w/ Murphy Bed
Sally refused to compromise on bringing her art from her “big home.”
The Murphy bed gives her a safe place to sleep.
I love the rooftop deck!
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what a wonderful solution to her problems of anxiety, finances and security – Bravo
I’m glad she found a solution that works for her, but it breaks my heart that she had to.
I’m impressed about what a wonderful alternative this was for her. The safety, comfort and ease she lives with at this stage of her life is great! I esp. love that she realised that in her larger home, she only truly used about 3 rooms!! Who knew container homes could be so interesting???
Hi, Tiny House Talk!
Can you please write an article about http://www.voyagerhouses.com?
I really like their tiny homes and wan’t to know more about.
I love your story. I watched your Video on you tube first, and thought how inspirational you are. You are one he’ll of a strong Woman!!!! Good for you and I hope you have a life time of fun and happiness in your home.!!!
I love the setup and that you are so crafty.
Have life happy woman you go girl!!! Thank you for sharing your home with the rest of us. I will get there someday, but your story really inspire me!!!