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Andy and Amber from Bus Life NZ built this stunning DIY off grid bus conversion to live and travel full-time in New Zealand with their two young kids.

Young Family Hits the Road in a DIY Bus Conversion!

Image © Bus Life NZ

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This DIY off grid tiny house on wheels is for sale in Saint Jean Port Joli, Quebec, Canada.

It’s built on a 3-axle trailer that is 28 feet long by 8 1/2 feet wide, giving the house a total square footage of 238 square feet.


Off Grid Tiny House with Huge Patio Door!

Image © Exploring Alternatives

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Patrick and Thomas from the Rewild Homes Team built the Blue Heron tiny house to be completely off-grid with a Morso wood stove, 6 x 285 Watts of solar power, rainwater collection, and a Separett composting toilet.

The house is built on a 24 foot, 2 axle trailer, and it measures approximately 200 square feet.

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Modern 200 Sq. Ft. Off-Grid Tiny Home on Wheels!

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Adam from HoneyBox INC. built this stunning off-grid shipping container cabin on top of a mountain in British Columbia, Canada.

The cabin is built with three 20 foot shipping containers. The middle container is bolted to a cement block foundation using twist locks, and the two outer containers are cantilevered using lashing rods.

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Man Builds Stunning Off Grid Shipping Container Home on Mountain Top

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Meet Jesse: A (now-adult) who built his Off-Grid Tiny Cabin in the woods of Maine as a teenager, back before people were really using the term “tiny house.”

Besides being made from 80% recycled material, Jesse built most of the rustic abode by hand “with a saw and an axe.” It’s very primitive with a wood stove, gravity-fed “running” water, composting outhouse, and outdoor brick oven, but it’s a work of art that Jesse made with his own two hands.

He filled it with food bought in bulk, books, his photography and editing equipment (including a huge Mac that you’d expect in a high-end modern home!) and tons of camping/outdoorsy accouterments. Be sure to watch his video tour! And if you check out his Instagram, you can see he’s made some updates and is living there with Jayne.

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Jesse’s Off-Grid Tiny Cabin in Maine, Built with Axe & Saw

Jesse's Off-Grid Tiny Cabin in Maine

Screenshots via YouTube/Dylan Magaster

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This is a 30′ Off Grid Tiny House by Upper Valley Tiny Homes.

I love every tiny house with a mini wood-burning stove, so this one is a winner! It has two lofts, a bright yellow kitchen, and even storage stairs with space for brooms and mops. Enjoy!

Related: Upper Valley Tiny Homes Beach House THOW

30′ Off Grid Tiny House by Upper Valley Tiny Homes

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Dawn built her modern off-grid tiny house in a solar powered workshop in Nova Scotia, Canada, with her business partners, Jennifer and James, from Full Moon Tiny Shelters.

In the latest video from Exploring Alternatives, we get a full tour of her open concept, minimalist yet luxurious tiny house; and we learn why she was inspired to build it, how she adapted her life to fit in a small space, and why she thinks tiny houses are here to stay.

3 Years Living in a Modern, Off Grid Tiny House

Woman Spends 3 Years Living in a Modern, Off Grid Tiny House - VIDEO - Image © Exploring Alternatives

Image © Exploring Alternatives

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This is one couple’s off-grid life in a Montana yurt and tiny house.

Mollie and Sean Busby are a busy couple living a fulfilling, but unconventional life in their tiny homes.

Sean is a professional snowboarder living with type 1 diabetes, an autoimmune disease where the pancreas is basically broken. He wears the crew diabetic socks for men to maintain healthy blood flow in his legs as he loves snowboarding and keeping his legs in good health also helps him earn money to live a stable life. He also has Lupus, an unpredictable autoimmune disease that can damage any part of the body at any time. Mollie runs an international nonprofit called Riding On Insulin, and the pair own two local yoga studios called Yoga Hive.

Be sure to read their full story on Teton Gravity, where they share their amazing journey to tiny off-grid living.

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Related: Two Small Cabins and a Yurt Nestled in the Woods

Couple’s Off Grid Life in Montana Yurt and Tiny House

Images via Teton Gravity

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This is an off grid country micro cabin vacation near Rosendale, NY.

Inside you’ll find a double bed, twin bed sleeping loft, and a table. There is an outdoor shower and toilet just steps away from the cabin.

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Off Grid Country Micro Cabin Vacation in New York

Off Grid Country Micro Cabin Vacation in New York

Images © Airbnb

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