This is such a great opportunity to get into tiny living without spending a huge fortune up front! This 20′ container tiny house, named “The Abilene,” is finished inside and out with electricity, plumbing, siding, and a mini-split. All it needs is furnishings, kitchen appliances, and decor to make it the perfect starter tiny house.
At just $17,450, you’ll get an open-concept space that resembles a studio. There’s a small 3/4 bath on one end, and the original container doors still open wide over by the living/sleeping area if you want to let the outdoors inside!
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The container doors open wide to let the outside in.
There’s space for additional floating shelves and appliances.
A mini-split keeps the space warm or cool.
The front doors and windows let light in.
View from the bathroom.
There’s room for a futon or sofa bed over here.
I’m always up for a butcher block countertop.
Here’s the full layout for those interested.
- The Build:
Akin to a studio apartment, this repurposed 20′ container home has it all. Complete with a bedroom, kitchenette, a 3/4 bathroom, and ample space for whatever else you see fit.
- The Specs:
Living Area/Bedroom – 10′ (L) x 7′ (W) x 8′ (H)
Kitchen – 6′ (L) x 7′ (W) x 8′ (H)
Bathroom – 4′ (L) x 7′ (W) x 8′ (H)
Wood Interior Framing Installed on a 20′ x 8′ x 8.5′ Container
R13- 2″ Spray Foam Insulation
Qty 1 – 125amp 12 Slot Panel Breaker Box (interior mount with exterior cutoff)
Qty 4 – 110v Duplex Outlets (Bedroom/Living Area)
Qty 1 – 110v Quadplex Outlet (Kitchen Counter)
Qty 1 – 110v Duplex Outlet dedicated on a 20amp breaker for a refrigerator
Qty 1 – 110v Duplex Outlet dedicated on a 20amp breaker for electric stovetop
Qty 1 – 110v GFCI Duplex (Restroom)
Qty 1 – 110v Exterior Outlet
Qty 1 – Exterior Light
- Finish Choices (Select from above menu):
Base – Drywall with Orange Peel Texture. Any Interior Paint Color
Rustic – Cedar Shiplap
Modern – White Shiplap
Traffic Master Vinyl Wood – Natural or Grey
One-ton Ductless Mini-Split Air Conditioner and Heat (12,000 BTU)
Qty 1 – 36″ Door with Top Panel Glass
Qty 2 – 3′ x 3′ Windows (1 in Kitchen, 1 in Bedroom)
Qty 1 – 2′ x 2′ Windows (Bathroom)
- 3/4 Bathroom:
Qty 1 – 36″ x 36″ Shower
Qty 1 – 18″ Vanity Sink with Faucet
Qty 1 – American Standard Toilet
Qty 1 – 24″ Pocket Door Entrance
Qty 1 – Vent Fan with Light
Qty 1 – 36″ Kitchen Base Cabinet with Butcherblock Countertop
Qty 1 – Single Bay Sink with Faucet
Qty 1 – Two Burner Electric Stovetop
- Living Area/Bedroom:
Qty 2 – Low Profile LED Lights
- Custom Exterior Paint:
Choose your color at https://www.behr.com/consumer/
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