This 8′ x 26′ tiny house on a trailer is being built by Bob Pritts of East Tennessee. It has a country cottage style to it and is being constructed on a 26′ trailer. At approximately 208 square feet it’s going to be his retirement home. With no mortgage or rent, it’s going to help him create a lot more disposable income. So that’s why people say less is more… Since it’s such a small space, Bob splurged on some granite and cherry wood for the inside. Once he’s done building it, it’s going to be parked in a mobile home lot. Bob chose to install plenty of windows throughout so he can enjoy a lot of lighting. Instead of having a sleeping loft he went with a longer trailer and designed the living room to double as a bedroom just like you’d see in a studio. Bob also opted for a full sized shower and insulated the house really well so that it’ll be easy to cool and heat throughout the year.
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You can see some of the plumbing underneath the trailer below.
He attempted to do the electrical work himself but upon inspection by an electrician had to get much of it re-done at $75 an hour.
Sources: http://prittsbob.tumblr.com, http://www.wbir.com/news/article/221990/8/East-Tennessee-man-downsizes-to-8-X-26-house
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