On wheels / Discussions

Can you use insulated plasterboard on a tiny house that moves?

...on wheels, are they good for the environment? Plaster board insulation may work fine to retain heat, but if you were counting on it as the air barrier to stop...

Posted by Nadine Dermody April 23, 2021, 12:40 p.m. Tiny house 1 Responses

What is the best approach to insulate the floor in a tiny home, built on a trailer?

...on the existing trailer frame -Southern Ontario, Canada climate -Roxul between all the steel frame and build SIP on top of whole assembly? Anyl help great...

Posted by Dustin Hartwig May 28, 2020, 4:31 p.m. Tiny house 3 Responses

Can you recommend consultant for hire to optimize tiny home build?

...on wheels. We think the best way to reduce the carbon footprint of a tiny house is to put it on a slab on grade or at least helical piers instead of wheels, and...

Posted by Felicia Hobert July 20, 2020, 5:39 p.m. Tiny house 3 Responses

Do you have on a category on insulating vans?

...ons of using ecohome between an exterior vehicle metal wall and an interior wall of cloth, wood or best material. Congratulations, Bravo and Thank You! I want t...

Posted by chantal fortier April 14, 2019, 2:08 p.m. Tiny house 1 Responses

How do you install grey water recycling in a tiny house?

...on on your website!! For a Tiny House on wheels you don’t have to concern yourself with municipality regulations for waste water treatment, you need to look int...

Posted by Grace Schock June 21, 2018, 3:23 p.m. Plumbing and water heaters 1 Responses

What is your advice on exterior wall insulation for a tiny home?

...on of insulation for you Tiny House, but there is a comma after vapor barrier so I’m wondering if you accidentally posted before you were done writing. We have ...

Posted by Mitch Fowler Aug. 27, 2020, 7:04 p.m. Tiny house 1 Responses

If a passive house is designed well is it worth the extra cost for Low E window coatings?

...on heating and cooling costs, and if you don’t use air conditioning, when done right, it can lead to greater interior thermal comfort . We have a page that expl...

Posted by Joe Van Kuren June 7, 2019, 8:37 p.m. Passive solar home design 1 Responses

Where do I start to build a small, affordable, low-maintenance house?

...on Grade or Foundation and Basement; Which is Best? Slab-on-Grade Raft Foundation Insulation Detail, Prefab ICF Form Kits Slab-on-Grade Foundation Detail & ...

Posted by Ocean-Lynn Georgelin Oct. 22, 2019, 11:40 p.m. Concept and design 2 Responses