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Where can I buy a tiny house and plot of land to put it in a tiny house community near Seattle?

...tiny house and plot of land to put it in a tiny house community in the greater Seattle area, but don't see online where to do all this or how to start. Can some...

Posted by Marc von Borstel May 19, 2020, 10:19 p.m. Tiny house 0 Responses

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

...tiny houses and RVs. For more design and building tips see this page - How to build a tiny house for cold climates You might also consider a dry composting ...

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

How do you insulate exterior walls if a tiny house?

...tiny home shell with wood 4x8 sheet siding. I want to put viny siding on. For insulation foam sheets on exterior can I use formular 1/2" or does the foam sheet ...

Posted by John Boy Feb. 23, 2021, 10:21 a.m. Insulation and soundproofing 0 Responses

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

...tiny home might crack the plasterboard when driving on the road Your assumption is correct, Tiny Houses present greater challenges to walls systems than a norma...

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?

...Tiny house we've seen, and it was insulated with Roxul batts, more than we have seen before - How to build a tiny house in a cold climate And this page will...

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

What permits do I need to start building prefab commercial Additional dwelling

I am interested in building prefab additional dwelling units for retail, what permits are required? Secondly can imported shipping containers that has been mod...

Posted by danny babson Oct. 1, 2020, 8:33 p.m. Planning and Design 1 Responses

Is it possible to build a prefab as a guest home next to an already built home?

...house movement , where cities are encouraging urban densification. I would check with your local building authorities to know for sure. We have Prefab tiny Hous...

Posted by Sadhvi Alam Jan. 17, 2021, 5:48 p.m. Planning and Design 1 Responses

Is there a small ventilation HRV/ERV for a camper van?

...tiny houses seems to be often overlooked for some reason, though it’s not too surprising to find them absent in a camper fan. How big is your van, and does it h...

Posted by Ron Timmins June 6, 2020, 8:05 a.m. Tiny house 5 Responses

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

...tiny house I would start on this page here , its the best tiny house we have seen - How to build tiny houses on Wheels for cold climates And on the other si...

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

Will a wind turbine work on the outside of an RV while on the freeway?

...Tiny House rolling down the highway will definitely spin, but it is unlikely that the amount of energy you generate would be as much as the added gas you use be...

Posted by magnuSong July 16, 2021, 4:26 a.m. Tiny house 1 Responses

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

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

Should I put foam boards right against my basement wall or leave an air gap?

...house is underground. My question is should I apply 2 inch foam board to the inside of the wall or leave a gap for air? I understand mold will not grow on the b...

Posted by Elijah Hargett Jan. 9, 2021, 5:31 p.m. Foundation and basement improvements 4 Responses

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

...tiny house, here are a few links to check out: How to Build Tiny Houses on Wheels for Cold Climates Are Tiny Houses Good for the Environment? If you a...

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

It Ottawa zoned for Tiny homes?

...Tiny Houses in the US but it may still be valuable to you : How to get help from the Tiny House Industry Associationto be able to legally live in a Tiny House...

Posted by May Sizer March 9, 2021, 1:36 p.m. Tiny house 1 Responses

Do you have on a category on insulating vans?

...tiny houses, the best one we've seen used Rockwool insulation and a separate air barrier membrane. The best tiny house we've seen so far All about tiny hous...

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

How would you insulate a shipping container house?

I am undertaking a project in Baja California Sur. I am attempting a building a sustainable community of houses that uses shipping containers for the structure...

Posted by Randy Moory July 20, 2021, 7:02 p.m. Tiny house 0 Responses

Do you sell and ship kits in the southwest United States?

...house models but if you submit a request for a quote or join ecohome as a member for free , we will be able to let you know when they are available in your regi...

Posted by Tracey Locke May 31, 2020, 12:57 p.m. Architecture and plan design 1 Responses

What insulation is there for a shipping container home that isn't spray foam?

Are there any solutions to not using closed cell spray foam when trying to prevent condensation in the wall assembly of a 40 foot shipping container home?

Posted by Jim bo April 1, 2021, 3:37 a.m. Tiny house 0 Responses