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Jenine Alexander's homemade mobile tiny house
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DIY Tiny House for less than $3,500

...Tiny House and shares some of her thoughts on how to live big in a tiny space. With some ingenuity and hard work, Jenine Alexander demonstrates that in ...

Tiny Houses encouraged Washington State for Affordable Housing WA
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Tiny Houses - Washington State promotes tiny homes & Eco-villages for Affordable Housing in WA

...and adoption of tiny homes in many ways: The new law specifically Defines tiny houses for the first time as follows: “ Tiny houses ” andTiny houses w...

The Fincube tin house
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The Fincube off-grid tiny house

...Tiny Home The Fincube Tiny House The Fincube Tiny House external view The Fincube Tiny...

A tiny house that looks like a stack of logs
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A portable off-grid tiny house that looks like a stack of wood

...and is fully insulated for use in almost any locale. If you're a fan of tiny, efficient, sustainable buildings as we are, you'll love the Yeta Cabin by Lab Zero...

The Otis mobile tiny house
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The Tiny House Movement may have gotten tinier with the arrival of Otis

...and and be stuck somewhere. You can really go anywhere and do anything.” Students broke into teams to study and develop water, energy, heat and building env...

A sustainably built, ultra modern and affordable tiny house
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NOMAD Micro Home fuelled by crowd funding, takes green building world by storm.

...Tiny House Design, FastCoExist and well, too many other places to recount, one could say it's clear that the green building world is enamoured with this Tiny Ho...

Sustainably built Prefabricated Tiny houses from FabCab
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Tiny Houses: The FabCab prefabricated building WA

...and abilities, they are equally dedicated to offering their clients eco-friendly and economically resourceful spaces. The FabCab Tiny House sustainability f...

Vancouver's first laneway house
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Vancouver 's laneway house movement is increasing urban density

...andated the expansion in both the Housing and Homelessness Strategy (July 2011) and the Mayor's Task Force on Housing Affordability, which call for expanding th...

Wood Combustion - How it works and the different stages
Wood stove and biomass heat

Wood Combustion – How Firewood Burns & How to get the best heat while being eco-friendly

...and acetic and formic acids. However, as these gases generated in the first stage of combustion don’t ignite until all the moisture evaporates and the kindling ...

Eco-friendly & Healthy Flooring is best for Green Homes
Flooring and stairs

Eco-Friendly Flooring material options for Green-Homes

...and will unquestionably pick up dings and scratches through normal wear and tear. Wood floors are susceptible to UV rays and will start to yellow over time; the...

Cedar deck and stairs under construction cedar naturally the most durable wood
Decks, porches and gazebos

Tips for building a deck - 10 Tips to make your deck last longer

...and start mixing concrete. The one type of soil that may cause you grief and have you revisit your plans would be if you are building on clay. Clay will expan...