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Fast Food Furniture is a worrisome trend Treehugger has spent years decrying fast food and complaining about what's in hot dogs on the one hand, and promoting high quality furniture that you keep forever on the other hand. So we don't quite know what to think about this "Fast Food Furniture" that's being shown on Designboom.

Just what we needed dept: Underwater parking spaces If you want to do something about the parking problems in Boston, the best thing would probably be to invest in Amsterdam style bike infrastructure, not Amsterdam-style underwater parking. It's not a big deal but it could become a big symbol. by Lloyd Alter in Bikes.

Making space for 3: PAX as a room partition Then, to use PAX wardrobes as a room partition and fit a STUVA Loft Bed set into the space freed up by removing the original fitted cupboards. It was a very tight squeeze for the loft bed. There was exactly 270cm width AFTER I had taken off the plasterboard on the right hand wall and the STUVA loft bed is….

ESCAPE ONE XL: Beautiful 30′ Zen Tiny House on Wheels This is the new ESCAPE ONE XL. It's a beautiful zen tiny house on wheels that's 30′ long. It gives you almost 400 sq. ft. of space inside. Enjoy the tour, learn more, and then let me know what you think in the comments! Lots more options. You can spec one out here.

Two Deck Indianapolis Tiny House in Zionsville, Indiana This is the Two Deck Indianapolis Tiny House on Wheels. You can book a stay in it in Zionsville, Indiana using TryItTiny or Airbnb. Enjoy the tour and let me know what you think of this tiny house in the comments! Learn more at TryItTiny or Airbnb. Share this with your friends / family using the e-mail / social re-share buttons below.

Gimme a thermal break: Ban balconies that don't have them If, as Lorinc suggests, public demand for balconies is increasing, then perhaps it's finally time to make thermal breaks mandatory under the building code, as it is in most of Europe. That's the only way it's going to happen. It's not a big deal but it could become a big symbol.

Blackbird Tiny Homes Blackbird Tiny Homes is based out of the Calgary, Alberta area. Here are three tiny homes we built for Theatre Calgary. They are parked downtown Calgary at Prince Island Park during the summer months and are used for their Shakespeare productions called Shakespeare by the bow.

Podcast 092 - Smallstuff In this episode of The Minimalists Podcast, Joshua and Ryan visit Spokane, and they answer the following questions:. iTunes · Google Play · Spotify · Soundcloud · YouTube · MP3. Joshua and Ryan's pithy, shareable, less-than-140-character answers to the lightning-round questions:.

The Phoenix House: A Hawaiian Tiny Home by ArtisTree Hawaiian-style Tiny Home by ArtisTree Homes. Enjoy! Our big thanks to Caitlin Rowe for sharing! Share this with your friends / family using the e-mail / social re-share buttons below. Thanks! If you liked this you'll LOVE our Free Daily Tiny House Newsletter with more!

Couple's Custom Van Conversion If you liked this you'll LOVE our Free Daily Tiny House Newsletter with more! Thank you! More Like This: Explore our Van Dwelling Section. See The Latest: Go Back Home to See Our Latest Tiny Houses. Leave a Comment. Name. Email. Website. Comment. Notify me of follow-up comments by email.

La Boheme Tiny House Share this with your friends / family using the e-mail / social re-share buttons below. Thanks! If you liked this you'll LOVE our Free Daily Tiny House Newsletter with more! Thank you! More Like This: Explore our Tiny Houses Section. See The Latest: Go Back Home to See Our Latest Tiny Houses.

The Whirly Tiny House Our big thanks to Kate for sharing! Share this with your friends / family using the e-mail / social re-share buttons below. Thanks! If you liked this you'll LOVE our Free Daily Tiny House Newsletter with more! Thank you! More Like This: Explore our Tiny Houses Section.

The Clean Lunch Bag is plastic-free, insulated with wool offcuts It's the perfect answer to the non-recyclable, bacteria-ridden nightmare that are conventional lunch bags. If you're looking to buy a new lunch bag, can you hold off for a few more months? A cool new lunch bag is about to hit the market by the end of the year.

Prismatic stained glass cabin is a lakeside refuge from the city Not surprisingly, they can be imaginative structures themselves, ranging from the rustic constructions to modern beauties. In France, visual artist Lou Andréa Lassalle created this extraordinary cabin on the shores of a lake near Bordeaux, establishing an inviting spot for city dwellers to come and enjoy the natural delights of this region.

Celebrate the Eclipse: 5 Best Round Tiny Houses In honor of today's total solar eclipse, I thought I would feature some of the most beautiful round homes. Taking a cue from nature, round homes have an appeal to them that is primordial.

5 Reasons To Watch Less Sports On Television As a young boy, I watched sports on TV almost every day. I still like some sports, but I stopped watching more than an occasional game on TV years ago. Sports are American traditions. Baseball, football, and basketball were my favorites as a kid. I loved watching my favorite teams play.

Lessons Learned From Intentionally Letting Go Here are Five Lessons I Learned Intentionally Letting Go:. Everything is fleeting. The passage of time shifts and modifies our perspective on loss. Fortunately, I'm not still reeling over the loss of my backpack as a student. While losses might be painful initially, it's a fleeting sensation.

Intentional living This week saw the release of A level results here in the UK. By the time '6th formers' awoke on Thursday morning, notification of whether or not they had secured their preferred university choice had already been posted online by the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service.

Slow Learning - Collaborate This week we continue our look into the different types of learning and how understanding our personal learning styles will help us develop ways to adopt even more slow-ness and mindfulness to our lives. Today's poggie is all about collaboration - probably the most well-known type of learning.

Zyl Vardo's Damselfly House My friend Abel Zyl recently contacted me to let me know he has a new design and tiny house for sale. I'm still trying to figure out how I can come over in person and check it out before he sells it. In the meantime, I wanted to let you know about it and show you some great photos he took of this beautiful home.

The Big Whimsy Subscribe to Tiny House Listings on YouTube for lots of upcoming tiny house video tours here. A 30′ off-grid capable tiny house built by Wind River Tiny Homes in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

Best Vegan Matcha Latte Naturally sweetened vegan matcha lattes. Things are getting very hipster over here today and I'm very into it. Let's matcha! I've been on and off the caffeine train many times over the last decade. Some days, it's my superpower. Other days, it makes me feel like an insane person.

Existential Clutter I remember feeling a sense of dread whenever I returned home: two people sharing four bedrooms, three bathrooms, two living rooms, and one oversized basement-all brimming with stuff. The decorations, the trinkets, the collections-the accoutrements of a supposedly successful life cluttered every corner of my home.

Eucalyptus Subscribe to Tiny House Listings on YouTube for lots of upcoming tiny house video tours here. A 28′ tiny house with 2 kilowatt solar setup for full-time off grid living. Built by Minimaliste in Québec, Canada.

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