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Sky-Pod is a durable, webbed tree tent that hangs from the branches But it's now available commercially, and the latest Sky-Pod is built with ultra-strong materials, and is capable of holding up to 550 pounds, thanks to its aluminium poles and load-bearing, webbed structure, which takes its inspiration from the crinoline.

How Much Does It Really Cost To Build A Tiny House Let's establish one thing first. I don't like to spend a buck unless necessary. I would not consider myself frugal or frivolous. I am just careful about expenditures and I don't care to squander money. That said, let's talk about an oft-argued upon topic in the tiny house universe.

Super Cleansing Slaw with Rosemary Dressing This 20-minute recipe starts with shredded fennel, celery, beets, carrots, and fresh parsley and cilantro, which not only creates a hearty base but also provides plenty of health benefits. Parsley and cilantro help gently lift and remove toxins from the body, including heavy metals, pollution, and more!

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Tiny Beach Cottage in Florida This is a tiny beach cottage in Florida with land that's listed for sale. It's in Nokomis, Florida which is part of Sarasota County. It's a 450 square foot little home that was originally built in 1973. Unfortunately, it's really pricey at $575,000 but that's because it's located really close to the beach.

Chic bedroom storage from two $35 RAST dressers We got the RAST chest of drawers for our tiny bedroom because nothing else could fit. Before I even knew how I was going to hack the bedroom storage, I fell in love with these beautiful brass handles from Aliexpress. The delivery took a while but when the beauties finally arrived we started hacking.

Multifunctional shed has rooftop terrace & hidden roll-out kitchen Aiming to address work, play and dining in a compact design, Sweden's Belatchew Arkitekter created this multifunctional shed in collaboration with outdoor brand Jabo. It features storage for the usual shed tools, but houses a nicely made interior for work, or for more quiet activities like reading, yoga and meditation.

Mass Timber is in for massive change The factory itself is a bit of a wooden wonder; it is built out of prefabricated components and after the foundations were finished, the wood section was assembled in just five days. It does things that I wouldn't have thought were possible in wood; the wall panels support glue-laminated beams that hold up prefabricated roof panels.

11 Easy Ways To Downsize And Simplify, No Matter What Size Your Home Downsizing and going tiny isn't for everyone, but purging your closets and countertops of unwanted and unnecessary stacks of stuff is not only good for your household but great for your soul. Many articles support that clutter encourages anxiety. So, let's partner together on this organizational journey.

Podcast 129 - Beginnings In this episode of The Minimalists Podcast, Joshua and Ryan talk about new beginnings, starting over, creating new habits, walking away from bad situations, health problems, and losing weight, and they answer the following questions:. Apple Podcasts · Google Play · Spotify · Soundcloud · YouTube · MP3.

WOMEN Of The Tiny House Scene EVENT / Workshop! Boston, MA area! Above: THIS is the gallery we'll be building in all weekend! Can't wait! Its a HUGE room…. JUST into the Friday speaker event and want to know more about the women involved?

Bespoke Wee House in Isle of Harris This is a One Bedroom Bespoke Wee House by The Wee House Company. It's located in the Isle of Harris, Scotland. Please enjoy, learn more, and re-share below. Thanks! Images The Wee House Co. As shown, the house is still unfinished, but we are hoping to get better shots of it soon so stay tuned by joining our newsletter!

Two Bedroom Wee House Cottage Built on a Farm in Scotland The house was built for Jane McFadzean. Jane works in London through the week, returning to the home farm on weekends where her brother and his family and her parents both live. Jane was researching the different types of houses she could build and came across The Wee House Company, also based in Ayrshire.

Facebook: Building a Community "In Real Life" While Facebook continues to go under fire about their recent issues with user privacy and data, they have plans of creating an expansive housing community surrounding their headquarters in Menlo Park, CA.

What You Should Know Before Living in a Tiny Home In a recent article, Dwell runs down ten things people should consider before making the jump to small living. Our man, Graham Hill, gets a feature sitting at #1 noting that consciously decluttering your stuff is paramount to living small but also to "buy less, but better".

Redefining the Dorm Room When they inherited it, the owners were confused on what do with such a small space until Fateeva suggested turning it into a student rental. The studio uses built-in furniture that lines the perimeter that contains a raised bed with storage, desk, kitchen, and a bathroom.

Micro-apartment in historic townhouse is an 'attic transformer' Smaller but more affordable living spaces in big cities are becoming quite popular for their price and convenient location, but making these small living spaces more enjoyable and functional requires some creativity to fit everything in.

Minimalist Living + Maximum Space: Tour of the Kasita This unique, smart home is setting up to not only be a stylish and minimalist place to live, but also a futuristic option for overcrowded cities. During the Kasita Roadshow, a trip through several western U.S. cities, I had a chance to tour the 374 square foot micro home in downtown Reno.

Household Peeve #5: Spring-Loaded Screen Doors Let's add screen doors to the list of household items I can do without. I'm constantly annoyed with them every time I come home with anything in my hands. This household peeve might be my biggest yet. Notice something about this door? Besides the weird door knob in the middle?

The 10.5ft Wide Sakura Tiny House on Wheels by Minimaliste This is the Sakura Tiny House on Wheels by Minimaliste. This unit is 10.5ft wide and 32ft long on a gooseneck trailer. In total, you get 380 sq. ft. of space in this tiny house including the loft. Images Minimaliste. Images Minimaliste. 380 sq. ft. This tiny house is 32ft long and 10.5ft wide.

Man Converts School Bus into Tiny Home to Travel and Go Fishing! This is the story of Bill Skinner. He's a single guy out of Long Island, New York who has been converting a bus into his very own rolling tiny home. Bill used to build floating homes but he wanted something for himself so that he could travel easily - so he went with a bus!

La Nordica Tiny House with Flip Down Porch Our big thanks to Maxime 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! You can also try our NEW Small House Newsletter!

Post-Modern Gypsy Caravan Built Casually in 5 Months! Learn more using the links below. Thanks. Our big thanks to Julienne D Wilding 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!

Vegan White Hot Chocolate It's made with 8 simple ingredients in just 10 minutes. Let's do this! The base starts with creamy coconut milk, either DIY or light store-bought. If you're not into coconut, you could also sub just about any other dairy-free milk, like rice or almond!

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