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Irish Modular Homes from The Big Red Barn - Tiny House Blog. Just like the rest of Europe, Ireland is also seeing a fast rising cost in housing.

Irish Modular Homes from The Big Red Barn - Tiny House Blog

The average cost of a house is around €261,000 or $288,000. Dónal Byrne, the owner of The Big Red Barn Company in County Mayo is hoping to remedy some of the cost with his small, modular homes. The homes can come with a large covered deck. For years, The Big Red Barn Company built modular buildings for special events, festivals and corporate clients in both Ireland and Britain. The company decided to build modular buildings for people who could only get small home loans in the €50,000 range. The interiors are custom made and feature Scandinavian pine walls. What makes these types of modular homes very interesting is the option for a massive deck with an overhanging roof. The homes can be both single or two-story with full bedrooms and baths. The homes come certified and pre-wired. The 5 Worst Home Upgrades for the Money. A home improvement renovation can make your home a happier place.

The 5 Worst Home Upgrades for the Money

But there are many projects where hours of toil and thousands of dollars don’t do much for your home’s resale value. In fact, in some cases, you’ll recoup barely half of what you spent on your investment, according to Remodeling magazine’s 2019 Cost vs. Value Report. He built a lightweight popup micro-camper that he can tow w/ his compact car. This is the story of Jas and the lightweight popup micro-camper that he can easily tow with his compact car.

He built a lightweight popup micro-camper that he can tow w/ his compact car

It’s a pop-up camper – it’s ultra-lightweight – and he designed and built it himself. Don’t miss other stories like this – join our FREE Tiny House Newsletter for more! So what do you think? What Do I Need to Know About Mold? There are few things that homeowners dread more than mold in the house.

What Do I Need to Know About Mold?

You’ve likely heard horror stories about people living with mold infestations that made them seriously ill. Is this just hype, or is there a real danger to having mold in your home? More importantly, what can you do if you find mold growing somewhere in the house? The Dirt on Septic Tank Ownership. Septic tanks are common in rural areas, though depending on where you live, you might have a septic system, even close to town.

The Dirt on Septic Tank Ownership

So long as things are going smoothly, it’s often difficult to tell that there is even a septic system in place. If your septic tank starts having problems, though, it may not take long for it to become very obvious that something is wrong. Whether you’re new to septic tank ownership or are wondering what sort of maintenance your existing tank requires, here’s a rundown of what you need to know about owning a septic tank. How Septic Systems Work Wastewater from your home flows into the septic tank, which is a large tank typically made of concrete, steel or other materials such as plastic or fiberglass. Some systems also separate greywater (water that comes from waste-free sources such as laundry, bathroom sinks and showers) from the “black” water that contains waste.

Popcorn Ceilings: What They Are, How to Get Rid of Them & Are They a Health Hazard? Popcorn is great for lots of stuff.

Popcorn Ceilings: What They Are, How to Get Rid of Them & Are They a Health Hazard?

You can enjoy a big bucket with family and friends while at the movies, string it on a thread to give Christmas that old-fashioned touch and even turn it into questionable “treats” for Halloween. One place that it’s a lot less welcome is on the ceiling. Unfortunately, too many homes still have popcorn ceilings. They often create a lot more questions than they answer. These 10 Home Improvements Offer the Highest Returns. Thinking about remodeling your home this spring?

These 10 Home Improvements Offer the Highest Returns

Before you start dreaming of a happy new-looking home, know that some renovation projects pay off more than others. In fact, a rise in the costs of building materials and labor is making it more difficult to recoup your costs when remodeling your home, according to findings in Remodeling magazine’s latest annual Cost vs. Value Report. The report notes that new tariffs that have roiled commodities markets over the past year are likely contributing to the rise in materials costs. Still, some remodeling projects continue to allow you to recoup most of your costs. 5 Home Upgrades That Never Pay Off. Five Mistakes that Kill Your Home's Value. The housing market is hot.

Five Mistakes that Kill Your Home's Value

Home prices rose by 5.3 percent between 2016 and 2017, according to the National Association of Realtors (NAR). That beats the historical average of 3 percent to 4 percent. And reports that houses are selling eight percent faster in 2018 than they did in 2017. As this ever-bustling market continues to favor sellers, you might be thinking of selling your home.

Not so fast. 1. You shouldn’t host an open house or snap your listing photos before addressing your landscape. Fix it to list it: “To get maximum curb appeal for minimum effort,” Shugrue advises, “you need to maintain the yard, get colorful flowers and put them in nice pots, mow the lawn and handle any brown spots.” Compact and Versatile 1- to 2-Bedroom House Plan - 24391TW. 13 Ways to Save Money on Utilities. The Voorhes En español | 1.

13 Ways to Save Money on Utilities

Seal your chimney flue. As much as 8 percent of your heating dollars could be escaping up the chimney. Seal it or install a chimney pillow, and save $80 on a $1,000 heating bill. 2. 3. 4. Energy Saving Tips. 592 Sq. Ft. Hummingbird Cottage for Retirement. On May 2, 2017 This is the 592 Sq.

592 Sq. Ft. Hummingbird Cottage for Retirement

Ft. Hummingbird Cottage built for a family’s mother-in-law by Ralph Jones Home Plans, LLC. Janne Zaccagnino created the plans for the home and normally doesn’t see the finished product, but because she knew the owner she was able to take pictures of the completed home, which she shared with us! We are located in the Memphis area and have been in business since 1964. Selling a House? Top 5 Resale Killers.

Prepare Your Air Conditioner for Summer and Save. Greenamerica. 19 Smart Ways To Actually Lower Your Water, Electric, And Gas Bills. 12 Amazing Granny Pod Ideas That Are Perfect For The Backyard. Couple's Luxurious Tiny House on Wheels: The North Sister by Wood Iron Tiny Homes! On October 24, 2017 This is the story of a family who has been living tiny since they started out together. Today, they’re in a custom built, high-end tiny home on wheels. But thanks to Faircompanies, they share not only their THOW with us, but some of their previous adventures in living tiny.

Enjoy! Story Summary From YouTube/Faircompanies Spud and MaryEsther Hooley have spent four decades in tiny homes, including a converted caboose in Idaho, a trapping cabin on the Snake River, a yurt in Mongolia, a wall tent while commercial fishing in Alaska, a 19’ van in Mexico, and a year in a sailboat from Europe to Russia.When they moved back to the United States, the Hooleys began building a tiny home in Sisters, Oregon, relying on their years of construction experience with both tiny spaces and community development work in Romania, Nepal and Mongolia.

Learn more using the links below. NW Minim Tiny House: Larger Version of the Minim House! On September 14, 2017 This is the NW Minim Tiny House on Wheels. It’s a slightly modified (larger) version of the Minim by Brian Levy. The Pacific Pioneer 28' THOW by Handcrafted Movement. On July 4, 2017 This is the Pacific Pioneer, the latest tiny house build by Handcrafted Movement in Battleground, Washington. The 28′ x 8.5 THOW is currently for sale and boy, is it stunning! Gypsy Mermaid Tiny House. On August 4, 2017 This is the Gypsy Mermaid Tiny House. It’s built by Robert and Rebekah Sofia and located in Ocklawaha, Florida. Please enjoy, learn more, and re-share below. Thanks! Raw Design Creative's Homestead Tiny House on Wheels. On March 1, 2017 This is Raw Design Creative’s Homestead Tiny House on Wheels — with two folding decks! This build includes one of the most interesting bed/living/loft situations I’ve seen.

On the ground floor you have a queen bed, and then above it sits a lounge area which features a couch that doubles as a twin guest bed. There’s even another storage loft over the bathroom. Take the video tour! Hannah's House – A Tiny House Blog. House Tour: A Tiny California Backyard Guest House. Name: Rebecca Froelich Location: San Rafael, California Size: 364 square feet Years lived in: Owned 1.5 years The design, architecture, landscaping and thoughtful details of this tiny California space come together to create harmony.

You will be shocked at how much beauty lives inside its 364 square feet frame. 9 Foolproof Ways to Save on Homeowners Insurance. Homeowners insurance is one of those things most of us rarely think about. Amazing Tiny A-Frame Cabin in the Redwoods. On January 30, 2015. Interview (& Video): Jadon and Katie's Good and Tiny House. The Amazingly Beautiful Sakura Tiny House Has Style. The 37' Denali by Timbercraft Tiny Homes. Freedom Tiny House by Alabama Tiny Homes. On December 17, 2016. Skookum 24′ Tiny House: The Modern Lodge. Kokosing: Nantucket-Esque Cottage on Wheels. On June 6, 2017. Kokosing: Nantucket-Esque Cottage on Wheels. Modern Apache Junction Tiny Cube with Rooftop Deck! The Kate by Tiny House Building Company. %B&CProductions. 7 Dumb and Costly Moves Homebuyers Make ‒ Money Talks News.

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