Tiny Egg House – The Exbury Egg Artist Stephen Turner seems to have been incubating a novel solution for eco-living. That idea has now hatched into a full-size tiny live/work space that floats. All egg jokes aside, this is an incredible work of craftsmanship and fine woodworking. The fact that it is sea worthy (well, at least river worthy) amazes me… but then again it’s built like a boat. “The Exbury Egg is a trans-disciplinary project drawing on art and architecture as well as technology and the sciences to transcend individual specialism and work toward a further engagement of my visual art practice with contemporary ecological thinking.I will seek to creatively map the inter-connection of life from the smallest invertebrates to the largest mammals and between fauna and changing flora during the course of four complete seasons.
Architecture: A Cozy House Created From As we all know, now that we are experiencing the era of the iPad and Kindle, traditional books are becoming less and less popular. As a matter of fact, even some elementary schools are replacing books with iPads. I have a friend who just got her packet for attending University in the fall, and it came complete with an iPad 2 and a list of e-books to order for her classes. People are handling this major transition in different ways. There are those who always chime in with, “Those e-books will never compare to real books.” Others accept the change a little easier by embracing and having fun with it. Tiny Home Builders What is a tiny house? A tiny house is a small house that is sized such that it can fit on a trailer. In most areas this means that it can’t be bigger than 8 feet 6 inches wide, 13 feet 6 inches tall, and 40 feet long. The houses are built on trailers since they are too small to be allowed as permanent structures according to most local code enforcement agencies. Why would I live in a tiny house?
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Tata’s 215 Square Feet Flat Pack Tiny House on July 25, 2011 The same Indian company that has produced the world’s cheapest car has announced its latest product which is a flat-pack tiny house that costs about $700. It can be assembled in a week and is said to be 215 square feet. Tiny Tack House Plans — The Tiny Tack House Q - How big is your trailer? A - 7 x 20 5,000 Dual Axel Utility Trailer with load up to 10,000 Capacity. Q - How long did it take to build?
Simblissity Tiny Homes – For Sale The Aspen 24′ is ready to provide comfort with 260 square feet of deluxe living, 180 sq. ft on the main floor and a 80 sq. ft. sleeping loft.The large, bright, comfortable living room has high Cathedral ceiling and a cushy, romantic built in sofa, with storage below. (No reason to be uncomfortable in a Tiny!)For the gourmet chef there is a 9′ Butcher Block kitchen counter, a 3 Burner gas range with oven, a large dual fuel full size refrigerator (110 & LP), a large pantry and lots of cabinet space.The bathroom has a bathtub & shower as well as a quality self composting toilet.Hot water is provided by an EcoTemp, On Demand, Hot Water Heater.The spacious, bright sleeping loft is 8 X 10′ and provides 50″ of head room.Stairways lead to the sleeping loft (no ladders here!). This is fine, luxurious Tiny Home at it’s best! This new, custom built home is ready for active people living and adventuring in a Four Seasons environment.
Robert Merchel House For Cooks and Artists - Simple Solar Homesteading This tiny house on wheels is designed for a couple who likes to cook and do art. The first floor has a Japanese style bath and an open floor plan. The kitchen area is located near the front door with a vaulted ceiling because activities there primarily require standing. The Tiny Life » What Is The Tiny House Movement? What are tiny houses? The tiny house movement? Tiny living? Uncut Tiny House Realized As a result of this exploration we now know that a tiny house that could be built without a saw. The direction I went in is just one way to go too – and I’m certain there are many many more. In fact several folks have commented and contacted me directly suggesting some great improvements. I was thinking of running a little design competition to see how many people we could inspire to jump onto this idea – but this whole process sparked a new idea that’s even better. You see when you choose to avoid using a saw in your design, you end up making compromises that create another kind of waste – the use excess material in the structure.
Specs - Monarch Tiny Homes SIPs Walls We construct our walls with structural insulated panels (SIPs). SIPs have an expanded polystyrene (EPS) core laminated between two sheets of oriented strand board (OSB). This makes a stronger and greener wall.