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Bryce, Author at Living Big In A Tiny House

Off The Grid Cabin In New Zealand Paradise

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 Hidden away deep in the Baton Valley, nestled amongst the imposing mountain ranges of the Kahurangi National Park is a tiny, off the grid cabin which looks as though it could have sat there for hundreds of years. Named the Honeywell hut, a tribute to it’s builder Jack Honeywell, this historic looking cabin is the pride and joy of it’s owners Richard and Fiona, who constructed this unique get-away as an escape for themselves, as well as to help …

Old Railway Carriage Converted Into Stunning Off-Grid Home

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When Mandy saw the two railway carriages which sat rotting away on a property she was looking to purchase it was love at first sight. Despite their derelict state she saw their potential to be transformed into an incredible home. After 8 years of part time renovation work, the carriages have now been lovingly transformed into a wonderful, off the grid, small house which overlooks the big sky country of the Central Otago region of New Zealand.

Couple Build Tiny House To Live Big In Retirement – Revisited

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This couple has done an incredible job in building a unique and beautiful tiny home on wheels which will allow them to truly live big in their retirement! When we first met Dave and Adrienne, they had recently completed their first tiny house design. You can see the full tour of their first tiny house design here. After an admirer fell in love with their tiny home and offered to purchase it, the couple decided it would be a fantastic …

Tiny House Concept Adapted Into Amazing Small Modern Home

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This stunning small home in Wanaka, New Zealand is a perfect example of the influence that the tiny house movement is beginning to have on more conventional builds. After selling up their previous home, Will and Jen knew they wanted to go smaller and after being influenced by tiny house programs and decided to construct a tiny house inspired small home on a new suburban subdivision. 

Family of 5’s Modern Tiny House Packed With Clever Design Ideas

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When most of us think about tiny houses, we imagine them being ideal for couples or those living on their own, perhaps those with only one child at a stretch. It’s hard to think how a tiny house could work to accomodate a large family, especially one with three children! In this weeks episode, we explore the stunning home of Francois and Sarah-Lee, who share their 21 m2 (or 226 ft2) tiny house together with their three children, Poppy (8), …

Beautiful Tiny Home Built To Look Like Earthen Cottage

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This home is a unique hybrid between a tiny house on wheels and a natural building. This young apprentice carpenter, gave himself a challenge to own his own home before he was 22 years old. What he ended up constructing was an incredible tiny home, which uses natural plasters on the interior to give his home an incredible earthen cottage appearance. 

40ft Shipping Containers Transformed Into Amazing Off-Grid Family Home

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This incredible home has been constructed using two 40ft shipping containers, which have been placed slightly off-set from one another to form a large living space in the centre as well as seperate rooms at the ends. Built as a DIY project by owners Matt and Ilse, this off-the-grid container house is now a wonderful, functional home for their family of five. 

Life On The Water In A Tiny House Boat

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If you love tiny homes but also the freedom of living on a boat, this small floating house boat could just be the ideal solution for you. Designed by Ian Ugarte in collaboration with architect Drew Heath this house on the water is designed to be the ideal live-aboard home.