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Tiny is Featured on CBC

We just found out yesterday that Tiny has been featured on CBC News online, complete with an audio-visual essay containing a clip from the CBC Radio Mainstreet Cape Breton Interview and pictures of the progress, as well as a write-up. 51 more words


Adding the Siding

Well folks, this is the last in a series of five posts to get everyone caught up with where the Tiny Home process is at. Today we are featuring the beautiful Cape Cod siding, sourced and purchased from a Nova Scotia company, … 265 more words


Salvaging Materials!

We are at the stage in our build where we’re seeking all sorts of materials. This includes ply wood, countertops, flooring, sinks, door hardware, windows, roofing etc. 162 more words


It's Spring on the Mesa!

It’s spring on the Mesa and everything is blooming and greening up.

Selling the Casa
I’ve had the Casa for sale for a long time, but it appears that I’m not trying hard. 111 more words

Solar Energy House

CBC Mainstreet Cape Breton Tiny Home Interview

Yesterday afternoon, Matt joined Tiny Home-owners Nicky Duenkel and Judy Pratt, on CBC Mainstreet Cape Breton to talk Tiny updates and developments.

It was a great interview, full of interesting perspectives and insights from all facets, including planning, designing, and building, to philosophies of Tiny Home living, to making the choice to ‘right size’ and place values and beliefs at the core of one’s life.¬† 16 more words


Raise the Roof... and Cover it in Red Steel

Matt couldn’t wait to start on the steel roof, and see how the bright red colour looked on Tiny. It did not disappoint! The roof has added a beautiful accent to the home, while also being extremely durable and long-lasting. 258 more words


Mint.com: The Ultimate Budgeting Tool

With the birth of our first child lighting a fire under our asses, we were determined to set a budget. Mortgage, utilities, groceries and the the fun stuff were costing us a ton each month. 398 more words