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How To Select A Tiny House Builder

Tips For Living Tiny In Any Size House

Tiny House Options Worksheet

Why Price Per Square Foot Is A Bad Metric For Tiny Houses

Tiny House Construction Tools

Design

How To Design A Tiny House

 Part 1
Part 2
Part 3

Cut Outs

SketchUp Tiny House Components

On Colors

Storage Spaces

Passive Design Strategies

Regional Considerations

Codes

Where Can You Park A Tiny House

Foundation VS Wheels

Safety Issues

How to Have Code Conversations and With Who?

Trailer

What To Look For In A Used Trailer

Trailer Options

Types Of Hitches

What to Know About Wheels

What to Know About Breaks

Construction

Calculating Tiny House Weight

Framing

Standard Framing Techniques

Advanced Framing Techniques

SIPs Panels for Tiny Homes

Metal Framing

Insulation Options

Batt (fiberglass)

Wool/Levi

Cellulous (blow-in)

Rigid

Spray in

Thea’s Side-By-Side Insulation Comparison

Other

Order Of Operations

Construction Best Practices

Safety Issues

Toxicity Of Materials

Windows and Skylights

Flooring Options

Millwork Options

Interior Wall Finish Options

Siding Options

Structural Considerations

Hurricane Ties and Strapping

Framing Options

Sheathing Options

Roofing Materials

Nails vs Screws

 

Systems

Heating Options

  • Propane Heat
  • Convection Heat
  • Infrared Heat
  • Electric Heat with Blower
  • Electric Radiant Heat
  • Dyson Split System
  • In Floor Radiant Heat
  • Wood Burning Stove
  • Gas Burning Stove
  • Pets, electronic devices and Body Heat

Cooling Options

Electrical

Plumbing

Shower/Bath Options

Water Heaters

Toilets

Sinks

Utility Hookups