SIMPLICITY IN DESIGN


IN SIMPLICITY WE FIND THE BEAUTY, BECAUSE THE EYE CAN REST! WHEN THE EYE IS ABLE TO REST, THE SOUL CAN REST!

KRIS SCHIRMER
2009/10/14





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SMALL CLEVER HOUSES WITH STYLE

SMALL CLEVER HOUSES WITH STYLE

Small House Seems Large 

about "how to make a small house look larger".




Woman Living In A 84 sq foot Home Talk  

about down-sizing! One woman is living in a house that you really have to see to believe.

"It's 84 square feet, so roughly the size of a parking spot. Actually, smaller than a parking spot," says Dee Williams, who decided it was time to move. She was living in a 1,500-square foot home in Portland, but decided the house wasn't small enough - yes, small enough!

Dee built the tiny cabin herself out of salvaged material. She picked the door out of a dumpster and retrieved the floors from a house fire.



Modern hobbit house: a tiny cob home

Margaret Krome-Lukens shows us the cob home being built by interns at North Carolina's Pickards Mountain Eco-Institute. Since iher new home is less than 150 square feet, she talks about the joy of giving up stuff to move in.





Building the Tumbleweed Fencl 

This short piece shows how Tumbleweed Tiny House Company  builds a little house on wheels.    http://www.tumbleweedhouses.com


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