How the TinyHouseNC Street Festival Came To Be

The following post was written by our good friend  Andrew Odom is a wealth of knowledge, a source of personal inspiration and a man with genuine character. He is also the very first “Tiny House Person” i got to know during our early days of research before we make the decision to downsize. We are very excited for his upcoming … Read More

Have Tiny Houses Become a Official Housing Option?

The Following guest post is by our friend Steven who runs and (our feature can be found HERE). Steven have been involved with the Tiny House Movement before it rose to the huge popularity it is now today, he always has had great insight on the movement.  – Joshua    by Steven Harrell   So you know when you … Read More

Tiny House Basics’ Home Shell Kit On Wheels (Video Tour)

Check out our recently completed video tour of the 24ft Rubicon Tiny House Shell   Get a Free Tiny House Shell Quote Below   [contact-form-7 id=”3637″ title=”Shell Quote”] Tiny House Shells Ship From These Locations: Tiny House Basics’ San Francisco Shell Builder (Gilroy, California) Tiny House Basics’ Oregon Shell Builder (Monmouth, Oregon)  Tiny House Basics’ Indiana Shell Builder (Lafayette, Indiana) … Read More

A Look Inside a Award Winning Tiny House

This month Santa Clara University’s Tiny House got a big celebration at Santa Clara University where hundreds of students, faculty and staff, stopped by to congratulate the team for winning the SMUD Tiny House Competition, a new competition challenging collegiate teams to design and build net- zero, tiny solar houses. SCU beat out 8 other California universities and colleges, taking home the win for … Read More

A Tiny Look: Tiny House Master Loft

Here is a closer look at some more pictures of our Tiny House Master Loft as featured on our Instagram – Dont Forget to Follow us!             Throw By Happy Habitat        Floor Storage Built Into Loft Floor                               Throw … Read More

24ft “Rubicon” Tiny House Shell Walkthrough

Tiny House Basics Tiny House Shell

The Rubicon 24ft x 102″ 14k GVWR Tiny House Shell   The Tiny House movement should be about affordability and a high quality end product. Many people just like us are looking for more affordable options for Housing and that is why many of us choose to build our own house with our own hands on a Tiny Scale. But … Read More

Welcome To Tiny House Basics! / Our Tiny House Questionnaire

To start off, i thought i would answer some common questions people ask regarding our decision to go tiny Who will be living in your tiny house? Myself: Joshua and my darling wife: Shelley. Plus, 2 small dogs and 1 awesome cat Occupation? Tiny House Basics We Design and Build the Number #1 Tiny House Trailers & Shells What is the … Read More

Using a Composting Toilet: A Woman’s Perspective

Tiny House Composting Toilet

The #1 question I have been asked as a woman living in a tiny house is; How is using the composting toilet? followed by: Is it easy to use? Does it smell? How easy is cleaning and changing it? What kind do you have? Well I shall address all of the pros and cons of a composting toilet in my experience. This will … Read More

Buying A Tiny House Trailer

Buying A Tiny House Trailer

Who Is Tiny House Basics? We are Joshua and Shelley and we are Tiny House People with a extensive background in Tiny House Trailers and Tiny Houses. We design and sell the #1 Tiny House Trailers Available from Manufacturers that Have Been Building High Quality Trailers for over 30 Years. As Tiny House People ourselves our number one goal is … Read More