What is the first step in planning and building your own tiny house?

BUILD OR BUY? How much of it do you want to build yourself? There are 3 main options: 1. Building it yourself from the Tiny House Trailer up. Option 2: Having a Shell Built by a builder and completing the rest (interior finishes) Yourself. Lastly, Option 3: Having a fully turn key tiny house built all for you by a … Read More

The Duo Who Does It All with Joshua and Shelley Engberg

  Originally posted on TinyHouseBlog You don’t have to appreciate Marvel Comics to enjoy this week’s interview with the dynamic duo of tiny houses, Josh and Shelley. Long before their episode on “Tiny House Nation” aired, this young power couple was already moving their lives in a direction which focused on freedom, travel, and using their talents to help others … 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

Tiny House Basics’ Summer Open House

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Today we had a very successful open house with over 150 in attendance over 6 hours. Our latest 24ft Tiny House Shell “The Rubicon” will be completely finished next week and we will showcase some more pictures and videos of the completed shell before we ship it to its new home in san diego. please check out the picture review … Read More

The Quest For a Solar Powered Tiny House

Solar powered Tiny House

The Quest For a Solar Powered Tiny House Over the past year and a half we have been tied to grid power but the desire to be fully off grid has always been looming over our heads, we have great sun exposure, high efficiency appliances and we use all LED bulbs inside our Tiny House. So for the past year … Read More