Join the tiny house trend!
The tiny house movement is a big trend with a very small footprint. Extremely small house, with less than 1,000 square feet of space, are environmentally friendly, less expensive than typical homes, and often movable. Tiny Houses Built with Recycled Materials is full of ideas for using reclaimed materials and upcycled goods to construct a tiny house that is good for the earth and truly unique. Ryan Mitchell, author of The Tiny Life blog, shows you how to repurpose everyday items to create your new home, including shipping containers, salvaged barn wood, and reclaimed shingles.
Featuring profiles on tiny house owners with photographs and floor plans of the homes, ideas on where to find materials, and what to look for and avoid when selecting reclaimed materials, Tiny Houses Built with Recycled Materials is a unique book perfect for your biggest DIY project yet!
About the Author
Ryan Mitchell is the creator of The Tiny Life blog, and is documenting the construction of his own tiny home on his blog. He also writes about alternative housing options and sustainable local agriculture.
Table of Contents
Part I Reclaiming Tiny Houses 7
Chapter 1 Why Tiny? Why Reclaimed? 9
Chapter 2 Reclaiming Materials 19
Part II Talking to Tiny House Owners 35
April Anson 37
Jamie, Wendy, Avery, & Gabe Barrington 43
Stacey's Airstream 49
Makayla Cavanagh 55
Kate Fox & Andy Gill 61
James Galletly 67
Tiny Hall House 71
Sarah Hastings 79
Zee Kesler 83
Aaron Maret 89