Tour of Extraordinary Off-Grid Tiny House Built with Nature and Golden-Ratio in Mind

This fantastic off-grid tiny house was built with natural inclinations and the human body golden-ratio in mind.


  • Living space of 225 sq ft
  • Rocks for exterior siding
  • Thin layer of bubble wrap separates exterior rocks from interior rocks
  • Milled wooden entrance door
  • Kitchen built into the wall with granite countertop
  • House is wired with 12Volts DC
  • Solar Kit
  • 200 gallon water tank with 12Volt pump
  • Firewood-powered hotplate
  • Oven
  • Loft with queen-sized bed

Tiny House North Carolina: Tiny House built by students using Tumbleweed Elm 20 House Plan

This featured tiny house was built by about 60 students from South Lenoir High School in Deep Run, NC. It was built using Tumbleweed Elm 20 House Plan.


  • Blue stained cedar siding
  • 20′ by 8′ living space
  • ClimateRight Mini split AC unit
  • LP smart side interior
  • Lots of windows
  • Book case
  • Kitchenette with water trough made of galvanized zinc as sink with hardwood counter-top
  • Suburban 2-burner stove
  • Fridge/freezer combo
  • Sliding barn door that leads to bathroom
  • Shower stall with corrugated metal siding
  • Nature’s Head composting toilet
  • Rinnai on-demand hot water heater
  • Cherry Energy propane system
  • Schlage keyless entry
  • Carpeted Bedroom loft that can hold a queen-sized bed with builtin storage
  • Recessed lighting
  • Ceiling fan
  • Built-in CO2 detector
  • Storage loft
  • ONDUVILLA roofing

Tiny House California: Tiny House Built in 2008

This tiny house on wheels in Santa Clarita, California is very tiny with simple features and great location. It was purchased for $5000.

Biologist Gabriella Skollar lives in the tiny house, which is in the Gibbon Conservation Center in Santa Clarita, California, where she studies gibbons.


  • 14′ by 8′ living space
  • Cedar siding
  • Custom desk/drawer
  • Large bookshelf
  • Tiny couch
  • Loft with bed
  • Front decking

Tiny House Tour: Tiny House that was built with Attention to Detail

This tiny house was built with great attention to detail. It was also built avoiding common shortfalls in tiny houses such as tiny house not having a large enough closet space.


  • Split unit AC
  • External storage unit that houses electrical box, in-demand hot water heater
  • Cedar wood sidings
  • Sharp LED TV
  • Refrigerator/freezer combo
  • 24″ GE 4-burner electric stove with oven
  • Wall cabinets
  • Wall shelving
  • 24″ Farmhouse ceramic sink with butcher board countertop with space for bar stools in kitchen
  • Custom cabinets in kitchen
  • Recessed LED lighting
  • Couch with ample space underneath
  • Loft that can fit a king-size bed with 3 20Amps outlet
  • Bamboo hardwood flooring
  • Cedar ceiling
  • Large windows for good natural lighting
  • 3-Way switch
  • Cedar barn door that leads to bathroom
  • Staircase with full-size closet underneath
  • Single sink bathroom vanity
  • Washer/dryer combo
  • High efficiency toilet
  • 32″ by 32″ Shower stall

Tiny House Tour: Well-Crafted Tiny House with Built-In Compartments

This featured tiny house has everything built-in as opposed to standalone items. It is a well-crafted tiny-house with a lot of features and appliances.


  • Granite Covered Stainless Steel Kitchen Sink
  • Stainless 10cf Refrigerator/Freezer
  • Compact Washing Machine
  • Storage Under Bed, at Loft, Is Accessed Via Hinges
  • Laminate-Wood Floors Are Scratch-Resistant And Easy To Clean
  • Movable Valances Throughout
  • Cedar Exterior Siding
  • Full Size Bathroom With Walk In Shower
  • Queen Size Walk Around Bed At Loft
  • Samsung TV And DVD Player
  • 30 Gallon Fresh Water Tank
  • Rustic Exposed Wall Shelving In Kitchen