Tiny Paradise homesteaders know that the size of a perfect spot matters far less than the fact that it's, well, perfect. Looking for a space that fits your wildest dreams? Consider a few of their guiding principles.
Couples build tiny homes in idyllic locations. From a glass house on the beaches of Mexico to a Colorado mountain retreat designed out of a sheep wagon, these adventurous homeowners follow their dreams to build their own small slice of paradise.
A furniture builder and master craftsman uses foraged and reclaimed materials to build a special indoor-outdoor tiny house for his family of four in Kauai. On the outside, curved tree branches form the roofline over a wraparound deck with an outdoor shower and fire-heated tub. The creativity continues inside with driftwood accent pieces and a bamboo rollout loft.
After feeling the need to downsize and live simply, a woman and her best friend decide to build a tiny home in the jungle paradise of Hilo, HI. While their dreams of a tiny Hawaiian hideaway are big, both lack adequate construction experience. Will they be able to make their tiny dream a sustainable reality?
A young couple in Lakeside, Montana, is downsizing to a tiny cabin in the woods. Set against a gorgeous backdrop, this cozy A-frame cabin offers a skylight for stargazing, a suspended hammock bed, a stone fireplace and hidden art storage. Fun features continue outside with a rustic cedar hot tub perfect for relaxing after a long day on the slopes.
A couple dreams of setting up camp in the Rocky Mountains so they're building a tiny home in Ridgeway, CO. They love the ease of mountain living and hope this move will enhance their active outdoor lifestyle. Their dream home will be a shepherd's wagon tiny house but will the unique design hold up their dreams of roaming the west?
A family is looking for adventure and financial freedom as they set out to build their own Bohemian-chic tiny house in the beautiful and rugged Texas countryside. Two slide-outs maximize space in the living room and bedroom, while the kitchen features large pass-through windows that open onto the deck.
A man builds a tiny house on his best friend's property near the Continental Divide in Black Hawk, CO. Having this tiny home will allow the friends to spend more time in nature and create lasting memories in this outdoorsman's paradise. Before they finish the project, they'll also build a tiny doghouse to match the new abode.