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From the Desk #6

From the desk of:   “The greater the risk the greater the potential reward.” But what if you miss? When I was a young teenager, my dad gave me a fifty-cent piece to go to the store to buy him a pack of cigarettes. They were $.35 per pack.  I am dating myself in two…

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Tiny House Toilet Talk

When catching up with tiny house inspectors and builders across the country, they all agree on one thing: They talk about toilets a lot. Why Are Toilets Such A Big Deal? When building a traditional home, toilets are pretty much basic outside of fancy upgrades like a dual flushing. When you are talking about a…

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Four Reasons Tiny Living is the New American Dream

When the idyllic term ‘American dream’ crept into daily conversation, it looked something like a Polaroid snapshot of 2.5 children, an average sized home with a white picket fence, and a golden retriever. Fast-forward to today and the average American home is over 2600 square feet, people are waiting until their 30s to start a…

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10th Edition of “NOAH News is Good News”

NOAH’S Featured Builder- February 2019 We here at NOAH are pleased to announce that Mitchcraft Tiny Homes has been chosen as the Featured Builder of the Month for February 2019!!! Mitchcraft Tiny Homes is located Fort Collins, CO. I view Mitchcraft as a perfect storm type of a scenario. For the most part, a successful…

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HOW TO GET YOUR TINY HOUSE SOLD QUICKER

HOW TO GET YOUR TINY HOUSE SOLD QUICKER Numerous people sit on their couches, watch HGTV and dream about a life in a Tiny House – a life full of freedom, adventure, and simplicity. With that being said, why aren’t there more Tiny Homes being sold today? Why are some of these beautifully crafted Tiny…

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Tiny Living’s Big Benefits for Families

Tiny Living’s Big Benefits for Families When a family considers tiny living, they are usually most daunted by the decreased space. Most learn a long list of life lessons once they’ve hit the road. However, adults can learn much from kids who’ve experienced the tiny lifestyle. Here are a few benefits for families looking to…

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HOW PROPER CERTIFICATION CAN PREVENT TINY HOUSE NIGHTMARES FROM HAPPENING TO YOU

HOW PROPER CERTIFICATION CAN PREVENT TINY HOUSE NIGHTMARES FROM HAPPENING TO YOU Everyone needs that certain someone to look after them. With Tiny Houser’s safety in mind, for Tiny Houses, it’s “certain someone” is NOAH Certified, and here’s why!   “NOAH is a pretty amazing organization because before them, nothing existed. Before NOAH there were no set of standardized codes for…

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9th Edition of “NOAH News is Good News”

NOAH’S Featured Builder January 2019 We are pleased to announce that Nomad Tiny Homes has been selected as NOAH’s Featured Builder of the Month! Nomad Tiny Homes, located in Dripping Springs, Texas was started with the goal to provide a minimalistic lifestyle full of clean lines, natural light and simplistic design. The following is from…

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Have to Live More with Less-Six Freedoms Found in Tiny Life

Living a minimalist lifestyle or choosing to live in a tiny home can bring about a world of new possibilities. While many sit in their spacious living rooms living vicariously through the people they watch building tiny houses on their favorite DIY channels, thousands of people across the globe are actually living this life and…

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23 TINY HOUSE DECORATION IDEAS TO GET YOU IN THE CHRISTMAS SPIRIT

23 TINY HOUSE DECORATION IDEAS TO GET YOU IN THE CHRISTMAS SPIRIT Image Credit: CaravanOf_OurDreams  Goodness, underestimating the number of days ‘till Christmas is a real thing. It’s literally right around the corner. Yet it feels like it’s weeks away. There’s so many presents to wrap and decorations to put up – but fear not,…

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