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What Size THOW-Which Way Should I Go?

Everyone goes through a research period before jumping into tiny living. For some it might be weeks and others read hundreds of articles, speak to dozens of builders, and pursue their tiny dream for years before pulling the trigger on it.   During this search, most people’s idea of what size they want their house…

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Five Myths About Tiny House Off Grid Living

With the crisis in our country and the growth in the tiny house movement, there are many who are looking for a way to decrease their environmental impact and have the ability to be off-grid capable so they can pack up their tiny house and move freely without the need to be hooked up.  …

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12th Edition of “NOAH News is Good News”

Tiny Home Theft; Securing Your Home the Right Way Tiny Homes are all the rage right now. A wide demographic of people love them because in addition to being beautiful, they are energy efficient and a viable solution to the current housing crisis this country faces. Tiny Homes are usually found to be on wheels,…

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How Tiny Living Saves Big Money

The tiny house movement has swept our nation and the globe over the last decade and beyond, with states and municipalities jumping on board legalizing tiny homes on wheels and ADUs (Accessory Dwelling Units). Though some report an increase in building costs, tiny home dwellers are still finding a much lower cost of living over…

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From the Desk #7

5 reasons to live in a smaller home   Why do people go tiny? Those individuals choosing to live in a 155 sq. ft., more or less, tiny house on wheels each have their own reason(s) to do so.     Freedom This means to no longer being “pushed around” by advertisers, politicians and society.…

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DIY Tiny Homes vs Hiring A Builder

DIY Tiny Homes vs Hiring A Builder Can you see yourself enjoying more time relaxing, traveling, or time with your loved ones instead of commuting to a job to work long hours to pay for a mortgage? The tiny house movement rapid growth of over 900% during the last decade is proof that you aren’t…

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11th Edition of “NOAH News is Good News”

Removable Wheels for Non-Wheeled City Requirements Everyone who knows of Tiny Homes is aware of the placement struggle. There are a few resources out there to help: imatinyhouser.com is a free crowdsourcing site, powered by NOAH with lending, insurance and placement options but for a more complete listing of placement visit the ATHA (American Tiny…

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What Tiny House Dwellers Actually Say About Tiny Life

With so many people beginning to embrace the simple life and the idea of minimalism, tiny house living may be in for an even bigger boom in the coming years. When interviewed, current tiny home dwellers usually echo similar sentiments that surprise most listeners.   If you think tiny house living could be in your…

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NOAH-Tiny House Living: Ladders vs Stairs

Tiny houses attract people from all seasons in their lives. You may be a recent college graduate wanting to spend your money on paying off student loans instead of expensive housing costs so you opt for an affordable DIY tiny. Others might be retirees wanting to travel the country with your THOW (Tiny House on…

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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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