NOAHcertified.org - Tiny House Inspection and Certification

Clever Design Ideas for Using Vertical Space

Vertical Gardening Ideas Vertical gardening is using vertical space to grow vegetables (or herbs, or flowers, even root crops), often using containers that hang in a sunny space. Traditional gardeners have achieved this by installing climbing plants like squashes and beans for centuries by building trellises. Vertical gardening takes it one step further by giving…

Read More

14th Edition of “NOAH News is Good News”

NOAH’s Featured Builder June 2019 Wahoo! NOAH is proud to announce that Blue Sky Tiny Homes has been selected as the June 2019, Builder of the Month!!! Blue Sky Tiny Homes, LLC is a premium Tiny House builder located in Evansville, IN. Their models feature High-end craftsmanship with quality materials and great floor plans! Their friendly…

Read More

Tiny House DIY: Four Must-Know Tips

A decade ago, when the tiny house movement was just gaining momentum, many were reportedly buying completed models in the $15,000-$30,000 price range. Since the explosion of growth in alternative housing and the struggle for most Americans to keep up with the high cost of living and an impossibly low “living wage”, some seeking to…

Read More

Comparing Certifications of Tiny House Builds

While the tiny house movement catches the country off guard with its over 900% increase over the past decade, the idea of alternative housing continues to grow while industry standards struggle to catch up. This leaves holes in major parts of the building and homeownership process that are making tiny house dwelling difficult for many.…

Read More

THOW Life – Must Know for Life on the Road

Living in a tiny house is both a growing trend as well as a novelty to hundreds of thousands binge watching episodes on HGTV of how to build a tiny home. There are certainly freedoms and unexplainable excitement that accompany living in a home that allows you to pack up and hit the road at…

Read More

DIY Tiny House Options

The tiny home movement has rapidly grown in popularity over the last decade. The ability to maintain a small budget, free up time, and live simply has become a very popular way of life for singles, retirees, and growing families alike. Since the boom of the industry, many seeking to build their dream house on…

Read More

13th Edition of “NOAH News is Good News”

NOAH’S Featured Builder – MAY 2019 NOAH is proud to announce that Mini Mansions Tiny Homes has been chosen for NOAH’s Builder of the Month for May 2019! Congratulations to both Mark and Emily for being selected! In case y’all don’t know, Mark has 30+ years in the construction industry and Emily was a Real…

Read More

Where to Cut Costs When Building Tiny

By the nature of tiny homes, choosing to downsize and live a more minimalist lifestyle will likely save you money both upfront as well as on monthly maintenance and mortgage costs. When you are in the process of design and building or buying, here are some places where it is safe to cut costs and…

Read More

Simple Benefits of Proper Tiny House Inspections

A professional home inspector is a must if you’re buying something used. Even if you are buying a new home directly from a builder, organizations like NOAH inspects and certifies tiny homes. Houses are complicated structures. They have to manage heat, cold, moisture, harsh conditions, and hold up to daily life, and tiny homes are…

Read More

From the Desk #8

From the desk of…   Propane   Propane has become popular for use in Tiny Houses on Wheels. Propane is a liquid that turns into gas for fuel by burning the gas. Propane is a powerful and relatively inexpensive way to produce heat for your home, for cooking and heating hot water. Propane is maintained…

Read More