10% Small House

90% Big Life

tiny homes:

Helpful steps towards going Tiny:

2Connect with Others

Tour a Tiny House in person–or better yet, stay in one on AirBnb or at Caravan The Tiny House Hotel

See what you like and don’t like: PAD Tiny Houses-How To Visit A Tiny House

Hear about others’ mistakes and successes

Attend a Tiny House Workshop or Class

If you are building your own, help with other builds in your area

Join a network on Facebook and hear when others are building in your area (like: Tiny House Pro’s or Portland Tiny Houses)

Check out some seasoned Tiny House Dwellers:

Tammy & Logan

Chris & Malissa Tack

Naj Haus

Dee Williams

Jay Schafer

35 Inspiring Tiny Houses & The Families living there, by MightyGoods

3Watch a Tiny House Film

4Ponder some key questions

Where am I going to park it? Tiny House Parking and How to Move a Tiny House

How am I going to deal with waste?

What sort of utilities do I want to use?

How will I get insurance?

Can I live in such close quarters with… myself, my pet(s), my partner, my family?

How will I host guests?

What sort of neighbors do I want?

Who is going to build it–myself, my friends, or a builder?

A builder? How to Choose A Tiny House Builder

Myself? A few resources: Go House Go Book and The Tiny Life Store

5Think about possibilities!



Income producing options


More time, resources, money to spend doing things you love

Get outside more

Less cleaning and maintenance

Opportunity to build community

Reduce your footprint

Less debt, bigger life

Keep only what you need or love

Prioritize your life

Influencing consumer culture


Live in a work of art–affordably