Radical downsizing? Maybe not so radical.
A two-story tiny house that tilts onto its side? Anything is possible.
Pack your bags now, because after seeing these tiny homes, you'll never want to go back.
Get inspired by these mobile travelers who have taken living tiny one step further.
An entrepreneur with six kids wants a tiny vacation home to place at one of his properties. He enlists the help of an uber artistic builder who draws inspiration from musical instruments for the shape of his homes. The tiny will have all kinds of unusual surprises, including an escape hatch that leads from the second-story deck into a loft.
A business owner and wine lover always dreamed of owning a tiny retreat in wine country, so she purchased 26 acres outside of Columbus, Ohio, and found the perfect builders to bring her high-quality tiny house design to life. She envisions the house having a fully customized, Amish-crafted barn theme with room to entertain, wine-inspired elements and hidden kayak storage for enjoying the lake.
After being diagnosed with epilepsy, a woman is ready for more independence and her master craftsman father is harnessing his talents to build her a unique tiny home that expands. Motorized bump-outs and a roof-raise system dramatically increases usable space and allows for a huge bathroom, standing loft and a large living room. A clever bunkbed, laundry shoot, retro kitchen and fireplace makes this anything but a typical tiny.
A career cheerleader with a busy schedule wants a rustic-chic country tiny home that can be her perfect escape. Not only will the tiny house have a master on the main floor and a spa-like bathroom, it will also be placed on a farm with horses, a zip line and other adventures just steps away from the front door.
A young outdoorsy couple follows their dream of becoming homeowners with no problems downsizing. He's a triathlete so their design will require space for his gear as well as a flex area that functions as a desk, a workout space and a table. This Colorado abode will include locally-sourced beetle kill pine to help accent the interior and a slick hidden dog food feeder for their three pups. This house is sure to be an outdoor lover's paradise.
An Idaho couple creates an amazing three-level tiny home perfectly suited for the both of them in gorgeous Swan Valley, ID. She wants a pampered paradise with a powder room worth envying and a place to showcase her huge shoe collection. He prefers a rugged and rustic escape with wood floor paneling on the walls and a hidden entertainment center. In the end, this tiny house has it all including vintage accessories, an upscale master bedroom with skylight and even an outdoor movie theater!
A family of four brings the unique character of Charleston, South Carolina, into their tiny house build. They include traditional touches on the outside like an oyster shell stone path, black shutters and window boxes, and the Southern charm flows indoors with wood countertops and a sitting area.
A family of five builds a charming off-grid tiny house on 20 acres of land in northern Idaho. They all pitch in on the rustic home that includes a wood stove, live edge shelving, a bunk room that holds the whole family and his-and-hers outhouses.
A cruise ship bartender utilizes her family of contractors to build a tiny house to park on her parent's San Juan Island property. Her design includes recycled materials from her dad's 'boneyard' of salvaged and reclaimed goods, and the 328-square-foot design is sure to feel huge compared to the ship cabin she's used to.
With the help of a builder, a family of five in Oklahoma gets creative to fit comfortably into a tiny home. The home's features, like nesting beds and a staircase with drawers, accommodate the kids, while Mom and Dad have their privacy thanks to a closet door serving as a room divider.
A family of four moves into a pool house just outside of Oklahoma City. The modern space comes complete with a custom homework area, a nesting bed, a fire pit that doubles as a table and shower for summer days by the pool.
A medical student is tired of renting and isn't sure where her residency will take her, so she's building a tiny house that matches her resourceful personality. The project includes features like a heating system made of soda cans, an efficient windmill made from a bike wheel and other clever DIY contraptions.
Traveling nurses want to finish their tiny home build before their next assignment. The couple must work around the clock to complete the anything-but-ordinary home with its bright blue exterior, giant bedroom and built-in snake cage.
A Texas tech guru brings his work home by incorporating cutting-edge technology into his tiny house. The high-tech abode features a biometric security system and a hidden computer that allows him to adjust the lighting, appliances and windows.
A pair of young traveling actors build the perfect tiny home for life on the road. Their vision includes a storage loft that doubles as a reading nook, a convertible sofa and a pullout stage with a trapdoor.
New York newlyweds hire builders to turn a gooseneck trailer into a 350-square-foot rustic tiny home in the woods of Vermont. With an emphasis on outdoorsy design, they blend this tiny home into its setting with stained cedar siding, dark bamboo flooring and shiplap walls. Special features include a folding, six-person dining table and desk combo, a large and cleverly-designed pullout closet, a wall mounted garden and French doors that open to the gorgeous Vermont woods.
Globetrotting newlyweds have been adventuring since the day they met and now want a tiny home base for in between travels. They build their luxury abode with 140-year-old reclaimed barn wood floors, a huge soaking tub and a unique staircase that is both minimal and functional.
A husband and wife are raising the roof on a school bus to make a tiny home perfect for traveling the country. To accommodate their height, this tiny bus will be completely customized with extra tall countertops, a coffee bar and a jumbo-sized couch. These former collegiate athletes will also have the ability to exercise on the road with their gym equipment welded to the back of the bus.
Coming in 2019