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Three Lessons Learned Building your First Tiny House

Three Lessons Learned Building your First Tiny House Leveling and Squaring is Important “Leveling and squaring your house is important.” . Once you have your trailer jacked up off of the ground, you have to get it leveled. Then you can start on that sub floor. You have to stop and square it up before sheathing the floor as well as after you frame out the walls.  Because once you place the sheathing on the walls, there is no turning back. The smallest difference in level and square can really snowball into a problem that will cause you major time…
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Common Tiny House Mistakes

Common Tiny House Mistakes Tiny House Mistakes #1: People think that if they’re having their tiny house built for them, they don’t need to know how it all works behind the scenes. This is a big one. Many people decide to have someone else (a professional builder like us) build their tiny home because they don’t want to learn how to do it themselves. If this is your situation, you may not have the time, the bandwidth, or the inclination to build your own home. And that’s fine! That’s why we’re here to build tiny homes for you! But – the…
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Level your Tiny House

How do you level your Tiny House? Straight and Stable: The Ins and Outs of Tiny House Leveling Having a level house is something that most people take for granted. Tiny house owners, on the other hand, have to deal with leveling their house on a regular basis. There are many ways to level a tiny house, some better than others. Here is your guide to the hows and whys of Tiny House leveling. Why Level Your Tiny House? Many people underestimate the importance of having a level house. But the truth of the matter is that maintaining a level…
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Where to park your Tiny House?

Where to park your Tiny House A tiny House in  a national park Please note this  comment  is from Tiny House builders in the USA BUT has applicability to Australia  If you have done any research into tiny houses on wheels, the question “where can you park and live in a tiny house?” has surely come up. The problem with this question is that there is no definitive answer. The rules, codes, and laws vary from state to state, county to county and sometimes even town to town. It is important to understand the different terms and classifications that your…
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