Tag Archives: Sol Haus Design

10 Tiny House Tricks for Decluttering your Counters

  Vina’s Kitchen – Sol Haus Design. Take a tour of this tiny house. In a tiny kitchen, counter space is a luxury and clutter is your enemy. Bare counters are pleasing to the eye and functional for folding laundry, unpacking groceries and food prep. Bulky appliances such as microwaves, toaster ovens and coffee machines will quickly consume your counters. So how do you declutter your counters in a tiny kitchen? 1). Eliminate any gadget that isn’t essential to your daily life. Ask yourself, do…

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Vina’s Tiny House & Tiny Documentary

Today I went back to Ojai for the Ojai Film Festival to enjoy the documentary TINY: A Story About Living Small. [vimeo http://vimeo.com/28422870] The movie is a great source of inspiration and information about building a tiny house and this growing movement. It shows how Chris and Merete face challenges with building their home, changing their lifestyles, and all the amazing rewards they are getting out of it. You’ll also hear comments from one of the most famous tiny housers out there: Jay Shafer (founder of Tumbleweed Tiny Houses and Four Lights Tiny…

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Tiny House Tours – Ojai Green Home Tour

We did something a little different this weekend, we took a short drive up to Ojai to visit a few tiny houses and farms as part of their annual Green Home & Building Tour. The tour was graciously organized by the Ojai Valley Green Coalition. The green tour was a great opportunity for us to learn about: building an environmentally friendly home, organic and green farming including aquaponics and permaculture, and using recycled materials to decorate. Have you ever been to Ojai? We hadn’t, and the…

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