After this past Sunday’s BBBBq, I can safely tell you three things I learned: Stop staying up late to dimension our Tiny House. A 20ft 4×6 ridge beam is one heavy hunk of wood. Last but…

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After wrapping up today’s BBBBq, I noticed that I never posted an article about sheathing our front wall! Some people have been asking why the window openings weren’t cut out before putting the sheets up.…

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BBBBq #4 completed, high strength steel rod installed, but sheathing is still unfinished… We had a couple of hurdles slow the build yesterday: our usual delicious food and blistering sun!

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This week’s article brings us to the next phase of Tiny House construction: wall sheathing! I never know what to answer when someone asks me how long the build will take. In reality, I don’t…

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Here is a quick video and update of what we accomplished this weekend on the Tiny House build: loft & mezzanine framing! We had another successful Sunday BBBBq. I have to admit, that it’s becoming…

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We framed our final wall, and it was more difficult than the other three. Why? Because the front wall requires a parallam beam to be structurally sound. Thanks a million Jonathan and Aaron for coming over and helping…

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Over the weekend we had our first set of helpers. I think we’re going to make that a regular thing! Barbecue, Build and Beers! It’s a great way to get a lot done in a…

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We’re finally framing a wall!!! So far I’ve only been prepping the trailer, which included leveling, insulation, sheathing, and installing the fascia boards. I thought this day – the day of Tiny House framing –…

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In this video, you’ll see me install the fascia boards to the side of the Tiny House trailer. This is the next step after sheathing the Tiny House trailer.  Watch The Below Video to see…

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This gives you an idea of what it takes for Tiny House trailer sheathing. You’ll notice how I struggled on the very first board because I didn’t have the right screws. Make sure you get…

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In this post, I’m going to explain in brief how to install trailer insulation in a Tiny House trailer. This process is a bit tedious, but it’s also totally worth it in the end! The…

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The past couple weeks were pretty hectic between boxes, tiny house plans customization and trips to Home Depot. They now know me on a first name basis and are all aware that I have no…

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Well, it is finally here: our new home!!! Or at least the “foundation,” I guess. What you see below, my friends is part of our master plan to build a tiny house on wheels and…

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