Lake Dallas Tiny Home Community – August Update
Time for an update regarding the Lake Dallas Tiny Home Community! First, I’ll share what we know right now, then I’ll let you know about future meeting dates (we need you there!), and action items where we could use your help!
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Terry Lantrip (of Urban-Retro) is working with the city council and planning & zoning committee in Lake Dallas to create a 15-unit tiny house community. This month, he has asked me to present my views on how the tiny house movement could positively impact the city. Below is my presentation. Continue reading “Lake Dallas Tiny Home Community – Meeting with City Council”
Earth Day Texas 2016 “Tiny House Exhibit” photo courtesy of Christian Parsons at Tiny House Expedition (tinyhouseexpedition.com).
Below is a collection of information regarding this year’s tiny house-related events at Earth Day Texas. I will continue to update this post with relevant information, so feel free to bookmark it and refer back as the date approaches. Continue reading “Earth Day Texas “Tiny House Exhibit” Info Roundup”
We have a DFW Tiny House Enthusiasts’ meetup at IKEA today, hosted by Cory Hagen of Tiny Modern Homes. So excited to see what he has in store! (ha, pun intended)
He’s provided a set of slides to get us started, which you can download by clicking this link.
After the trailer purchase and finding a spot to park while I build my tiny house, I’ll start on the subfloor. The insulation in my subfloor will be within the trailer ribs and frame itself, gaining about 4 inches of headroom without losing trailer ground clearance.
Continue reading “Planning, part 2: The subfloor”
Finding a good deal on materials online can be exhausting. Daily searches to get the best deals before they’re gone can be impossible to keep track of. Luckily, there’s a site called IFTTT that will do most of the work for you! Continue reading “Using IFTTT to source materials – Craigslist”
Earlier today, Cory, Robert, and I hosted a meetup lecture and social hour centered around Tiny House Design and Research. Our slides are shared below for those who couldn’t join us, or who want to review them.
If there’s anything we didn’t cover that you’d like to see in the future, or if there are things we went over today that you’d like to hear more details about, please email me at firstname.lastname@example.org so we can consider it for future events. Thanks!