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New Tiny House Show Home Video Tour

New Tiny House Show Home Video Tour Click on the image below or click here to watch a video tour of our brand new Tiny house Show Home. Some of the new features are: Scandi Stairs Barn door Extra windows Extra Shelving with additional feature shelving Outdoor Shower Decking Hidden couch shelf with USB power points Fold out Iron Board Wine Rack Mezzanine hand rail shelf Bambooloo with compost toilet cupboard Gun metal tapware Weathertex cladding        … Read More

What you can build in your backyard

What can you build at low cost without requiring council consents? Bill McKay, Senior Lecturer in the School of Architecture and Planning at the University of Auckland, discusses the possibilities of small backyard dwellings. Well worth listen: http://www.radionz.co.nz/national/programmes/ninetonoon/audio/2018650782/tiny-houses-what-you-can-build-in-your-backyard  

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Guide on Solar Pricing

We get so many people contacting us wanting to include solar power to their Tiny House Plans. There are a myriad of options when it comes to going off grid. We have a couple of companies we can recommend to you with regards to solar power. Please contact us to dicuss in more detail if you are looking to go down this route. As a guide, to go completely off grid, you are looking at anywhere between $20,000 – $30,000.…

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Meet Kas – Tiny House Builders Team

The stars aligned for Rebecca and Kas who met at a Sustainable living seminar over a year ago. Rebecca was just beginning her journey with Tiny Houses and Kas was living in one while travelling the country with her family for 18 months. 6 months later Rebecca was too busy and needed an extra pair of hands and Kas just happened to have bought a new home at Waihi Beach and was looking for a job in the area. The…

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Our Show Home is SOLD!!

Do you want the good news or the bad news…? The bad news (it’s actually all great news depending on how you look at it..) is that we just sold our Show Home! (Great news for our new client who gets to live in our amazing Tiny House Show Home!) Not so great for any of you who wanted it for yourselves. This also means we wont have a show home available for viewings for a few months as we…

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Letter To the Prime Minister – Affordable Housing Solutions – Go Tiny

Letter to the Prime Minister - Affordable Housing Solutions With the recent media release and interviews undertaken by the Prime Minister around providing some much needed affordable housing solutions. We took it upon ourselves to contact Jacinda and many other Ministers involved in Housing, Social Developement, and Building/Developement to educate them on the benefits of Tiny Housing and some changes in legislation which would create some more affordable housing options. You will find our letter below along with a very… Read More

Focus on Features – Episode 9

FOCUS ON FEATURES - Episode 9 Site Costs – If you want your Tiny House connected semi-permanently, there will be some associated site costs involved after your Tiny House is delivered. Site costs will include a variety of things depending on your site, your council and the way you want to live in your Tiny House. Here are a few things that may pop up: • Water tank and pump • Grey water set-up • Solar panels, batteries etc. •… Read More