Check out Deek’s Book on Shelter and Cabin Concepts HERE… http://www.amazon.com/Humble-Simple-Cottages-Ramshackle-Retreats/dp/0762771461/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1386616885&sr=8-1&keywords=humble+homes+simple+shacks
In this episode. Derek “Deek” Diedricksen, from the HGTV/DIY Network and Relaxshacks.com, alongside his brother Dustin “Dr. Demoltion” Diedricksen, show us a tiny backwoods cabin, or tiny house , that was build and design by guitarist and songwriter Jim Matus (www.JimMatus.com). Only 8′ by 10′ in size, each board of this cabin was carried in by trail and the structure was erected deep in the woods of the Berkshire Mountains in Massachusetts.
See MinimHomes.com for more information of this house and MicroShowcase.com for tours of this house and information on building micro
AND…Check out Deek’s book on Cabins, Tiny House, Shelter, and Tree House Ideas and concepts- in comic-book-like form, HERE- http://www.amazon.com/Humble-Simple-Cottages-Ramshackle-Retreats/dp/0762771461/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1395089071&sr=8-1&keywords=humble+homes+simple+shacks
In this episode/tour, Derek “Deek” Diedricksen (HGTV, Tiny Yellow House, and The DIY NETWORK), travels to Washington DC to visit the micro modern home of Brian Levy- “The Minim House”. This home has some GREAT space efficiency ideas within it, from its trundle bed and seating combo, to its “plug in” and versatile table/coffee table. Its one of the more modern tiny homes/houses out there, and beautiful crafted- and was recently showcased in Dwell Magazine as well!
Check out Deek’s Tiny Cabin/Shelter Book HERE…. http://www.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_sb_noss_1?url=search-alias%3Daps&field-keywords=humble%20homes%20simple%20shacks&sprefix=humble+homes+sim%2Caps&rh=i%3Aaps%2Ck%3Ahumble%20homes%20simple%20shacks&ajr=2
Derek “Deek” Diedricksen (HGTV host, and the guy behind “Tiny Yellow House”) shows you how to quickly, and easily, build a staircase perfect for tiny house lofts, clubhouses, sheds, decks, porches, or cabins. Derek is author of the DIY Shelter idea book “Humble Homes, Simple Shacks” and runs the blog www.relaxshacks.com
Check out Deek’s Tiny House, Cabin, Tree house, and Fort Idea and Concept book HERE: http://www.amazon.com/Humble-Simple-Cottages-Ramshackle-Retreats/dp/0762771461/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1399558695&sr=8-1&keywords=humble+homes+simple+shacks
In this episode, Derek Deek Diedricksen gives us an early look at a recycled material tiny office pod/cabin that he’s been working on for a NYU professor. This little shelter, which can sleep two, or would make for a great playhouse for kids, will later be rolled (its on wheels) down to a pond-side locale in New Jersey, once completed and shipped out from its Boston-area build site. The structure uses a huge amount of recycled wood, plywood, windows, and even hardware, all found on the side of the road, or being thrown away at build site (in dumpsters).
Check out Deek Tiny House/Cabin/Treehouse n’ Fort concept and idea book “Humble Homes, Simple Shacks” HERE- http://www.amazon.com/Humble-Simple-Cottages-Ramshackle-Retreats/dp/0762771461/ref=cm_cr-mr-title
In this short video, Derek “Deek” Diedricksen (Tiny Yellow House, HGTV/DIY Network) shows us a project he designed, and has been working to finish (with publisher/author Lloyd Kahn) at a Home and Garden Show in North Carolina put on by Southern Shows. This “half A-frame” cabin stands at almost 15′ high, has a sleep-able small loft, and an 80 square foot base. With new materials, it would cost about $2000 to build, and could be used as an art studio, guest house, tiny house , backwoods vacation or hunting cabin, or a yoga retreat- even a large greenhouse.
Check out Deek’s tiny house /cabin/fort/tree house deist and idea book HERE: http://www.amazon.com/Humble-Simple-Cottages-Ramshackle-Retreats/dp/0762771461/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1393265714&sr=8-1&keywords=humble+homes+simple+shacks
IN this episode, Andrew Odom, from www.tinyrevolution.us talks about life with a family, in a tiny house – one he built and designed, and lives in with his wife and daughter in North Carolina.