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White Swan gets a bit of wainscot

The White Swan gets a bit of attention as the rain has slowed us on Rodney’s floor. Alex is putting the interior wainscot on which I have chosen to lift up to 43″ this time to add an effect I am after. The ledge will compress the area under the loft walkway that is above ...

September 18, 2014   |   Learn more »   |  Leave a comment

Checklist for the Sept. 26th Bootcamp

It’s almost time for the New Berlin Salvage Mining Bootcamp at Tiny Texas Houses! It begins September 26, and runs for 10 days through October 5, 2014. If you haven’t signed up already, click the banner below for details. We still have some spots left, and we need good, hard working people who are passionate ...

September 18, 2014   |   Learn more »   |  Leave a comment

Heaven’s steps are not so far away or hard to reach.

In designing Heaven’s steps we have to balance all we do, like making this great stairwell look as tiny as can do.  With lots of storage and some flare, a secret place to hide somewhere, and all around it space to use, so nothings wasted, and you are amused.  Here are some shots of the ...

September 17, 2014   |   Learn more »   |  Comments Off

The Eyes Wide Open Arched Brownie shots as he sees his Gingered Swan

Final shots of the opening of the eye lids covering The Arched Brownie’s eyes.   Open up your eyes my Friend, the Arched Brownie sees the day. So that you and all the others can also seize the Way. The path to having more with less, of building without all the mess, of leaving homes ...

September 16, 2014   |   Learn more »   |  Comments Off

Kirsten Dirksen has just finished a new film. Wow, and thank you

Yes folks, I want to thank Kirsten for coming by here last summer with her family and visiting our little operation.  She was able to film and talk with me so as to create this great story I hope you will all enjoy and share.   If you can get the time to watch it, ...

September 16, 2014   |   Learn more »   |  Comments Off

Oiled Ginger looks so fine,

Oiled Ginger Looks so fine.   She is a beauty like a wine, full of color, flavor, and a label from a very fine brand. TINY TEXAS HOUSES      ...

September 11, 2014   |   Learn more »   |  Comments Off

The LaVernia Bootcamp wood all stacked up, de-nailed, and valued

The LaVernia Bootcamp wood all stacked up and de-nailed, though we have used a bunch of it on Helen’s Heaven. If you are not signed up for the next Bootcamp in New Berlin Texas, now is the time to move on that so that you can be part of learning how to get all this ...

September 4, 2014   |   Learn more »   |  Comments Off

Helen’s Heaven gets a bathroom and a Kitchen too.

So Helen’s Heaven’s getting all the detail figured out.  Fitting a Washer/dryer box, a 10 cu ft fridge, and big counter space, a shower, commode, and bathroom sink, besides the kitchen sink, and make if feel big please.   Oh how the space runs out so fast when every inch counts.  Here is how we ...

September 4, 2014   |   Learn more »   |  Comments Off