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Incredible turnout for a beautiful Tour Day at TTH

We broke a record today for tours with forty people visiting to see, feel, and learn more about how Tiny Texas Houses are built, how they feel, and what they might be able to do to integrate our Pure Salvage Living building ethos into their world. This is our ultimate goal, and always has been: ...

January 24, 2015   |   Learn more »   |  Leave a comment

A rare Loft door that adds more floor, and keeps out undesirables

This is another new trick for us. I decided to create a loft door for a change that acts like a railing when not closed. It will enable someone to be secure it at night, have an extra space for a guest to sleep, and a way to keep out unwanted guests at night (like ...

January 23, 2015   |   Learn more »   |  Comments Off

Secrets to using Salvaged Doors to build Tiny Texas Houses

Here are some of the incredible ways to use old doors to create great spaces with nearly no carpentry work. This is a way to have raised panel wainscot, a beautiful bathroom wall, and other ways to make your Tiny Spaces unique, but they can be used on big spaces too. The big secret to ...

January 22, 2015   |   Learn more »   |  Comments Off

A finished V-Railing with a teeny barn door to the Live Edged Ledge

Yes, this turned out cool for a first time run. I love the little door to the ledge for plants and access to the window more easily. We have created over 80 Tiny Texas Houses using this principle of Pure Salvage Building using 95% Pure Salvaged building materials thus proving it is possible, and can ...

January 20, 2015   |   Learn more »   |  Comments Off

White Swan’s loft has been altered and her stairs are complete

Here are the most updated White Swan cool shots of the newest stair design now built for a Tiny Texas House that is easy to climb and has tons of storage space as well. The redesign of the loft floor will allow for a walkway to the closet and stair with plenty of space around ...

January 15, 2015   |   Learn more »   |  Comments Off

Country Living gives TTH a bit of space and limelight again

Yes, it is true and we are thankful for the exposure to their readers. This time it is a great national magazine with a giant center double page spread. Once upon a time when I first started Tiny Texas Houses, they were one of the first national magazines to come and look at what we ...

January 15, 2015   |   Learn more »   |  Comments Off

Tiny Texas Houses Tours on Saturdays only

We have had many questions and hundreds of people each month who stop by and want to wander through the houses here at TTH. Quite often they have not been to the websites to know about the policy for seeing them for those who are not interested in purchasing one of the Tiny Texas Houses ...

January 15, 2015   |   Learn more »   |  Comments Off

Now that’s a set of stairs to climb on

The White Swan’s stairwell is getting close to finished and I love the results so far. Still routing the edges, and details, a railing for the top, and some trim below, but it is looking good now and its done enough to climb. Here is the secret to how we compress a stairwell into halve ...

January 13, 2015   |   Learn more »   |  Comments Off