Size and Greatness Are Two Very Different Things

Size and Greatness Are Two Very Different Things

There is something incredibly beautiful about these Prefab Tiny Houses Unveiled By Japanese Retailer Muji. The Japanese mega-retailer invited designers Jasper Morrison, Konstanin Grcic, and Naoto Fukasawa to visualize their cozy tiny house escapes from the hustle of the city. You will find one of the minimalistic tiny house designs that show how the simplicity of a tiny house design in its lines and the use of barely any furniture inside, can create a certain calmness, and feeling of peace. This tiny house is stunning. The exterior is black with a corrugated gray metal roof, lots of glass and a black chimney that goes inside. The interior of the tiny house design, is almost the reverse using light grey or concrete for the floor, a small wood stove for heat, all light wood on the walls and ceiling. A simple round light is used for lighting the space. The use of furniture is minimal, with a cot, a couple of table and chairs. There is a sink off to one side. This tiny space feels spacious and uncluttered and offers a place that makes you want to look outside through the glass, and just read a book or sit back and relax. Beautiful!

What is it about small house and tiny house spaces that we love so much? It probably has a lot to do with the fact that they are similar to their larger counterparts, but just condensed into a cute small house package? Whatever our reasons for liking them so much, we just can't seem to get enough of the small house and tiny house, styles and tiny house plans that are popping up all over the place. If you didn't think about tiny houses in the past, you might just find yourself daydreaming about the tiny house designs you've lately seen. A small or tiny house design is about living in smaller houses, which for many means living in a space that is 500 square feet or smaller. Did you know there are also tinier spaces called micro homes? You may have seen the popular tiny house on wheels; that is simply just a tiny houses on wheels, a modern version compared to living in an RV. Downsizing into a smaller sized house can be a way a great way to save money on taxes, heating, building costs, maintenance, and repair costs. For a lot of people purchasing a tiny house or building a tiny house, means being able to afford their tiny house outright, and by doing that they can afford to do more of the things they are passionate about from pursuing hobbies, traveling, and passions. With names like strawbale houses, gingerbread cottages, cob cottages, prefabricated tiny homes, tree houses, beach shacks, houseboats, modular homes, solar powered homes, wind-powered homes, off grid tiny houses, tiny houses on wheels and more, there is a tiny house for most anyone.

This site offers up all sorts of tiny house designs to fall in love with, and be inspired by. Would you ever consider living in a tiny house? A tiny house is a great way to get the vacation home of your dreams. A tiny house or tiny log cabin that sits on an acreage of property doesn't need to be big to appreciate some time away in your space. Others find themselves wanting a tiny house space to use for a backyard office or garden shed. A place where they can be separate from the house, and get some work done without any distractions going on. There seem to be more and more tiny house manufacturers and designers everywhere you look, offering all sorts of choices.

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