How to build your own DIY Shower with Cedar Siding

    September 20, 2018

    Yes, you can build a Shower with Cedar and it does work! Tongue and groove cedar is an excellent building material, because we’re DIY’ing our shower in a tiny space, we decided to give it a shot. Cedar is very light, smells great when cut, and is naturally water resistant. It has this very rustic and fits into the modern farmhouse chic look that’s oh-so-hip right now. We loved the look of it on the outside of our house so…

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  • Tiny House Water Heater Walkthrough

    A water heater is one of the more complicated appliances in a house, especially a tiny house. We decided to outfit our tiny house with a propane on demand water heater. On-demand water heaters…

    October 29, 2017
  • Top 5 lessons from building our own tiny house

    It’s hard to believe it was a full year ago that we started our endeavor to build our very own tiny house. Admittedly, unlike a lot of other tiny house DIY builders we met,…

    September 15, 2017
  • Vlog Episode #1

    In this episode we go way back to August to when we were first driving out to Liberation Tiny Homes to pick up our shell and the eventful drive back to Ohio. Then the…

    February 3, 2017
  • Installing Cedar Siding

    Today’s a pretty exciting day. We’ve covered quite a bit of the Tyvek house wrap with our vinyl, so now we can start covering the upper half with cedar. Amy and I have been…

    January 5, 2017
  • Propane and Propane Accessories

    Starting with the Utility boxes Once a long time ago we mentioned we started building utility boxes. We never really explained it what they are and why we’ll need them. But that all changes…

    January 3, 2017
  • Tiny Tour #1

    Our first walkthrough of the house on video! Here’s the progress we have at this point. We talk about our the decisions we’ve made, the ones we have to redo and what’s in store…

    December 21, 2016
  • Siding our Tiny House

    It’s here it’s here! Our Nantucket Gray siding is actually here! Of course it would arrive just before we left for PA and Jersey for the Thanksgiving holidays, but it finally did. We’ve had…

    November 28, 2016
  • Last Window!

    Getting the Window Some back story – we ordered these 2 speciality triangle windows through HomeDepot. The first window was fine, we installed with no trouble. However, we opened the second window only to…

    November 27, 2016
  • Perfectly Plumb

    I think this might be our most optimistic title yet! You’re hot and you’re cold It turns out that plumbing is kinda sorta like electric. You have to think of your water in terms…

    November 10, 2016