Time to Pack it Up

Last week the Canada geese began to honk their way through Vermont. Although there is plenty to do before the Tiny House is “finished”, and our personalities are such that we could continue working indefinitely, the time has come for us to follow the calling of the geese, to pack it up and head in a southerly direction.

There was a moment [Read More…]

How a Tiny House Project Delayed our Cycling Expedition

Before we can head out on our around-the-world cycling expedition, we need to finish building the exterior envelope of our Tiny House on a trailer, which we plan on living in when we return from our travels. Building our tiny home has been just one part of our larger dream – a dream of learning to live more sustainably, clearing the “clutter” from [Read More…]

Levelling Floor Joists

Our work on the trailer has been delayed by weather, as well as having to spend more time than expected on levelling the floor joists.

Kai will post more about the problems associated with an uneven trailer and levelling woes later. For now, photos of our progress…

We recycled most of the rafters from the shed (the darker floor joists running down the center of the trailer). In [Read More…]