Henry and Sophie Jungbauer are currently living in their self-designed and built tiny house on wheels in northern Minnesota. Their goal in going tiny was to lead a more sustainable lifestyle and live more intentionally while sharing their journey along the way. What started as a dream after writing her senior paper on the tiny [...]
The biggest challenge while building the campervan was having no clue how to do any of the steps involved. Whether insulation, interior design, furniture construction, electricity, or auxiliary heating. Everything was new territory for me. But that was also what made the project so exciting for me. Learning all these things through trial and error was an important part of the van conversion for me.
We built our tiny house in 2 months! My husband and I started a fabrication business after college. We do metal fabrication, off-road fabrication, and have recently started flipping homes. We love to stay busy, challenge ourselves, and are always up for learning new skills. Both of our houses flips were very successful, and we [...]
"Downsizing and realizing how much STUFF we had before which we didn’t need, was eye-opening. I love thrifting and shopping in general, and living in a tiny house has kept me from buying useless things. It made me more mindful of what we need and what waste we create." My name is Katherine and I’m [...]
Our Tiny House is completely off the grid - we are collecting and filtering rainwater, and we have solar panels. We are Mattias & Anniek and our dog Tobi. Mattias is an environmentalist who works as a sustainable energy consultant and Anniek an urban geographer working in mobility for a municipality. We love being outside [...]
It took about two years and three months to build my tiny house, working part-time between a full-time job and through slow, cold, Upstate, NY winters. I grew up on Honeoye Lake in the Finger Lakes Region of Upstate, New York. After graduating from high school, I went to RIT to pursue a fine art [...]