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This Cozy Tiny House Makes You Want to Move in Right Away!

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A full tour of this tiny home cottage on wheels! It’s 24 toes lengthy with a sleeping loft and staircase, two warmth sources, numerous pure gentle, and a comfortable rustic inside design. To study extra:

The proprietor, John, purchased this tiny home from a pair who lived in it off-grid for two years whereas they constructed their everlasting home. He made it extra practical by including plumbing (sinks, a rest room and bathe), and by switching it from solar energy to a 120 volt plug and play electrical system that’s presently plugged right into a sub panel (pony panel) from his most important home.

The home weighs between 15,000 and 16,000 lbs, and measures 24′ x 8.6′ x 13.6′ on the surface. It’s insulated with Roxul in the ground, partitions and ceiling, it has 2×4 framing, plywood sheathing, and cedar shakes on the surface. There is a Tyvek air barrier and a 6 mil tremendous vapour barrier.

For warmth, there’s a small marine wooden range that’s strong forged iron, and a wall mounted 1500 Watt electrical heater.

For water, the tiny home has freshwater piped in from the primary home. To shield the water line from freezing, John put in a product known as a retro line. Here’s a hyperlink if you would like to test it out:

From the web site FAQ:

Q – Does the unit shut off when not required?
A – No. Retro-Line self-regulating heating cable methods improve warmth output with chilly however extra importantly, lower warmth output with heat. As a outcome, Heat-Line model merchandise are very power environment friendly to function, however don’t utterly shut off as they’ll solely idle their output to a minimal quantity. To utterly shut off the system it have to be unplugged or put in with a thermostat.

Because of the soil kind and the proximity to the lake, a septic tank was not a viable possibility, so John has a 360 gallon insulated holding tank beneath the tiny home that wants to be pumped out a few occasions every year.

Thanks for watching!

Mat & Danielle


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Music & Song Credits:
All music in this video was composed, carried out, and recorded by Mat of Exploring Alternatives.

Editing Credits:
Mat and Danielle of Exploring Alternatives

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Mat of Exploring Alternatives

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John & Jenn, tiny homeowners


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