The Boomer makes a big bang in the tiny home market

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Not everyone goes gaga over tiny houses at first sight. Claustrophobes run in the opposite direction, likely to never return, but many feel the need to take a tiny house for a test drive, so to speak, before making a commitment. Build Tiny’s newest design, The Boomer, is aimed to fill the short-term rental niche made popular by Airbnb to offer a try-out before going all-in.

 

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This gorgeous tiny home is perfect for entertaining guests

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Man converts old ambulance into a traveling tiny home on wheels

Ebay may be filled with junk that could be turned into treasure, but one man took it a step further by converting an old ambulance into a beautiful tiny home.

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Cleverly rotated volumes make the most of a tiny Shanghai apartment

With a population of over 24 million, it’s no wonder than apartments are small in the Chinese megacity of Shanghai. Thanks to clever space-saving techniques and design, however, making life pleasant in small spaces is more than possible, as seen in this recent apartment renovation on Kangping Road. Local architecture practice TOWOdesign transformed a 430-square-foot dwelling into the 10 Degrees House, a multifunctional abode that uses enclosed volumes to cleverly delineate its various programs… View full post on Inhabitat – Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green Building

Take a break in this nautically inspired tiny pod on a Scottish island

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The luxurious Pohutukawa tiny home on wheels lets you live large in style

The notion of living large in small spaces is perfectly captured in the Pohutukawa, a tiny house on wheels that fits up to six people and boasts a double mezzanine. Designed by New Zealand-based firm Tiny House Builders, the contemporary Pohutukawa is a luxury tiny house that comes with a fully fitted-out interior and all the necessary hookups. Keep scrolling to take a peek inside the surprisingly spacious tiny house.

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UN Environment and Yale present a sustainable tiny home in NYC

Un Environment and Yale University’s School of Architecture just unveiled an innovative tiny-house that explores the intersection of policy and eco-conscious design. The Ecological Living Module, located at the UN Plaza in New York City, is a sustainable dwelling that embodies many of the United Nations 17 Sustainable Developments, several of which are under review this month at the UN High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development.

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This kitchen in a box makes it easy to cook in micro-apartments and tiny homes

Young professionals living in micro-homes can install a fully functioning kitchen in their spaces soon, without additional space or even complicated hardware. A recent graduate of Britain’s Royal College of Art unveiled her capstone work aimed at helping , titled Assembly – a single-package, flexible cooking set for millennials.

The complete kit is around the same size as a toaster oven but contains everything an individual living in a micro-apartment would need for a functional kitchen…. View full post on Inhabitat – Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green Building

Sail your worries away on this solar-powered floating tiny home

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