A Tiny House for Under $5,000? Done!

With two children and a third on the way, this innovative family man decided to stop dreaming and actually build a tiny house for their growing family. By sourcing materials form Craigslist, he managed to turn a camper into a comfortable family home.

tiny house build

Pic by Tiny House Talk 

The camper was 24 feet long and 8 feet wide which he demolished to use the trailer bed. Using free or cheap materials sourced from the internet and items that were on sale at the local hardware store, he managed to construct a family home for under $5,000 in a year.

Watch the build here:

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Nikki is an author and writer specializing in green living ideas and tips, adventure travel, upcycling, and all things eco-friendly. She's traveled the globe, swum with sharks and been bitten by a lion (fact). She lives in a tiny town with a fat cat and a very bad dog.

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