Some personal things to consider for my tiny house—that most likely won’t apply to everyone—are that I live where the temperature ranges from -25°C to 35°C, and I work from home.


  • Trailers
  • Structural
  • Windows
  • Flooring
  • Roof
  • Exterior
  • Countertops
  • Cabinets
  • Kitchen appliances
  • Heating/cooling
  • Composting toilets
  • Greywater systems


  • Make 3 to 4 plans
  • Tape them out
  • Build in 3D
  • Get architect friends to review
  • Get builder friends to review

I am very fortunate to have both architect and builder friends!


  • All of it