Category Archives: Tiny house

Gantter.com (project management web app)

I tried out Gantter (project management web app) and I found it really useful and easy to learn. I watched this video playlist first (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ILRIlaVMQ9A&list=PLF268E1300715C392) and then tried to make a simple project schedule (I made a moving schedule). Some … Continue reading

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Address Numbers Too Small !?

While volunteering at a Habitat for Humanity project, I found out that the inspector said the house numbers that had just been nailed on were too small and had to be changed. They looked big to me (I could read … Continue reading

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Project Management Software

I’ve been looking for some free alternatives to MS Project to use at home to plan my tiny house project. So two helpful articles I found are: Five free Microsoft Project alternatives http://www.techrepublic.com/blog/five-apps/five-free-microsoft-project-alternatives/ 5 Best Microsoft Project Alternatives https://www.maketecheasier.com/5-best-free-alternatives-to-microsoft-project/ The … Continue reading

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Tiny House Giant Journey

Here’s a great blog about a couple who are traveling across the country: http://tinyhousegiantjourney.com/our-route-map/ They will be in my area at the end of October! I would love to do something like this, but I am seriously considering making my … Continue reading

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Another fully legal tiny house!

Here’s another fully legal tiny house on foundation that is being built in Pittsburg by Citylab: http://www.citylabpgh.org/blogs/tiny-houses/. I’ll be following this project closely because they are building a Minim house, which is what I want. They changed the specs a … Continue reading

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City hall visit

I did my City Hall visit a little while ago. I got a chance to sit down with someone and ask some questions about zoning and tiny houses. The person was pretty helpful and brought up some points that I … Continue reading

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Tiny House workshop

At the Boneyard Studios tour I went to, Lee Pera mentioned a tiny house workshop that is coming up September 20-21st. The website for the workshop is: http://www.opensourcetinyhouse.com/ The website for other meetups is: http://www.meetup.com/Tiny-House-Enthusiasts-DC/ The workshop doesn’t look like … Continue reading

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