We made a big mistake. We didn’t allocate enough building budget enough for landscaping. Living small means bringing outside inside as much as possible. We made a mistake budgeting little for landscaping. As the video below shows, we started with a minimal footprint. With the woods so close the house felt claustrophobic.
Tiny House Landscaping Video
We built a tiny house on the back of our brother’s ten acres in Efland, North Carolina. Bordered by a dairy farm and little else, the back of Drew’s land is an ideal tiny house lot. When he moved in my brother logged his lot’s hardwood. He wanted to add stables. Bordered by a dairy farm and little else, the back of Drew’s land is an ideal tiny house lot. So Drew got an older brother’s tiny house instead of horses.
As this short video demonstrates, placing a tiny house in a good location is crucial.