Entries by Katie Jackson

Small Spaces With Big Hearts: Tiny Yet Beautiful Room Ideas

This is a guest post by writer Ashley Lipman of Best Online Cabinets.  It has been edited for clarity and brevity.  Small Spaces With Big Hearts So you’ve got a tiny home: that doesn’t mean it needs to feel tiny. How big your home feels on the inside is to a certain extent a function […]

Brodie Mobile Office/Studio/Guest House for Sale

We are selling our Brodie Mobile Office, which we used as our sales office for just under a year before we moved to our new factory. This Brodie was built with upgrades as an office: it was $43,000 when it was built. This 1 year old used model is now $35,000. Its modern, single-pitched roof […]

Tiny House Appendix Adopted in MA, Effective 1/1/2020

The Tiny House Appendix will become official in Massachusetts in January 2020. The newest complete edition of the MA Building Code will be released in 2021.  However, effective 1/1/2020, Appendix Q, also known as the Tiny House Appendix, is anticipated to be adopted into the current Massachusetts state building code. From a letter by John […]

10 Tips for Downsizing To A Tinier Lifestyle

Whether you plan to move into a tiny house on wheels, a small house on a foundation, or stay in your current house but just get rid of some junk, you could probably stand to purge some items. You might find that by downsizing, you’re expanding your world. 1. Downsize gradually.  This process doesn’t have […]

Office Space for Rent in North Berkshire County, Massachusetts

As we move into a bigger building to better accommodate our tiny houses and modular houses, we’re moving into a beautiful building with more office space than we need! The former Brown Packaging Company on Curran Memorial Highway in Adams, MA will be our new home.  We will be offering a variety of different spaces to […]

Where In Massachusetts Are Tiny Houses Legal?

Where Can You Put A Tiny House in Massachusetts? With your help, we’re compiling a list of every city and town in Massachusetts and its attitude toward tiny houses on wheels and on foundations.  This is part of a larger initiative by the American Tiny House Association to gather tiny house information for every state […]

Tiny House Design Sessions

Ready to schedule a design session for your tiny house? Here’s what to expect. Before Your Design Session: 1. Get an idea of what you’d like in your tiny house and how much you want to spend. Tiny house design sessions can happen either via Skype or in person at our workshop in North Adams, […]