Tiny Kitchen Design

How to make the most of your tiny kitchen design
May 10, 2021/by Savannah Dodge

Tiny Countertops

Find what Tiny Countertop is right for you
April 28, 2021/by Savannah Dodge

Tiny House Siding

What siding options do you have to choose from?
April 20, 2021/by Savannah Dodge

Tiny House Trailers

Everything you need to know about tiny house trailers
April 13, 2021/by Savannah Dodge

TPO Roofing

Read this to learn all about TPO Roofing
April 7, 2021/by Savannah Dodge

Park vs. Non-Park Model

What is the difference between a park and non-park model??
March 30, 2021/by Savannah Dodge

Tow Your Tiny House

Find out how to safely tow your tiny house!
March 11, 2021/by Savannah Dodge

Types of Sheathing

What is sheathing and what options do you have to choose from?
March 11, 2021/by Savannah Dodge

Business Ideas for Tiny Houses

Learn how tiny houses can make your business dreams come true!
March 5, 2021/by Savannah Dodge

Find The Right Tiny House Size For You

Because one size does not fit all!
March 1, 2021/by Savannah Dodge

The Future of Portable Restrooms

What are portable luxury restrooms and where are they going?
February 17, 2021/by Savannah Dodge

Tiny House Roofing

Learn all about roofing shapes, materials, and construction methods
February 15, 2021/by Savannah Dodge

What is a Carbon Footprint

What is a carbon footprint, how does it affect us, and what can you do to help?
February 3, 2021/by Savannah Dodge

How to Achieve a Zero Waste Lifestyle

What, Why & How to be Zero Waste
January 28, 2021/by Savannah Dodge

Downsize Your Closet

Find out how to downsize your closet effortlessly and seamlessly
January 21, 2021/by Savannah Dodge

Tiny vs. Small House

What is the difference between a Tiny and a Small House? Learn everything you'll need to know here!
December 28, 2020/by Savannah Dodge

Tiny House Design Tips

Learn how to Design your Tiny House!
December 4, 2020/by Savannah Dodge

Evolution of House Size in America

Why bigger is not always better
November 24, 2020/by Savannah Dodge

History of Tiny Living

From 1000BCE to 2020. How has Tiny Living made an impact on our housing needs through the years?
November 9, 2020/by Savannah Dodge


What is Zoning? Learn everything you will need to know!
November 5, 2020/by Savannah Dodge


What is sustainability? How does it affect me? What does it have to do with tiny living?
October 27, 2020/by Savannah Dodge

Tiny Offices

How tiny offices are changing our perspectives on the working environment
October 27, 2020/by Savannah Dodge


What is Minimalism & what does it mean for you?
September 18, 2020/by Savannah Dodge

ADA & Universial Design

The Americans with Disabilities Act and its importance in design
September 1, 2020/by Savannah Dodge

Tips for Downsizing Your Home

Looking to downsize? Learn more here
July 23, 2020/by Rick Porco

Ram Trucks Films Commercial Featuring B&B Tiny Houses

B&B Micro Manufacturing x RAM
November 25, 2019/by Rick Porco

Understanding Tiny House Systems: Toilets, Tanks, Power, and Water

How do utilities work in Tiny Houses on wheels?
November 22, 2019/by Rick Porco

Tiny House Appendix Q Adopted in New York State, Considered in New Hampshire and Connecticut

We're talking all about the Appendix Q
October 8, 2019/by Rick Porco

Here’s How To Find Out If Your City or Town Allows Tiny Houses in 3 Steps

Zoning, ADU's, Appendix Q & more
September 26, 2019/by Rick Porco

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

Everything you need to know about Appendix Q in Massachusetts
July 2, 2019/by Rick Porco

10 Tips for Downsizing To A Tinier Lifestyle

Are you downsizing? Don't know where to start? Read here
June 11, 2019/by Rick Porco

How To Find Tiny House Land: Resources and Knowledge You’ll Need

Everything on Land, Zoning, and the Tiny House buying process
June 7, 2019/by Rick Porco

Where In Massachusetts Are Tiny Houses Legal?

A near comprehensive list of towns that allow Tiny Houses in Massachusetts
May 23, 2019/by Rick Porco

Tiny House Design Sessions

What is the B&B Design session like? Find out here:
May 15, 2019/by Rick Porco

How Dominique Kerins of Auburn, MA Convinced Her Town’s Zoning & Building Inspector To Approve Tiny Houses

Dominique Kerins and her husband wanted to put an accessible…
May 8, 2019/by Rick Porco

Choosing Between an RV and Tiny House for Traveling

April 22, 2019/by Rick Porco

Great Barrington, MA Will Vote On Backyard Tiny Houses May 6

The planning & zoning board of the town of Great Barrington,…
April 17, 2019/by Rick Porco

Under Construction: The Green River Small Home by B&B Quality Construction

The Green River Small Home

Built by B&B Quality Construction,…
March 26, 2019/by Rick Porco

What does it mean to live off-grid?

Off-grid living has been growing in popularity in recent years.…
March 25, 2019/by Rick Porco

What are Heat Recovery Ventilators (HRVs) and do I need them in my Tiny House?

What Do HRVs Do For The Air Quality In My Tiny House?
Do I need…
March 22, 2019/by Rick Porco

Planning Board Meeting Recap: Backyard Cottages in Williamstown, MA?

Williamstown, MA had its planning board meeting last night, discussing…
March 14, 2019/by Rick Porco

How Do We Name Our Tiny Houses?

March 14, 2019/by Rick Porco

Recap: Meeting on Backyard Tiny Houses in Great Barrington, MA

Last week's public hearing in Great Barrington, MA addressed…
March 11, 2019/by Rick Porco

Please Support Tiny House Zoning in Great Barrington, MA this Thursday, March 7

The town of Great Barrington, MA is considering adding Movable…
March 4, 2019/by Rick Porco

The Coolest Tiny Home Customizations

At B&B, all of our tiny houses are customizable to your preferences.…
February 25, 2019/by Rick Porco

This Home Addition is Tiny, Pretty, and Entirely Wheelchair Accessible: The Story Behind Wheel Pad

February 21, 2019/by Rick Porco

Comparing Starting Prices With Upgraded Prices in Your Tiny House

February 20, 2019/by Rick Porco

How To Save A Ton of Money on Your Tiny House Build

Many people who want to go tiny do so because it's a wallet-friendly…
February 13, 2019/by Rick Porco

Tiny House Security

How to Secure Your Tiny House Against Break-Ins and Theft.

January 18, 2019/by Rick Porco

Quiz: Which Tiny House is Right For You?

We know: there are so many beautiful designs to choose from and…
January 14, 2019/by Rick Porco

Silver Lake Tiny House in New Book

Last year, Monsa Publications out of Barcelona asked us if they…
January 9, 2019/by Rick Porco

The 8 Steps To Buying A Tiny House: Everything You’ll Need To Do To Go Tiny

You've been dreaming about your very own tiny house for years. …
January 7, 2019/by Rick Porco

Comparing the True Cost of a Tiny House Versus a Traditional House

Tiny Houses at first glance are much cheaper than traditional…
December 21, 2018/by Rick Porco

What’s the Best Size Tiny House for Travel?

Tiny Houses on Wheels are sized for the road.
An 8 1/2 foot…
December 19, 2018/by Rick Porco

Where Can I Put My Tiny House? A Near-Comprehensive List Of Tiny House Parking Resources

Where Can I Park My Tiny House?
This is a question we get almost…
December 4, 2018/by Rick Porco

I Spend All Day Every Day Inside A Tiny House. Here’s What I’ve Learned About Small Space Design.

I work in a tiny house.  More specifically, a mobile office. …
November 30, 2018/by Rick Porco

What’s The Difference Between a Modular Home and a Tiny House on Wheels?

Left: A Tiny House on Wheels- the wheels are obscured by…
November 14, 2018/by Rick Porco

B&B Micro Manufacturing, Inc. is honored with an AIM Next Century Award


We are thrilled and humbled to be one of the twelve…
November 13, 2018/by Rick Porco

Are Composting Toilets Allowed in Massachusetts?

Composting toilets and greywater systems can be a great solution…
November 9, 2018/by Rick Porco

A Look Inside B&B’s Resideo Tiny Smart Home with Honeywell Home Tech

We've built a Tiny Smart Home using tech from Resideo, Honeywell's…
October 30, 2018/by Rick Porco

10 Must Have Kitchen Appliances in Your Tiny Kitchen

10 Must Have Kitchen Appliances in Your Tiny Kitchen
Tiny living…
September 26, 2018/by Rick Porco

Appendix Q “Tiny House Appendix” Advances in Massachusetts, August 2018

Tiny House Appendix Advances in MA!
From the Board of Building…
September 5, 2018/by Rick Porco

How to Start a Tiny House Hotel Business

What is a tiny house hotel?
A tiny house hotel can be a great…
September 5, 2018/by Rick Porco

Tiny House Tour at North Adams’ Downtown Celebration

August 13, 2018/by Rick Porco

Creating an Original Tiny House Design vs. Purchasing a Pre-Designed Tiny House

Should You Purchase A Pre-Designed Tiny House or Design It Yourself?
July 26, 2018/by Rick Porco

Why Tiny Houses Can Be for Almost Anyone

Who should own a tiny house?
Tiny houses have risen in popularity…
July 24, 2018/by Rick Porco

Are You Financially Ready To Buy A Tiny House? 4 Ways to Get the Best Loan for Your Tiny House

Fortunately, there are multiple ways to get financing and save…
July 16, 2018/by Rick Porco

Massachusetts BBRS Approves Tiny House Appendix: Here’s What’s Next

Good news for tiny houses on foundations in Massachusetts!
July 12, 2018/by Rick Porco

All About Composting Toilets

Composting toilet
Composting toilets are the best option for…
July 10, 2018/by Rick Porco

Grid-Tied vs. Off-Grid Solar Power in Tiny Homes

Picking the Best Solar Power Option
Many tiny home owners chose…
July 9, 2018/by Rick Porco

Why aren’t lofts included in a tiny home’s square footage?

Determining the Square Footage in Tiny Homes
We are often asked…
June 28, 2018/by Rick Porco

The Brodie in the DownStreet Art Festival

June 25, 2018/by Rick Porco

Picking Out the Best AC and Heating System for Your Tiny Home

Types of HVAC Systems
You've got many different options when…
June 20, 2018/by Rick Porco

4 Ways to Get Water Into Your Tiny Home

Figuring out which water system will fit your tiny home best…
June 4, 2018/by Rick Porco

How to Make Money by Renting Out Your Tiny Home

With New England's quintessential towns and breathtaking scenery,…
May 29, 2018/by Rick Porco

Tiny Guest Cottages for Under $50,000

Backyard Guest Cottages for Under $50,000
Affordable Tiny Houses,…
May 28, 2018/by Rick Porco

Tour Two of B&B’s Tiny Houses at the Newport Flower Show Tiny House Village, Rosecliff Mansion

The Newport Flower Show is coming up!
This year’s theme…
May 25, 2018/by Rick Porco

Tiny House Appendix Q Is Being Considered For Massachusetts’ State Building Code: Here’s How You Can Help

Meeting Addressing Tiny Houses in Massachusetts' Building Code
May 14, 2018/by Rick Porco

Things to Know Before Buying Land For Your Tiny House (Or, Where Can You Put A Tiny House?)

So you're ready to buy some land to put your tiny house on! …
May 14, 2018/by Rick Porco

B&B Open House: Tour a Tiny House and a Tiny Studio, Eat Cookies, Visit the Museum of Dog!

We are excited to announce we will be opening our tiny houses…
May 9, 2018/by Rick Porco

Why Do Tiny Houses Cost More Per Square Foot?

Tiny Houses Are Smaller, But Cost More Per Square Foot.  Why?
April 27, 2018/by Rick Porco

Event: The Women of the Tiny House Movement, Fuller Craft Museum, May 4

April 13, 2018/by Rick Porco

How Do I Get Power & Water To My Tiny House? All About Tiny House Hookups

Hooking up a tiny house to power, fresh water, and waste water…
April 9, 2018/by Rick Porco

Tiny Houses with First-Floor Bedrooms (No Sleeping In Lofts)!

Many tiny house enthusiasts do not want to or are unable to climb…
April 4, 2018/by Rick Porco

Types of Toilets

For your tiny house!
B&B Micro Manufacturing's…
March 30, 2018/by Rick Porco

Buying a Turnkey Tiny House Versus Building Your Own

March 14, 2018/by Rick Porco

The Arcadia Tiny House Featured in The Land Report Magazine

The team at B&B Micro Manufacturing, Inc. is pleased…
January 25, 2018/by Rick Porco