Building Data

 

Building Costs

Depending on chosen amenities and the level of finish work, this homes would range from $48,000 to $65,000. USD

 

Building Dimensions    

             

Exterior dimensions: 

8'4W x 21'L x 13'4"H 

Interior dimensions:   

7'2"W x20'L x11'H (147 SF)

Loft dimensions:  

7'2"W x 6'8"L x 4'6"H at highest point (49 SF)

Trailer:

Tandem wheel trailer engineered for tiny homes

10,500 lbs weight capacity

Signal lights, Brakes

2-5/16” standard ball hitch rated for 14,000 lbs

 

Building Materials

 

Exterior

Boxes:  corrugated fiberglass panels with painted cedar 2x4 trim.

Windows: Metal clad, sustainable forestry pine awning windows with dual pane tempered glazing and Low E coating.           

Sliding Door: Metal clad, sustainable forestry pine sliding porch door with dual pane tempered glazing and Low E coating

Roof:  White thermo-plastic membrane (TPO)

Siding:  Beveled cedar siding 

Perimeter planting trough: 2x6 painted cedar face with a standard gutter insert

 

Interior

Side Walls: 1/4" painted finish grade plywood

"Wrapper" (floor, sloped wall and ceiling): 1/4" finish grade plywood with whey based polyurethane finish

Windows: natural pine wood frames and trim with whey based polyurethane finish.   

 

Living

Sofa cubes: Hardwood plywood, reclaimed 2x4s, 4" medium density foam cushions, reversed denim cover

Cushion backs: 3" medium density foam  covered in dyed denim fabric 

Storage Shelf:   Reclaimed wood (varied species)

 

Dining desk

Table: Reclaimed wood (varied species), aluminum angle edging

Desk surface:  1/2" finished plywood, aluminum angle edging, folding wood braces

 

Kitchen

Reclaimed fiberboard bookshelves rotated, joined and painted black, with a custom stainless steel counter top

Dry food box shelf: Reclaimed wood painted black 4" acrylic storage cubes with a concealed stainless steel LED strip lighting.

Sink: 18" diameter stainless steel sink

Faucet: Low flow marine faucet

Refrigeration: Side-by-side refrigerator freezer combo

Pantry wall: tongue and groove finished pine with concealed cabinets and adjustable pine shelving    

 

Bathroom

Tile: 2" ceramic tile with urethane based flexible grout

Walls:  100% recycled plastic paneling 

Counter: custom stainless steel counter with a marine faucet/shower head combo and a 10" half sphere marine sink.

Toilet options:  composting toilet, RV or marine pedal flush toilet.  (Note, the toilet and its plumbing is not currently installed in the prototype to allow the inhabitant to choose their ideal toilet.)

Lights:  LED strip lighting 

 

Loft

Floor and back wall:  3/4" varied wood species

Mattress: Twin organic cotton futon

Ladder: custom select pine ship's ladder (The ladder can be stored to the right of the picture window in the living area or to the right of the front door, creating a room divider between the dining desk and the living area.)

 

Building Systems

 

Plumbing

1/2" PEX tubing and fittings

Water Heater: 120v electric, 20 gallon water heater 

 

Custom plumbing to allow grey water to supply exterior planting trough (optional)

Additional plumbing for grey and black water refuse is based on the type of systems desired by the owner.  

 

HVAC

Heating: Combination wall mounted heating/cooling unit

Insulation:  Blown in blanket fiberglass provided by Green Home Care, Inc. (optional spray foam insulation or structural insulated panel system)

Ventilation:  Bathroom exhaust fan and solar powered marine ventilation fan (optional air exchanger)

Cooling:  Awning windows allow for cross and stack ventilation to cool the house, Combination wall mounted heating/cooling unit

 

Electrical

50 amp service inlet

LED strip lighting

Multiple convenience outlets

 

Optional Amenities

Grey water fed planting trough

2'x6' cedar storage boxes for porch

Grey water reclamation tank (optional in storage porch box) to water supplemental gardens

Retractable porch awning

Alternative power: Solar photo-voltaic panels and or residential wind generators