Tiny House Lifestyle Podcast
By Ethan Waldman
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Ethan Waldman from thetinyhouse.net gives you the chance to get inside the heads of tiny house luminaries and every day tiny house dwellers so you can plan, build and live the tiny house life you’ve been dreaming of. Discover how you can create a tiny lifestyle that includes owning your own home, whether it’s a tiny house on wheels, van, or camper that you can take with you, or just a sweet tiny cabin in the mountains. Ethan built his own tiny house on wheels in 2012 and has been educating other tiny house hopefuls ever since. His flagship resource, Tiny House Decisions has been widely recommended by tiny house experts as a must-read how to guide to planning a successful tiny house. From tiny house heating, plumbing, and composting toilets, to building a tiny house for cheap, DIY techniques and more. Subscribe if you are ready to start YOUR tiny house journey.
||CleanBuild a Tiny House in the Trees with Treehouse Masters’ Daryl McDonald – #036||Daryl McDonald is a Project Manager and Designer with Nelson Treehouse and Supply, based in Fall City, WA. Daryl has been a professional treehouse builder for over 18 years. He is the "crafty veteran" of the crew,||12/7/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow to Convert a School Bus to a Tiny House on Wheels and Why You’d Want To with Michael Fuehrer – #035||Michael Fuehrer from Navigationnowhere has been living in his tiny house school bus for just over two years and is passionate about supporting and developing the buslife community. Over the past two years, what started as a summer road trip in a bus ha.||11/30/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow Abby Hobson Created the Worlds Largest Legal Tiny House Community – #034||Abby is the founder and CEO of Tiny Estates, the worlds largest solely tiny house on wheels community.||11/23/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow to Build an Affordable Tiny House with Andrew Bennett – #033||Andrew Bennett Owns Trekker Trailers and CoOwns Core Housing Solutions. He Co founded Buildsworth.com a Tiny house inspection service. He’s been Featured on HGTV, DIY network, FYI and more, and recently gave a TedX talk on how living Tiny can make for||11/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow to Road School Your Extreme Children in a Tiny House with Brynn Burger #032||Brynn blogs at The Mama On The Rocks about how she and her husband live tiny with their two kids and pup. They made the move to simplify to afford to Roadschool their extreme children and focus on reclaiming the joy that life should be about.||11/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow to Sell Everything, Build a Van, and Explore the World with Jayme and John Serbell – #031||Meet Jayme and John from Gnomad Home. They left the stability of their9-5 life in the burbs' for the unpredictable life of adventure living out of a 1996 Chevy Express van they built into a tiny house. Their passion is helping others,||11/2/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow to Downsize and Organize: Lessons from living in 90sf with Felice Cohen – #030||Felice Cohen became famous when a video of her 90 square foot Manhattan apartment went viral on YouTube. Despite suffering a panic attack on her first night in the loft, Felice quickly found that living small had massive benefits.||10/26/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean7 Lessons From The Tiny House Movement That Will Help You Travel The World – #029||What do tiny houses have to do with travel? In this conversation with Jason, we’ll talk about 7 ways that living tiny can help you travel more. Even if long term travel isn’t your goal, if you’re hoping to one day live tiny, don't miss this conver||10/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow to Price Hack Your Tiny House and Save 30-80% on Your Build with Steven and Sarahi Mejia – #028||Do you want to learn how to save up to 80% on everything you buy for your tiny house? Then this is the interview for you! My guests Steven and Sarahi tell their story of downsizing from a 2,000SF house and a life of overconsumption to a beautiful 350sf.||10/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhat is home? Musings on the tiny life, family, and adventure with Andrew and Gabriella Morrison – #027||Andrew & Gabriella Morrison are the creators of the hOMe tiny house, TinyHousePlans.com, TinyHouseBuild.com, and co-authors of Tiny House Appendix Q. They live 9 months out of the year on their 42' sailboat cruising the azure waters of the Sea of Cortez||10/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIntroduction to Steel Framed Tiny Homes – #026||Volstrukt’s Zac Siegler is here to talk about benefits, disadvantages, and cost differences of a steel framed tiny houses. Having spent the last 3 years involved in the structural decisions made when building a mobile tiny house,||9/28/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitShe Travels the Country in a Tiny House with a Mini Pig named Crusher: Tales of Tiny Life with Hilarie Kaczetow – #025||Hilarie built her tiny house on wheels over the course of three years in central NJ. After moving into her dream tiny house in September of 2017, she bought her road companion and best friend, Crusher the mini pig and traveled over 16,||9/21/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow to Advocate for Tiny House Legalization: Los Angeles LATCH Collective’s Teresa Baker – #024||Tiny House Legalization in Los Angeles, California||9/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanProject Management 101: Planning Your Tiny House Like a Pro With Super Curator, Joel Zaslofsky – #023||Building a tiny house may be the biggest single project you ever take on. Big projects require more than just checklists. Enter: Project Management. Joel Zaslofsky is a simple living enthusiast and Project Management extraordinaire,||9/7/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLiving in a Tiny House Stinks (Sometimes): Tiny Living 4 Years Later with Jenna Spesard – #022||Jenna built a Tiny House 4 years ago, traveled with it for one year, and has been parked in a Tiny House Community in Oregon for the past two years. She also travels abroad often and rents out her TIny House when she is away.||8/31/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIntroducing The Power Couple that Organizes the Country’s Biggest Tiny House Festivals, John and Fin Kernohan – #021||From the woods of Georgia to tiny house festivals across the country, John and Fin Kernohan are a fun loving couple that is bringing tiny houses to the masses.||8/24/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDesigning Your Tiny House in Sketchup Viewing it in 3D with Tiny Nest’s Jake and Kiva – #020||Meet Jake and Kiva, the power couple behind the popular Tiny Nest Project youtube channel. The Tiny Nest Project started as a conversation in 2012 after watching a documentary on tiny homes. After a period of research and money-saving,||8/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanShe’s Giving Away 25 Tiny Houses: How Rev. Faith Fowler Catalyzes Equity Through Her Unique Tiny Homeownership Program – #019||What is the difference between a house and a home? All to often, we provide solutions for homeless people that doesn’t give them any kind of permanence. Tiny Homes Detroit is designed with the idea of creating a community that people can call home,||8/10/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow to Plan Your Off-Grid Solar Tiny House with Tesla’s Former Lead Solar Installer Mike Garofalo – #018||Mike Garofalo lives the #vanlife and is the former Tesla Lead Solar Installer. We'll chat sizing your solar system, batteries, charge controllers, and more nerdy but important things||8/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Surprising Benefits of Building a SIPs Tiny House with Patrick Sughrue – #017||What are the benefits of building a tiny house with SIPs? How should you approach designing for SIPs? Are SIPs a safe material for chemically sensitive people? These questions and more in my interview with Patrick Sughrue from Artisan Tiny House.||7/27/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow to Cook Like a Pro in Your Tiny House Kitchen with Carmen Shenk – #016||Carmen is a retired chef and restaurant owner who has lived with her husband and dog in 125 sq ft since 2014. She is a speaker, author, and coach helping people navigate the transition to life in a tiny home – especially the kitchen.||7/20/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTiny House Insurance Q&A with Martin Burlingame – #015||Getting insurance for your tiny house on wheels hasn't always been possible, but now there's a company that has set out to bring homeowners style insurance to the tiny house market. My guest Martin Burlingame is the CEO of Tiny House Insurance.||7/13/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow Tiny House Living can Shape Your Relationships, Career, and Life with Alek Lisefski – #014||Tiny house relationships: What are the keys to success for living tiny with your partner? Plus, how tiny house living can impact your entire life (for the better)!||7/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanChronicling the Tiny House Movement with Tiny House Magazine Publisher Kent Griswold – #013||Kent Griswold, found of TinyHouseBlog.com, on the Tiny House Magazine and 11 years of documenting the tiny house movement||6/29/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDocumenting the Legalization of Tiny Homes from the Worlds most Travelled Tiny House with Alexis Stephens and Christian Parsons – #012||Alexis Stephens and Christian Parsons are the darlings of the tiny house movement. Their little house has been featured in countless news stories, a children’s book, and if you’ve attended one of the large national tiny house events,||6/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLiving the Minimalist Family Life: 3 People, 3 Cats, and a Dog in a 325sf Tiny House On Wheels with Emily Gerde – #011||Raising a minimalist family in a tiny house, unschooling, and valuing experiences over toys||6/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTiny House Wood Stoves: Installation, Maintenance, and Lifestyle with Nick Peterson – #010||Are you considering heating your tiny house with wood? My guest today is Nick Peterson from TinyWoodStove.com. We’ll talk about what the common installation mistakes Nick sees with tiny house wood stoves, how do you handle keeping your house warm when||6/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow to Rightsize Your Life and Retire to a Tiny House with Jody Brady – #009||You can't call it retiring to a tiny house if no one is paying you to do it. But that's exactly what my guest Jody Brady and her husband Bill are doing. They sold their traditional size house and "rightsized" to a tiny home in the Blue Ridge Mountains.||6/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDecluttering, Downsizing, and Bad Builders with Jenn Baxter – #008||In this episode, Jenn Baxter shares some of her techniques to help you start decluttering and downsizing, and tells the “buyer beware" story of her tiny house. - Jenn Baxter is an accomplished author, speaker and blogger based in Charlotte,||5/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMichael Janzen on the Tiny House Movement and 10 Years of TinyHouseDesign.com – #007||Michael Janzen established TinyHouseDesign.com all the way back in 2008. Janzen is a prolific designer, offering tiny house plans in many different shapes and sizes. I’m particularly excited about this conversation because Michal has been around sin||5/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean5 Harps in a Tiny House with Ella Dawn Jenkins – #006||Ella is a Harpist, artist and singer/songwriter in the Bay Area who lived in 120 sq feet with 2 people and a big floppy dog for over 5 years. Ella was an early blogger in the tiny house movement, and was an early inspiration for me while I was building.||5/11/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Wonderful World of Miranda’s Hearth: Living a life full of art, finding community, and tiny House Festivals with Miranda Aisling – #005||Miranda Aisling's mission is to reconnect art to daily life, a purpose you can see throughout her work as an interdisciplinary artist, community organizer, and entrepreneur. She built her tiny house, Aubergine,||5/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanReuse Expert Alex Eaves Built a Tiny House Box Truck for WHAT!? – #004||Alex is a reuse expert who embodies the reuse lifestyle. In 2008, Eaves began what he calls “the reuse life;” avoiding disposables and finding reuse solutions for his needs and wants. He recently completed a ~100 square foot box truck made from near||4/26/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDeek Diedricksen on Teaching Tiny, Developing Creativity, and DIY Salvage Tips – #003||Deek Diedricksen tiny house and tree house Author, builder, designer, and workshop host- former HGTV host of "Tiny House Builders" and "Extreme Small Spaces”. Just don't get all "tinier than thou" on him!||4/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanOff Grid Tiny House Living in a Cold Climate IS Possible Ariel Mcglothin Shows us How – #002||Ariel Mcglothin lives in an off-grid tiny house called Fy Nyth nestled into the western mountains of Wyoming, a little over 6,000 feet above sea level. She splits her own wood for heat, carries her water in by hand,||3/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTiny House Family Living: Macy Miller on Traveling the Country with her Family of Five – #001||Macy Miller built a gooseneck tiny house on wheels that became internet famous, and has raised her two children there with her partner and Great Dane, Denver. Then she decided that it was too big. Now Macy is traveling the country in an 84sf homemade t.||2/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
Ethan is a natural conversationalist who is capturing the heart of the tiny house movement by talking to the many different kinds of people who are part of it.
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I avidly follow the Tiny House Lifestyle Podcast.
Ethan picks amazing guests that are top experts in the industry and movement. There are always nuggets of truth that come out that I would have never even thought to ask.