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Humble Homes, Simple Shacks, Cozy Cottages, Ramshackle Retreats, Funky Forts: And Whatever the Heck Else We Could Squeeze in Here

By Derek Diedricksen

This previous apartment meets Wayne's global during this zany advisor to designing and construction tiny homes

Derek Diedricksen has regularly had a love for small, modest homes ever considering that his father gave him the booklet Tiny Tiny homes via Lester Walker for his 10th birthday. Combining his creative skills, wild mind's eye, and his ardour for small homes, he self-published Humble houses, easy Shacks, comfortable Cottages, Ramshackle Retreats, Funky Forts, and regardless of the Heck Else lets Squeeze in right here in 2009. This e-book is a suite of Diedricksen's creative/imaginative sketches for construction small homes, shacks, cottages, and forts.

The sketches are observed with hand-written remark, either instructive and comical. Derek's major objective is to get your inventive juices flowing and inspire you to get off the sofa and use your palms. Believing that express construction plans squash creativity, he avoids too many special directions, supplying you with the opportunity to place your individual artistic spin in your own small domicile (even whether it is simply on your imagination).

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Indd 6 11/15/11 5:01 PM Contents Foreword via David and Jeanie Stiles . . . . . . . eight G is for Guesthouse . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Preface: From the following to There: The Conex field construction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . forty nine A Rags-to-Fancier Rags tale . . . . . . . . . . nine advent: To the Reader approximately to Embark forty eight The Hunchback Hovel . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 50 Stacked . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . fifty one upon a trip via a Slew of Doodles The Bullet . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . fifty two (aka My “Get-Rich-SLOW Scheme”) . . . . . . 10 The High-Life . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . fifty three The extremely Wee Treehouse . . . . . . . . . . . . . fifty four bankruptcy 1: Huts, homes, Hideaways, and Mo’ . . 14 The “Thwart-Fort” . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . fifty five Sweatin’ with the Oldies . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15 The Indefatigable Unconventional Pallet-Man . . fifty six The “Yeehaw Spa” . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . sixteen A Tee-Pee for 3 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . fifty seven five Sheets within the Wind . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17 The unusual Pod . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . fifty eight The Curbside-Kid Cabin . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18 outdated McDeekula Had a Cabin . . . . . . . . . . . Fort-asaurus . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19 The vulnerable “Plain” (a. okay. a “The Wedge”) . . . . 20 bankruptcy 2: the opposite Schtuff . . . . . . . . . . . sixty one A Tree-Shaped Treehouse . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21 A “Terror” to All Tiny Cabins . . . . . . . . . . . . sixty two The “Bort” . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22 Behold, The powerful Junk-Dresser Drawer . . . . . sixty three The Pimple . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23 Sticky be aware Brainstorms . . . . . . . . . . . . . . sixty four The Cantilevered comfy Sleeper . . . . . . . . . . 24 The Wino’s Window . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . The Kalish Cubby . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25 the 3 greenback Hammock . . . . . . . . . . . . sixty six All however the Kitchen Sink . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 26 Stereo-vision . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . sixty seven Uncle Dusty’s visitor Shed . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27 Fabi-lous and weird Shelving . . . . . . . . . . The Owl’s Nest . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 28 Water assortment and garage . . . . . . . . . . . sixty nine “A special approach” . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 29 Swamp on your means? . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 70 “The Lemon Seed” . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . different Cabin layout principles (On the inexpensive! ) . . . 30 fifty nine sixty five sixty eight seventy one The Birdhouse . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 31 Child-Safe Mousetrap . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . seventy two TV-Viewing Fort-Cube . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 32 The Po’ Man’s bathe . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . seventy three The Coffin . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 33 The final of home windows n’ Water . . . . . . . . . . . seventy six The Deep 6 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 34 The Little-Living Log 1 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . seventy seven Down at titanic Lee’s Swamp . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35 The Little-Living Log 2 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . seventy eight The Underground Compound . . . . . . . . . . . 36 The “Dummy” digital camera . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . seventy nine Wanna Mess with humans? . . . . . . . . . . . . . 37 Harvesting the Rain . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . eighty Nesting . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 38 mammoth homes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . eighty one The Beak (2) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 39 The Scrap n’ Crap Blurbathon . . . . . . . . . . . eighty two 102 sq. ft O’ Livin’ . . . . . . . . . . . . . forty Cleverly made from Curb-Crud . . . . . . . . . 87 The Junk-Car Cabin . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . forty-one A The Inverted -Frame . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . forty two sure by way of the ability of Laziness and Beer . . . 88 Trixuvthatrayd . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ninety The A-Frame . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . forty three taking advantage of the Laziness of Others .

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