US Government Declaring All Out War on Tiny House Living

Openhearted Rebellion

Tiny house on Wheels-BannedBy Isaac DavisWaking Times

Freedom in the United States today is a moving target, and when the government catches wind of an innovation that makes life easier and more affordable for ordinary people, it always steps in to take control. Take, for example, the growing effort to outlaw offgrid living in the U.S., as well as moves by local governments around the country to criminalize private rainwater collection.

Now, the federal government is making a major move against the tiny house movement, seeking to give the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) authority to require tiny houses to conform to the standards of recreational vehicles (RV’s), of which one of the rules is that the vehicles may not be used or marketed for permanent living. HUD is seeking to regulate tiny house living out of existence or to turn it into a regulated industry by requiring that…

View original post 1,424 more words

Man Creates $150 Tiny Camper Home You Can Pull With Your Bike (Downloadable Plans)

Amen to ingenuity!  Best, most practical use of election campaign signs ever!! 😀

Openhearted Rebellion

screen-shot-2016-04-13-at-2-54-55-pm-728x400

By Mark DeNicola, Collective Evolution

The tiny home movement seems to be taking the world by storm, as more and more people are downsizing their lives by adopting smaller living spaces. Even many celebrity figures, such as former pro snowboarder Mike Basich, have joined the alternative housing evolution that is helping to reduce our negative impact on the planet.

However, Paul Elkins has taken tiny living to a whole new level with his new “stealth camper.” Insulated to keep you warm in the winter and ventilated to keep you cool in the summer, this mini camper retails for the insanely low price of $150 US dollars.

What makes the camper even more remarkable is that it is easily towed by a bicycle, making it completely transportable.

View original post 255 more words