Best Small Mobile Homes: Tumbleweed Tiny House Company
True to its name, Tumbleweed is all about creating motorhomes and mobile homes with a ‘cottage’ aesthetic. Tumbleweed is also committed to building certified green homes, making it a great choice for an environmentalist who wants to travel. You can buy an existing cottage, order a finished cottage for delivery, or customize your own home with the help of designers.
If you are unsure of the mini-house lifestyle, you can stay at one of Tumbleweed’s little ‘hotels’, which are scattered across the country. In fact, most of these are Airbnb deals – from the photos, they look pretty impressive and the locations are awesome. For a very reasonable price, you can try out cottage life with no obligation – and in some cases, you can choose from a number of models.
If you’re a DIYer, you can purchase just a small house shell from Tumbleweed – or they can provide a shell with the wiring and plumbing installed. This way you can build your own cabinets, stairs and other interior items. If you prefer a composting toilet or have your own wood, appliances, or other items to install, this can be a great way to save time and money on a custom product. Tumbleweed also offers many DIY workshops and events (for a fee) that can prepare you to build your own little house.
Prices range from $ 56,000 to $ 87,000 for a fully built small house. However, it’s important to keep in mind that Tumbleweed makes mobile homes, which means you’ll need a truck or van with plenty of horsepower to pull it and a trailer designed for a load. important. Tumbleweed offers special discounts for teachers / auxiliaries, first responders and military personnel. If you fall into any of these categories, be sure to check it out.
Why is it suitable for Treehugger: If you are an environmentalist who loves the open road, you can’t go wrong with a certified green mobile home. The “shell” option also allows you to make smart green choices without having to DIY.