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Lillevilla Getaway Cabin Kit

Lillevilla Getaway Cabin Kit

This cabin kit, sold on Amazon, makes this little cabin with a wide front porch. The kit includes nearly everything; the pre-hung and glazed door and windows, pre- assembled gables and all the nails, screws and other fixings. It even includes the handles and door […]

Summer Wind: Two Floor Storage Barn to Tiny House?

Summer Wind: Two Floor Storage Barn to Tiny House?

We put the Classic Manor New Day Cabin next to the log cabin. We are looking at using a New Day Cabin or a Summer Wind to build a Tiny House on a little piece of land we own. Here are photos of the Summer […]

Modular Kitchens

Modular Kitchens

I’m not really crazy about the layout that comes with the modular we are planning. So, I looked at other options for the other modulars and moved things around. Thought I’d share. Actually, these are all backwards from the direction my kitchen will be. I […]

Noble Cape Modular Home by Palm Harbor Homes

Noble Cape Modular Home by Palm Harbor Homes

The Noble Cape is a modular home manufactured by Palm Harbor Homes. It has 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths and a footprint of 26.2’x56′, 1,464 square feet. It is made of two 13’ modules that are 56’ long. Upstairs there is 950 square feet of unfinished […]

Outdoor Living Today Sunshed 12′ × 12′ Western Red Cedar  Shed Kit

Outdoor Living Today Sunshed 12′ × 12′ Western Red Cedar Shed Kit

I wish Outdoor Living Today made a larger kit, but this is it. This is 12′ × 12′, with a ceiling just a little over 8′ at the highest for a total of 864 cubic feet. Which is bigger than some, but not as big […]

Blue Ridge Cabin River Rock II Kitchen Model

Blue Ridge Cabin River Rock II Kitchen Model

This is the kitchen in the River Rock II model at Blue Ridge Log Cabins. The kitchen is bright and sunny with plenty of cabinet and counter space. The ceiling is vaulted. The stairs lead up to a loft. The space under the stairs creates […]

Two Story 16′ x 32′ Virginia Farmhouse House Plans

Two Story 16′ x 32′ Virginia Farmhouse House Plans

These very complete plans for a small farm house are distributed under the Creative Commons License. The plans include everything; Site Plan, Foundation Plan, Roof Plan, Interior and Exterior Details, Doors and Windows, Electrical and all the schedules. The author, Jay Osborne, based the design on […]

Kit Houses

Kit Houses

A modular home is built in a factory, then delivered complete or nearly complete. A kit house is delivered as materials on a truck. Advantage A big advantage of Kit Houses is; you know what your costs are up front. Depending on the company, for […]

Classic Manor New Day Cabin

Classic Manor New Day Cabin

This is the house you can see in front of many Home Depot stores. Although this looks like a little house, it is sold to meet the codes for an accessory building. That means it won’t get a Certificate of Occupancy without jumping through some […]

14’ x 28’ Amish Made Cabin

14’ x 28’ Amish Made Cabin

So, here is one of the options we may use. Amish Made Cabins is a family business located in Shepherdsville, KY. They sell complete modular log cabins that are delivered by truck. They’ve been in business since the 1970s. Amish Made Cabins www.amishmadecabins.com 502-921-0002 772 […]