As more people embrace the tiny home movement building codes are starting to change to reflect the times.
Beautiful tiny homes contradict the idea of “shanty towns” which were behind many of the laws restricting small homes.
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In “Living Large in a Tiny House” Kerri Fivecoat-Campbell describes how she had been subconsciously trying to live up to this American Dream when circumstances forced her and her husband into a 480-square foot house in the woods. What was supposed to be a writing cabin and guest house became their full-time abode and they quickly discovered that they had serendipitously discovered a better way of life.