College Tiny House

Joel Weber, a college student who will be returning to the University of Texas in Austin for his junior year this fall, decided to save big on housing (up to $800/month) by building his own tiny home on wheels for just $19,200. At 145-square-feet, the home has two lofts, working plumbing, electricity, a shower, a propane-powered stove and a mango bowl sink, all loaded on an 18-foot flatbed trailer that can go be towed anywhere, even after graduation. He said: “I saved up quite a bit and what I didn’t have, family, friends, and the community around me donated materials. I designed it and worked with a carpenter and electrician who both volunteered their time. It’s more about how I can live simple and still be grateful.” Continue reading for more pictures.

College Student Builds Tiny House