Inspiring Ideas for Small Houses
Inspiration for small houses and great ideas for living with less square footage
These days, bigger isn’t always better. The small house movement is quickly making its territorial mark on the housing industry and doing so with far less square footage. Click through the slideshow for inspiring small homes and great tips and ideas for living small.
Nestled among cedars and firs, this cabin packs multiple levels, a fireplace nook, and plenty of room for guests into 800 sq. ft.
Two projects smaller than 1500 sq. ft. illustrate how to design a comfortable home with little impact on the site
At 1,000 square feet smaller than the average custom home, this compact house is comfortable, practical and attainable
The two houses illustrate how well-designed homes can be comfortable and inviting no matter what the size. Both homes have an open floor plan, are finished and furnished simply yet elegantly, are filled with natural light, and have a strong connection to the outdoors. What more does anyone need?
A small house on a small lot is the right choice for a growing family
A 433-sq.-ft. houseboat showcases nine strategies that can make any small house live large
High ceilings and long views give this 540-sq.-ft. infill cottage an expansive personality
Multiuse rooms, built-in furniture, and carefully orchestrated sightlines are just a few of the tools that can help you to get the most out of the space you have
This 800-sq.-ft. cottage uses 10 strategies for great comfort and style
This 800-sq.-ft. infill home was designed for its site and its owners’ lifestyle