The How To Guide To Building A Tiny House Video

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  • Are you wondering if you have what it takes to build your own tiny house?
  • Are you feeling ready to get out of the rat race?
  • Are you tired of paying too much money towards a house that is bigger than what you need?
  • Are you ready for a lifestyle change that will allow you to work less & to spend more time pursuing the things you are passionate about?
  • Are you wanting to achieve this lifestyle while saving tens of thousands of dollars by doing the work yourself?

If you answered yes to any and/or all of these questions, then this step by step instructional video series is for you. Building your own tiny house, using your own hands may seem like an impossible feat. We assure you it’s not! This step-by-step DVD series is set up to guide you through the entire building process and is laid out in simple and easy to understand terms. By following the instructions laid out by Andrew Morrison in this series of 4 DVDs (over 6.15 hours), you will have the information you need to build your own tiny house, saving you literally tens of thousands of dollars.


  • Do it yourself and save tens of thousands of dollars on your own build
  • Step by step, detailed instruction in over 6 hours of video appropriate for the totally novice builder as well as the pro
  • Learn from a master builder that has personally taught over 2,000 workshop participants how to build their own homes
  • Learn the most recent and relevant building techniques out there for tiny house construction
  • Avoid the most common pitfalls that new builders fall into
  • Watch the production from the comfort of your own home, on your own schedule
  • Purchase the DVD package with no risk and simply return within 30 days if you are not totally happy with it (return not available on instant download version)
  • Stay safe during your build by applying the instruction in the videos
  • Go into your build feeling confident by knowing what to do each step of the way
  • Avoid costly mistakes by using tried and true systems


The techniques you’ll learn in “The How To Guide To Building A Tiny House” can be applied to
the construction of hOMe as well as any other tiny house plans that you choose.


I can’t recommend this video highly enough to anyone who’s setting out to build their own Tiny House, or any other kind of home, for that matter. -Jay Shafer

Used your videos on our unique project. Couldn’t have done it without you! –D. Niemyer from the Tiny House Cafe 

I didn’t think you could put so much information into building a tiny home in a video. -EJ Marshall 

I just finished watching the entire DVD set and wow!   Just one of the tips could keep one from making a mistake that would cost more than the DVD set. Well done! -M. Hazelden

I am so impressed by the 4 pack step by step cd’s I purchased.  You left absolutely nothing uncovered. -D. Hobbs

A most amazing video set.  Andrew is clearly a well polish teacher.
I planted myself to the couch last Saturday and blazed through the entirety of it. Absolutely essential for the non-builders out there that will become builders! -Robert

I received the video set in the mail today and am watching disc one…and I LOVE it!!  Every detail is explained so carefully, and it really gives me confidence for my own building projects.  I’m definitely glad I ordered your video series.-G. Elgaard

Andrew is a natural teacher. Even elements that I might never need somehow seem entirely understandable and plausible as he explains things so lucidly. -K. Healey


1. Introduction
2. Trailer overview
3. Trailer prep
4. Subflooring installation
5. Wall framing
6. Rake wall framing
7. Wall sheathing installation
8. Straightening walls
9. Rafter layout and installation
10. Roof sheathing
11. Fire blocking
12. Utilities Layout
13. Rough plumbing
14. Rough electrical
15. Wall insulation
16. Service entry details
17. House wrap installation
18. Ceiling insulation application
19. Ceiling sheathing

20. Wall panelling
21. Loft installation
22. Interior walls
23. Wheel well boxes
24. Window & door installation
25. Gas line installation
26. Waste line installation
27. Finish electrical
28. Cabinetry installation
29. Stairs layout and installation
30. Fireplace application
31. Countertops
32. Finish flooring
33. Interior window trim
34. Exterior siding
35. Finish roofing
36. Venting considerations
37. Conclusion

The production is 6:18:55 long and burned on a 4 DVD set. The DVDs are replicated in US Region 1 format, however they will play on any computer with a DVD player globally. The INSTANT DOWNLOAD videos are right around 1GB each (there are 4 of them) and are encoded as .mp4s.

DVDs come with a 30 day no hassle, no questions asked money back guarantee. The DVDs must be returned in good condition in order for a refund to be issued. Simply email ahead of time and we will give you the return address to use. For INSTANT DOWNLOAD VIDEOS, there is no refund policy. Please ensure that you have a minimum of 15Mbps Download speed on your connection by doing a speed test with before making a purchase of the videos.

We offer FREE Shipping and Handling on all of our DVDs and plans GLOBALLY (SORRY, we don’t ship to South Africa). Please allow for 2-3 business days from your purchase date for your order to ship. For domestic customers, your DVDs will most likely be in hand within 3-5 business days once they ship. Orders to Canada will arrive within 7-10 business days once shipped. For other locations around the globe, shipping times vary. Please note that customs may sometimes hold the DVDs for a period of time until they review them. This can greatly delay the delivery of the product. However, rest assured that in 99% of the cases, the product will arrive within 30 days at the latest if there is a hold up in customs.

For INSTANT DOWNLOAD videos, you will receive your videos as soon as your order goes through. The download links will be emailed to you at the address you used in making the purchase. You will have 10 days and 5 attempts to get your downloads. If you are unable to download your videos during that time, just email me at and I will reissue you new download links.

FREE Siding Chapter

To view a free 41 minute chapter on how to install siding to a tiny house, please click here. (Please note that the quality of the YouTube video is not a reflection of the actual DVD quality).

Tiny House Siding

Interested in the hOMe architectural plans? You will find all the information about them on this page. Here are the plans packages that we offer:

TOTAL PACKAGE (Sketch Up + PRINTED Construction Plans + Downloadable Plans + How to Read Plans Video + Material List)
$299 (S&H FREE for prints + Downloadable files delivered via email after purchase)

DIGITAL PACKAGE (Sketch Up model + Downloadable Construction Plans PDF + How to Read Plans Video + Materials List)
$249 (Instant Download delivered via email after purchase)

JUST DIGITAL CONSTRUCTION PLANS (Downloadable Construction Plans PDF + How to Read Plans Video + Materials List)
$199 (Instant Download delivered via email after purchase)

JUST SKETCH UP FILES (Downloadable Sketch Up+ Materials List)
$99 (Instant Download delivered via email after purchase)

hOMe, a modern tiny house on wheels, offers tiny house living without compromise. With everything from a full sized kitchen with conventionally sized appliances, a comfortable set of stairs to the master bedroom, copious amounts of storage throughout, space for a home office for two, storage that works double duty as furniture, and ample head room in the lofts, to a functional bathroom with room for a conventionally sized sink, shower and toilet, hOMe is a comfortable residence suited for full time living.

The layout of this 207SF (+110SF in lofts) tiny house is open and spacious with tall ceilings while keeping within legal road restrictions (8’6″wide x 13’5″ tall) so that a special transport permit is not required to move it. hOMe’s architectural plans are build-ready, and have been engineered and professionally drawn. These plans have been painstakingly edited by seasoned professionals in three fields, ensuring that they are accurate, safe, and follow best construction standards. The hOMe building system was designed with the novice builder in mind by marrying basic building techniques with innovative engineering.
What does hOMe Cost To Build?

The cost of materials to build hOMe in our region (southern Oregon) was $22,744.06 not including cabinetry, composting toilet, fixtures, appliances and furniture. The cost including everything was $33,089.72. For a detailed breakdown in cost as well as suggestions on how to build it for less, please click HERE.

About Us
A&GWe are a husband/wife team that decided to leave the rat race behind by changing how we live on this planet. Focused on priorities like family, relationships, peace of mind, and living within our means, we challenged ourselves to create a tiny house plan that would meet all of our needs and suffer no compromises. The result manifested into “hOMe”, our modern, tiny house on wheels. It took us 4 months to build and cost $22,000 ($33,000 if we include the high end appliances, cabinetry, furniture, and fixtures). We are now debt free, off grid, joyful, closer as a family, and enjoying living our lives full time in hOMe.

Andrew Morrison has been building professionally for over 20 years and has been teaching people how to build their own homes for over 10. Having personally taught over 1,200 people in his hands on workshops, he has seen again and again that anyone with passion and a desire to learn can build their own home. Andrew specializes in teaching people with no previous construction experience by explaining each step in an easy to follow format.




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