Murphy Beds for a Small Home

When you think of Murphy beds, what sometimes comes to mind is some comical movie scene where someone gets trapped inside this bed that folds out of a wall. In reality, the Murphy or wall bed can be an ingenious space saving option for a micro, tiny, small or...

Bed Bugs Don’t Discriminate, They Like All Humans

Insects, especially the blood-sucking ones, don’t care if your home is 200 or 2,000 square feet. The only thing they need to live happily and heartily is a warm body. In fact, bed bugs don’t tend to stray farther than eight feet from their human...

Three Ways to Keep Your Cozy Home Cool

The western U.S. is currently suffering from a heat wave and even people in Cozy, small or tiny homes are feeling the heat. Some locations around the U.S. can go without any kind of air conditioning (you lucky people up in the mountains), but many homes need some sort...

Cleaning a Cozy Home: Three Tips

Anyone who lives in a Cozy or small home knows full well that cleaning a tiny space is much easier and quicker than cleaning a 3,000 square foot home. In my small home, it really only takes me about half an hour to dust, clean the bathroom and run the vacuum. I can...

Cozy Homes as Vacation Rentals

The summer months mean family vacations for many people across the country and many people these days are looking for alternative ways to spend their holidays. To get away from the typical hotel or resort, some people camp during the summer and some people stay in...

Being Tiny and 100% Sustainable

How fantastic would it be if all micro, tiny & small homes were 100% sustainable? It makes complete sense to me. Tiny homes offer the best opportunities to experiment with all the different aspects of sustainable resources due to there size. This sure would also...