yurt

  1. Matt Derrick

    Best Low Cost Tiny House Alternative - The Mongolian Yurt

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    We met up with Rivkah from Groovy Yurts (www.groovyyurts.com) to learn about the traditional hand-painted yurts (gers) they import directly from Mongolia, and we also helped her team set one up at the Tiny House Festival this summer. It was more work than we thought it would be but it was...
  2. Matt Derrick

    Brilliant Yurt Design! - Mixing Tradition with Super Modern Construction

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    I thought this video on putting together a yurt was pretty cool, so I thought I'd share it here. They also have a lot of other good videos about van dwelling, tiny houses, boat living, etc.
  3. Matt Derrick

    Could You Handle Living Off The Grid?

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    One family left everything they had behind to live without electricity, running water, or any means of communication in the backwoods of Eastern Idaho. In Going Off Grid, Laura Ling examines how 180,000 Americans a year are choosing to live entirely disconnected from our modern...