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Decorating a Small Home Office - Top 5 Tips

Even though your apartment may not be large, you can always find space to build a small home office. You just need to be a little more creative and find a way to incorporate everything you need in there. In order to help you decorate it according to the latest trends and create a place which will inspire you to work hard and be fully concentrated, we’ve singled out our top 5 tips on how to achieve this fast and easy. Feel free to take a…

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Tiny Bathroom Decorating Tips

Living in a tiny house has numerous perks, including lower construction costs, lower energy bills, easier maintenance, cheaper decorating, and, of course, minimal impact on the environment. However, while it is quite easy to get accustomed to the small square footage in almost every room, we usually discover that we could always benefit from extra space in the kitchen and the bathroom. If you are struggling with decorating a cramped bathroom, we’ll help you…

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Décor Changes to Make Your Tiny Home Feel All Fresh and New

No matter how spacious your home is, it’s always going to be too small to fit all the things you’d like to keep around. However, even the tiniest of homes can be utilized if you plan ahead and find sustainable ways to make the most of the space you own. From hidden storage area to multifunctional furniture, there are lots of ideas you can try out and use literally every inch you own. So, if you too are living in a small home, but still have big plans, here are a few ways to make it feel…

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Posted by Tracey Clayton on July 6, 2018 at 5:56pm

Small Bathroom Design Issues

No matter how small your bathroom might be, it still offers a world of design inspiration. With little creativity and improvisation, you can overcome some of the most common design problems of small bathrooms and transform yours into a truly relaxing oasis.  …

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State of Oregon Subpoena
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This is an email that I received from the State of Oregon Building Dept:Wade, Thank you for your response. The Division is in the process of concluding its investigation regarding Small Home Oregon…Continue

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Started this discussion. Last reply by Steve Hargadon Nov 2, 2016.

 

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Steve Hargadon replied to Walt Quade's discussion State of Oregon Subpoena
"This certainly doesn't qualify as transparency in government... :("
Nov 2, 2016
Sera Isabella left a comment for Walt Quade
"Greetings and welcome to Tiny Is Beautiful Walt. We are excited to have you as a new member and are looking forward to having your input and participation within this resource site. If you have questions about this site feel free to reach out. Enjoy…"
Nov 2, 2016
Walt Quade replied to Walt Quade's discussion State of Oregon Subpoena
"I told them on three occasions that I thought their requests were unreasonable. Everyone I contacted thought their requests were unreasonable but when you are looking at the state with unlimited legal services, you lose. They wouldn't even till…"
Oct 31, 2016
Steve Hargadon replied to Walt Quade's discussion State of Oregon Subpoena
"Wow, this feels like such a violation...  I guess I don't know the backstory, but the appearance from this correspondence is that just purchasing designs for a tiny house allows them to demand those names and information?  I'm…"
Oct 30, 2016
Sera Isabella replied to Walt Quade's discussion State of Oregon Subpoena
"This is important for people to understand and beware of, WAlt, thank you for sharing on our site. Hopefully peole will be able to navigate appropriately if they come up against this issue within their own small business ventures. Sera~"
Oct 28, 2016
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State of Oregon Subpoena

This is an email that I received from the State of Oregon Building Dept:Wade, Thank you for your response. The Division is in the process of concluding its investigation regarding Small Home Oregon LLC (Small Home) and the “tiny home” industry.” Ms. Simmons is in possession of your file and requires some additional information before wrapping things up.  You previously indicated that Small Home designs “small homes, tiny homes on wheels, and garden cottages” and sells those designs to…See More
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"State of Oregon's effort to write building code for the construction and licensing of Tiny Homes?"
Oct 27, 2016
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Oct 27, 2016

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We have to approve every new member of the network to protect from spammers, who have discovered us... We apologize for any delay this causes. To help in this process, please tell us why you are joining.
I design and consult on the construction of small homes (ADU's) tiny homes and garden cottages.
my web site is http://smallhomeoregon.net/
I would like to be a resource as well as a partner in getting tiny homes approved for Portland sites.
What is your connection to the tiny house world?
I design and consult on tiny home construction.
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http://smallhomeoregon.net/
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http://Small Home Oregon
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I have been a general contractor in Portland since 1992. I have designed and built may homes here in Portland. I have worn other hats.. paramedic, photographer. I am currently on the steering committee for Ainsworth Street Collective and a charter member of Northeast Village PDX.

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State of Oregon Investigation into Tiny Homes

This is an email that I received from the State of Oregon Building Dept:

Wade,

 

Thank you for your response. The Division is in the process of concluding its investigation regarding Small Home Oregon LLC (Small Home) and the “tiny home” industry.” Ms. Simmons is in possession of your file and requires some additional information before wrapping things up.  You previously indicated that Small Home designs “small homes, tiny homes on wheels, and garden cottages”…

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Posted on October 28, 2016 at 3:19pm

State of Oregon Investigation into Tiny Homes

This is an email that I received from the State:

Wade,

 

Thank you for your response. The Division is in the process of concluding its investigation regarding Small Home Oregon LLC (Small Home) and the “tiny home” industry.” Ms. Simmons is in possession of your file and requires some additional information before wrapping things up.  You previously indicated that Small Home designs “small homes, tiny homes on wheels, and garden cottages” and sells those designs…

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Posted on October 28, 2016 at 3:17pm

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At 11:01am on November 2, 2016, Sera Isabella said…

Greetings and welcome to Tiny Is Beautiful Walt.

We are excited to have you as a new member and are looking forward to having your input and participation within this resource site.
If you have questions about this site feel free to reach out.

Enjoy the tiny conversations and thanks for getting started with adding a group that includes important information for your state.
Sera~

 
 
 

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