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    1 comment Started by July 19 Green and Eco talk
    • Hi there fellow tiny house nerds :)I hope you are all having a wonderful day and making awesome progress on your projects. For me, my trailer arrives on Monday (eeee exciting!) and I am in the final stages of planning the building. I am trying to figure out the 'nitty gritty' of what materials we will use. I am thinking about the insulation in this post...I am trying to kee…
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    16 comments Most recent by ragsdale June 30 Green and Eco talk
    • Well, I noticed nobody has posted here yet, so I'm going to.I've been considering options for insulating a tiny house (mobile). There's Rock Wool, recycled blue jeans, spray foam like they use on Holmes on Homes and Holmes Inspection (I think it's called Eco Walltight), and of course your standard fiberglass. I've ruled out loose insulation (like cellulose - blown in, and raw wool - like i…
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    10 comments Most recent by missourimary January 2 Green and Eco talk
    • I've heard several people on other boards talk about using gray water for their gardens. Does anyone here have a plan for doing so? If so, how do you plan to filter soaps out of your water, or are there some that you've found that won't be harmful?…
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    1 comment Started by onecup December 2012 Green and Eco talk
    • I heard this on the radio earlier in the week. The young woman's name is Anj…
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    1 comment Started by missourimary November 2012 Green and Eco talk
    • Does anyone here have experience with salvaging and reusing old wood, especially 2x4s and 2x6s from floor and wall joists?Has anyone ever dealt with smoke or water damaged boards? Can they be salvaged, generally? Or is it better to get new ones in those cases?Has anyone ever used an old foundation or old footings from a mobile home to set a permanent t…
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