Book-Inspired Off-Grid Modular Tiny House by West Coast Outbuildings

You will want to take a look at this off-grid house by Westcoast Outbuildings. The off-grid house and modular design is a cost-effective way to get the house that you want. In this short video, you get to take a look at this tiny house building as it travels to its off-grid location. This off-grid house is in a beautiful location, in Desolation Sound, British Columbia. Surrounded by ocean and mountains, it doesn't get much better than that. Westcoast Outbuilding is a North Vancouver BC based builder of small modular buildings. This off-grid remote cabin installation was completed in August 2016. This short video is a good lesson on what it takes to get a modular tiny house building to a remote off-grid location, and some of the obstacles you might face if this is something you are considering.

The 690 square foot tiny house building featured in the video was construction in three modules in North Vancouver, then transported by road to the Port of Vancouver. The off-grid house was then transferred to an ocean-going barge and delivered to a remote island located in Desolation Sound. The assembly crew faced some very challenging conditions to include steep and windy 70-year-old logging roads, confined working area that had forests on one side, rocks bluff on the back side if the lot and a steep drop of on the front of the site. To top it off there was no water or power on the site. This building location was a totally off-grid location. The team overcame the challenges and assembled this modern off-grid house in seven days.

Living in an off-grid house is thought in many peoples minds, especially with the lean towards living a more environmentally friendly life and trying to reduce your carbon footprint. While going into an off-grid house sounds like a great idea which it is, sometimes it's easy to forget how amazing the tiny house buildings can look in the process. These days an off-grid house doesn't have to be rustic and ordinary unless of course, that is the type of tiny house building you want. Today you will find a wide variety of tiny house buildings that are suitable as off-grid houses, in a wide array of modern styles and designs. It's easy to get the off-grid house that you have been dreaming, in a style that suits you and a price that matches your budget. These days you will find everything from modular tiny house buildings, that can be added onto as your needs change, to yurts, tiny houses on wheels and more.

There are several benefits to living in an off-grid house. One benefit that often surprises people is that of getting closer to your family. An off-grid house makes you think outside of the box; it gets you thinking which is a good thing, that can also bring you closer to your family. Most likely your off-grid house will be in a location that is surrounded by nature so that you will be spending more time outdoors, and this is healthy for the entire family. And there is also the benefit of going with a more eco-friendly source of power, which helps to lessen your carbon footprint, and that in itself is something to be proud of. Off-grid houses with water treatment, solar power, composting toilet are just some of the things you will have to think about when going off the grid. You will find this off-grid house at the Westcoast Outbuildings site. On the site, you will find other modular tiny house buildings, off-grid houses, small house living and more. **

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