Local set-up Big Tiny has turn up with a state-of-the-art idea of constructing small homes on wheels, that it strategizes to put in rural areas with magnificent scenery.
At approximately the size of a carriage container, these homes can house up to four individuals and a has a total length of 6.0, 4.8 or 7.2 meters.
Nevertheless, these houses are not yet offered in Singapore. These will be primarily mounted in Australia, near enough the Mornington Peninsula or Blue Mountains. At this time, the firm has 2 units down under, nonetheless it is anticipated to upsurge the number to 50 units by the end of year 2018. It also proposes to develop in New Zealand.
“Tiny house is piece of an international enterprise where people are rationalizing their houses to make things easier and their lives be simpler” and lessen resource consumption, as stated by Mr. Adrian Chia, who originated the firm with his friends Dave Ng and Jeff Yeo.
These units will be itemized on Airbnb by the month of February, with rents varying from $150 up to $250, under a revenue sharing arrangement with land owners, predominantly farmers.
Made from recycled materials and metals, each home is furnished with a kitchenette, bed and communal space. It as well comes with an air-conditioning and heater. In addition to having safe digital locks, each unit offers a solar panel and a rainwater collection system, whereas the waste or garbage that goes into the toilet is turned into manure energy.
Each unit, that costs about $80,000 to build, can usually endure bad weather and can precede up to 20 years.