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Loft Bed with Desk for Dorm and Small Bedroom

DHP X-Loft Bunk BedCollege time is approaching! I totally remember my first day at the University back in Switzerland. We had no college with dorms as it is organized here, but it was nevertheless very exciting!

Having a dorm room adds to the excitement. Besides entering a new world, the world of a University, you have to organize everything around your next years living in a dorm. One of your concerns will be how your bed will look like. Here‘s an idea for you: get a loft bed that comes with an integrated desk underneath.

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Outdoor Dining Set with Extension Table and Stackable Chairs

New 9Pc Grade-A Teak Outdoor Dining Set

Tiny living doesn’t mean that you can‘t enjoy outdoor living. Whenever your available space allows it you might look at an outdoor dining set that comes with everything that a tiny home requires: with a double extension table and stackable chairs.

Another important detail is the material of which the dining set is made in order to be weather-resistant. Teak is definitely the material of choice for this matter.

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Top 3 Two-Tier Bookcases

King's Brand 2-Tier Bookcase WhiteLiving in a tiny home makes every furniture purchase a challenge. Don’t we just love that! There are furnitures that every home needs and bookcases definitely belong into this category. It doesn’t matter if you live in a tiny house, a small urban apartment, an RV or houseboat or you‘re thinking about how to furnish your dorm room the smart way, you will need something to put books on.

But – you know me – a bookcase can be much more than just a bookcase holding books. It opens up a whole world of decorating ideas and will give you notions of where and how to place them.

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How to Integrate Zinc into a Tiny Home

Zinc Top Weathered Oak Wood End Table

Zinc is a material that‘s not often considered to be integrated into a home. I agree, it‘s not a common home material, but I‘d like to show why zinc is a great material for all kinds of interior design, may it be as decor item or as furniture.

There are some points and details about zinc you might want to know before adding it to your home decor.

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Top 3 Kitchen Trays

kitchen trayI like to write about items that I use myself in our tiny kitchen, even if it’s something simple like kitchen trays. Sometimes it’s the little things that make our tasks easier, that have their purpose as daily item.

There are obviously a lot of possible purposes of kitchen trays. Using a kitchen tray in the kitchen is one of them. There are many other situations in a tiny home where you’ll be happy to have a tray. The way you decide to use a tray will decide about its look and sturdiness.

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Mini Charcoal Grill and Chimney Starter for a tiny Home

Weber Go-Anywhere Charcoal GrillSome people transform an outdoor flower planter into a grill just to have a mini grill for their tiny apartment‘s balcony. Well, you don‘t need to go through all that trouble. There are great mini grills available working with charcoal that are lightweight enough to be carried wherever you want to grill.

A mini charcoal grill is perfect for every tiny living, may it be a tiny house, a small apartment, RV, houseboat or Camper. And when you get this little guy consider adding a great grilling accessory to it. A chimney starter.

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French Country Style for a Tiny Home

Artificial Lavender Bouquet with 8 BundlesIt‘s no secret, I am totally francophile. I love just everything about France, its landscapes, food, people, culture, language, everything. So, it‘s not surprising that I‘m a big fan of decorating any home, small or big, in the French Country Style.

One of the biggest impressions I had – and the first actually – was the discovery of a wide lavender field in Provence, South France. That overwhelming view and the scent I will never forget.

Luckily we can recreate that unique French Country feeling with just adding a couple of decor items or furniture to our homes.

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Top 3 Propane Gas Tankless Water Heaters

Propane gas tankless water heaterWho doesn’t enjoy taking a shower with having instantly hot water! Instead of letting the water run and waiting for it to get at least warm, you can get into the shower immediately. Thanks to a tankless water heater.

After my post about electric tankless water heaters today I look into the water heater category that works also tankless but operates with propane gas.

The advantages of a gas water heater are numerous. Let’s take a look at them.

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Solar LED Camper Lantern with Hook

LED Solar Waterproof Camping Lantern with Hook

Are you looking for a versatile source of light around your tiny house, in the backyard, on the balcony of your small apartment, for your evenings outside your RV and houseboat or on a camping expedition?

This solar charged LED camper lantern might just be the right one for you.

These are the points you want to look for when you choose your camper lantern depending on where you want to utilize it – on a camping trip or at your home.

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Wall mounted Front Load Mini Washing Machine

Daewoo Mini Wall mounted Front Load Washing MachineWell, let‘s make one big step ahead in the area of washing machines for tiny homes. It may sound futuristic and even weird, but the world‘s first and only wall mounted mini washing machine is out there and waiting to be installed in tiny homes, such as a tiny house, an RV, camper and houseboat.

The advantages are obvious. This washing machine doesn’t have any footprint at all. Being wall mounted is sort of its legitimation for being installed in tiny homes.

Here are some details about this innovative new washing machine that might interest you.

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Top 3 Folding Potting Benches

Convenience Concepts Potting BenchAh, I love summer! Probably because I just love to be outdoors. And that means just every action from beach-walking to mountain-hiking and yes, gardening.

When we were some time ago about to decide if we should move into a tiny house, I was asking myself: will I be able to enjoy my gardening hobby in a tiny house.

Well, I found these great folding potting benches that seem to be just made for every tiny living. They provide an ample space for garden tasks and are foldable to be easily stored away when not in use. Here are some points to look at.

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Victorian Style for a Tiny Home

Victorian style for a tiny homeYes, I know, it sounds weird and contradictory: living in a tiny home and adding Victorian style to its decor. Probably most of you spontaneously connect Victorian style with big houses, mansions or castles. I did so too. At first glance you‘d think of the Victorian interior style as the opposite of the contemporary Zen-like style that so many people living in tiny homes love.

There are though some fascinating aspects around the Victorian style that makes it interesting for implementing it into tiny homes such as small apartments, tiny houses, RVs and houseboats. Here are some thoughts for you.

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