How to Build a Tiny House - Part 2

A beginner’s guide to building a tiny house
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  • Lectures 12
  • Length 2 hours
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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Published 2/2016 English

Course Description

Learn how to build your very own mortgage free, environmentally sustainable home.

In Part 2 of How to Build a Tiny House, I cover:

Drying-in Your House. In these lectures you’ll learn how to install housewrap and tar paper to protect your house from the weather.

Installing Windows and Doors. In these lectures you’ll learn how to properly install the windows and windows and doors so that they not only function correctly, but also do not leak.

Installing the Siding. In these lectures I show how I am able to side an entire house all by myself. You’ll also learn where to install flashing to further eliminate leaks.

Installing a Metal Roof. In these lectures you’ll learn the best ways to cut the metal for the roof, as well as the order in which the components should be installed.

What are the requirements?

  • Determination, drive, and a willingness to learn is all that is needed.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Gain the knowledge and confidence needed to begin construction of your own tiny house.
  • Have a very good understanding of what goes into building a tiny house.

Who is the target audience?

  • If you have an interest in living in a mortgage free, environmentally sustainable home, this course if for you.
  • Even if you plan to have someone else build your house, this course will give you the knowledge to ask the smart questions.

What you get with this course?

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30 day money back guarantee.

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Lifetime access.

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Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Introduction
Section 2: Drying-In the House
Roof Felt and House Wrap
Section 3: Doors and Windows
Installing Windows
Installing the Door
Section 4: Exterior Siding
Installing the Exterior Siding - Part 1
Installing the Exterior Siding - Part 2
Installing the Exterior Siding - Part 3
Installing the Exterior Siding - Part 4
Installing the Exterior Siding - Part 5
Section 5: Roofing
Installing Metal Roofing - Part 1
Installing Metal Roofing - Part 2
Installing Metal Roofing - Part 3

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Instructor Biography

Dan Louche, Owner of Tiny Home Builders

Dan Louche is the owner of Tiny Home Builders. He has been building tiny houses since 2009 when he built his first house for his mom. He strives to help others achieve their tiny house dreams by giving them the knowledge and confidence to build their own house.

Dan authored the Tiny House Design & Construction Guide and has taught tiny house construction techniques to thousands over the years through numerous workshops and speaking engagements. His company’s website,, is visited by over a million people each year and his designs have been featured on numerous websites and TV shows including Good Morning America and HGTV.

Dan has a degree in Engineering from the University of Central Florida.

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