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About Our SalvageFaire Market

It’s a Pure Salvage Living Renaissance Year-Round Market for Members Only! On our 42 acres in Luling, Texas, at the junction of I-80 and Interstate 10, we’re building the ultimate Vintage & Antiques Market, Farmer’s Market, Community Retreat and Eco-Building Learning Center all in one! Everything Recycled, Upcycled, Re-used, Re-Imagined, Handmade, Handcrafted, and Made in ...

September 14, 2012   |   Learn more »   |  3 Comments

Help Us Choose What Merch to Offer!

UPDATE: Friday, September 14 All of us at the TTH offices couldn’t decide between all these different shirts and colors, so we did a little survey this week of choices! Thanks so much to the hundreds of TTH faithful fans who gave their feedback… It went so well, we decided to do one more Survery ...

September 9, 2012   |   Learn more »   |  20 Comments

Tiny Texas Houses Featured in Mother Earth News Aug/Sept 2012 Issue!

Be sure to pick up a copy of Mother Earth News’ Aug/Sept 2012 Issue – we’re one of the featured builders in Lloyd Kahn‘s article, “Cozy, Affordable and Inspiring Tiny Homes“! Mortgage-Free Living in a Hand-Built Tiny Home Hand-built homes expert Lloyd Kahn gives a tour of scaled-down housing circa 2012, spotlighting tiny abodes that ...

August 10, 2012   |   Learn more »   |  1 Comment

Tiny Texas Houses: The Renovation Lecture With Brad Kittel (Video 2 of 3)

In this video Brad Kittel give some tips and advice on identifying problems on the exterior portion of a house when buying it to remodel. For more information or to get involved visit www.tinytexashouses.com or www.puresalvageliving.com...

July 30, 2012   |   Learn more »   |  Comments Off on Tiny Texas Houses: The Renovation Lecture With Brad Kittel (Video 2 of 3)

Why We Don’t Build Our Houses To Be House Trailers

Why We Don’t Build Our Houses To Be House Trailers

UPDATED: July 21, 2012 (see additional Facebook comments from brad at bottom of original post!) Recently, one of our readers sent in this question: I love tiny houses. This includes tiny houses built on trailers. In fact, I’ve recently made a deal to acquire a travel trailer to rebuild for this purpose. What amazes me ...

July 20, 2012   |   Learn more »   |  9 Comments