You may have a little dream of building your own house with your own hands, but it seems like reaching for the stars. Good news, there are small house kits prefab available now, and your dream may finally come true. It is much smaller, and you can choose a kit that fits your budget and property, like these ones:
1. The House Cliff
Amazon offers this kit on $115,000 price range and it is actually a very nice kit. The house will be 774 square feet and it offers a modern and sophisticated looking architecture. As seen in picture, the glass window will be on the entire wall of the house.
The house features two to three bedrooms, two baths, and a sauna room that leads outside. The open kitchen and dining room should even more relaxing. This is a perfect fit for a holiday house, but it should make a proper yet posh main house too if you want it to.
2. Small House Kits Prefab Vermont Cottage
This prefab kit is perfect if you look for a travel home. This house is about 320 square feet, which is a perfect size if you want to take it with you with a trailer. The small house uses timber frame with skids made of wedlock wood, sturdy enough for the duty.
The ground floor is spacious enough for a travel duty. Sleeping should be convenient with its corrugated weather resistant roof. This kit costs around $16,047 and it can be built by only two people for around seven days following the given instructions and manual.
3. The Florida
This kit is provided by EZ Log Structures and it actually is the perfect kit to get if you are a novice builder. The logs are easy to assemble and it should be compatible with any preservative, sealer for penetrating sealer, and paint of your choice.
The house in the picture is around 216 square foot, and it costs $5,523 to build it. However given the fact that these logs are available per square foot too, you can adjust the size as you need. It costs $29 for each square foot so it can be adjusted to your budget.
4. The Nomad Shed
This simple and modern looking small house is around 100 square foot and it costs around $18, 395 for the standard type and it can cost up to $21,295 for the higher type. It is completed with red cedar wood for the siding, and you will get a lot of windows as well.
You can actually customize your own version of the house, adjusting to your budget and need. You can even order the kit pre cut or cut, depending on your preference in assembling and building the house. If you look for freedom in building, this is your winner.
5. Z-034 Small House Kits Prefab
This house comes from a popular provider, Shelter-Kit. Most people buying their kits here are inexperienced. They will look at the standard recommendation and start from there. The kits are totally easy to assemble and all are completed with clear instructions.
While the kit costs $30 for each square foot, you have the freedom to have your own design. You can even add porch, and more features such as cathedral ceiling. If you want to start your own project with less effort in building, you can always consider this option.
6. The Orchard House
This house has been very popular recently, especially in social media. To be honest, it looks good and nice, and young people will love this. This house is maybe small for being 750 square foot but it makes an ideal dwelling in the nature.
The porch is spacious enough for a pair of chairs, and the bedroom is large enough for you to also have a large TV in it. It is quite pricey, $135,000, but looking at the design and the entire material, it is actually quite a deal. We surely will see more of this around from now on.
7. Geodesic Dome
It’s either you like it or hate it. Despite the controversy on the shape, this house is actually disaster resistant. It should survive against F4 category of tornadoes as well as 225 mph of hard wind. This strength alone should be enough for those who live in countries with high risks.
The price mentioned commonly doesn’t include the installation, shipping, foundation, and windows, but a 370 square foot like this one may roughly cost you around $19,000. Considering the entire plus of this kit, this price is very reasonable.
8. The Vipp
This modern looking house is measured around 500 square feet, and it is small enough for a holiday house yet big enough even if you have a partner. The house is completed with a bedroom loft, a bedroom, a kitchen, and a living room, and the windows make it looks like it blends with nature.
The price is quite high which is $500,000, and it doesn’t include building tax in US, and it takes around a half year before you can receive your kit. While manufacturing and delivering takes some time, assembling it takes only around three to five days.
This house is just one of the many arrays of customization options you can get from LeapFactory. However, the façade and interior design will look very modern and contemporary without leaving the natural blend in it. This house, for example, is combination of modern and natural touch.
The glass windows and the wooden wall allow natural light to get into the interior while the building looks outstandingly modern and down to earth at the same time. Price will depend on your design, but you have the freedom to even build a two story house.
10. MIMA House
This is an award winning house actually, yes. The four pillars are the main strength of the house, and it always offers similar looking façade. You will find large window wall, an open floor, and flat roofing as well.
Integrated track system is used for the partition, allowing house owner to modify the room as they need it. Depending on your plan, the price is just as flexible as well.