← back to “Dynamic Demo: An Eco-Friendly California Cabin”

For small homes, efficient design is essential to keeping the home compact but liveable. "We've taken away a lot of the single-purpose rooms," owner JR Thompson notes. "We just have one room out front for living, dining and cooking &mdash it's very multifunctional." A gas heater supplies most of the heat for the building.

For small homes, efficient design is essential to keeping the home compact but liveable. “We’ve taken away a lot of the single-purpose rooms,” owner JR Thompson notes. “We just have one room out front for living, dining and cooking &mdash it’s very multifunctional.” A gas heater supplies most of the heat for the building.