Chris and I are commercial and fine art photographers who also have a strong passion for architecture and interior design.
We have talked about downsizing into a smaller home for years and finally took the plunge. The tiny house movement that has taken off around the country has been a big source of inspiration for both of us. We live in the San Francisco Bay area, one of the most expensive areas of the country, so this made a lot of sense for us. We have always valued great design over a large amount of space so we opted to have a small house that we could design the way we wanted rather than a big house that was not our style or too big to affordably renovate.
We gutted the cottage we now live in down the studs and spent about 9 months in the renovation process. The budget