Take the first step in making your tiny house dream a reality.

Join Lou Pereyra, Founder of Tiny Mountain Houses, in his first online class.

Are you fascinated by the process of creating your own tiny house? We are too! 

Join this DesignClass and learn about sketching your ideas, interior design, exteriors, layouts, materials, financing, and everything you'll need to know about going tiny.  

"This is a quirky, almost Wes Anderson inspired, class that gave me a jolt of inspiration and knowledge to pursue going tiny." 

Personal meets practical.

This DesignClass is led by the amazing and jovial Lou Pereyra of Tiny Mountain Houses. His lessons are practical, based on 20 years of experience, and even a little humorous. Take the first step in your new, tiny house life.

"This helped me think ahead. Perfect for beginners and planning your tiny house from start to finish."

This class brings every stage into perspective. 

Learn how your tiny house can be used as a vacation rental, accessory dwelling unit (ADU), or your very own vacation rental Airbnb. You'll get easy-to-follow templates to help you stay on budget and create a great investment.

Exclusively on DesignClass

Each lesson features exclusive videos, downloads, and hands-on activities to help you learn quickly and effectively.

What You'll Learn

Access exclusive videos & materials

Design Your Dream

Learn how to design your dream tiny house for your unique personality and needs. Download helpful templates to get started.

Tiny House DesignClass

Plan your Tiny House Life

Learn how to think about all the small details that make your tiny house a joy to live in.

Tiny House DesignClass

Learn from 20 Years of Experience

Lou is a people person with a passion for customer service & tiny houses. He brings two decades of construction experience as the founder of Tiny Mountain Houses.

Lou Pereyra - Tiny Mountain Houses

Make it Yours

Learn how to turn an empty shell into a warm & welcoming space you can call home.

Tiny House DesignClass


Access helpful documents & templates 
for your tiny house planning

Be Budget Smart

Get a simple budget template for your tiny house. Great for understanding scope and starting off strong.

Tiny house Budget Template

Plan your Future

Get an easy-to-understand spreadsheet & strategy guide to analyze the investment potential for your tiny house as a rental property, ADU, or Airbnb.

Tiny house Pro Forma Template

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Learn at your own pace
on any device

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    Early Considerations

    • Is Going Tiny for Me?

    • If you want a foundation...

    • If you want a tiny house on wheels...

    • Size Wisely

    • Budgets

    • Are Tiny Houses Only for Millennials?

    • Discovering What You Love

  • 3

    Designing Your Tiny House

    • Loving & Living In your Tiny House

    • Windows give Life

    • Kitchen Design: Efficient & Beautiful

    • Lighting Needs to be Slim & Durable

    • Bathroom Design: Efficient & Flexible

    • Storage & Lofts

    • Materials & Livability

    • Interior Doors should Get Out of the Way

    • Heating & Cooling

    • Small Details Matter

    • Activity: Design Your Tiny House

  • 4

    Tiny House Design Principles

    • Know What You Want

    • Know Your Core Elements

    • What Makes a Good Looking Tiny House?

    • Creating a Livable Space

    • Don't Forget the Technical Details

    • Does Tiny = Easy?

    • Maintenance & Thinking Ahead

  • 5

    Budgeting & Financing

    • Budgeting Basics

    • Tiny House Budget Template

    • What are the financing options?

    • Tiny House Loan & Mortgage Calculator

  • 6

    Bonus: Make Money from Your Tiny House

    • Simple Rental Calculator

    • Tiny House Airbnb Calculator

  • 7

    Hiring a Builder

  • 8


    • Please Review this DesignClass


  • Who is this DesignClass for?

    This DesignClass is for anyone who has dreamed of building or buying their very own tiny house and needs a little wisdom from someone with experience.

  • How long will I have access to the course?

    Purchasers will have access to the course forever.

  • Do you have a satisfaction guarantee?

    Yes! If you are not completely satisfied, let us know and we will make it right.

Designing a tiny house can be hard,
joining this course isn't.

If you are not completely satisfied,
let us know and we will make it right.

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