SHOPPERS who are looking to break into the world of tiny homes but don’t know where to start are in luck with a new listing.
Walmart is selling a tiny home kit that’s functional, cozy, and available in several sizes.
The Little Cottage Co. 10 ft. x 10 ft. Value Gambrel Wood Storage Barn Precut Kit is on the market for $2,095 but can also be paid for in monthly installments of $109 through buy now pay later service, Affirm.
While the 10 x 10 size is popular, the listing offers 17 different size options including sheds as small as 8 x 10 and as large as 12 x 24.
Prices range from $1,892, all the way up to $3,850.
To purchase the 10 x 10 option with a floor, shoppers should plan to fork over an extra $395.
But customers can count on free shipping no matter the size they settle on.
Sold and shipped by shed maker, Little Cottage Co., the tiny home kit can be returned in-store for free when brought back within 30 days.
Where to buy a tiny home
THE tiny home phenomenon found new heights as an alternative living solution for consumers concerned with ballooning homebuying costs and sustainability concerns.
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You can buy ‘tiny homes’ online in a few places, including:
BUILDING A BARN
The tiny home is encased in six feet sidewalls and features a classic barn-style design.
This feature offers vertical space, whether just for headroom or for storing gardening tools, outdoor equipment, and other necessities.
There’s also 100 square feet of space inside the home, providing room for both people and pets to dwell.
Materials arrive pre-cut and ready-to-assemble and the kit comes with illustrated instructions and hardware.
For shoppers concerned about putting together their first shed, there’s no additional measuring or cutting required.
A large double door allows for easy access and comes with a secure, heavy-duty door latch for added protection.
The listing also refers to the the 2×4 construction as “strong” and touts its ability to withstand inclement weather conditions.
If shoppers opt for the floor option, a wood floor comes with 2×4 treated floor joists and oriented strand board flooring.
Customers should pick up paint, shingles, and drip edge in advance of the tiny home kit’s arrival.
The barn is finished with premium LP SmartSide siding and backed by a 50-year limited warranty.
MORE DAINTY DWELLINGS
The U.S. Sun previously reported on an Amazon offering for a tiny home kit that’s only $674.99.
It promises walking room and plenty of organization for a space of its size.
Listed as the VanAcc outdoor storage shed, the product has a storage capacity of 876 cubic feet.
Plus, a Lowe’s tiny home kit has space to “get rid of chaos” and sells for just $1,012.12.