Gallery: The Tiny Sweet Pea is the First Houseboat to be Certified by B...

 
One tiny houseboat in Olympia, Washington is not only painted green, but it is also the first houseboat to be certified by Built Green! The one bedroom houseboat was built to be an affordable alternative to urban living, without developing more land. The 550 square foot boat was built by Mike Auderer of Olympia Construction.

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  1. dew June 15, 2012 at 6:02 pm

    I would like to congratulate the builder on his construction and craftsmanship. However, from a financial standpoint, the ongoing fee’s that would be associated with this type of build would not be reasonable. Also, the non motorized aspect of this build would not allow it in many water locations since many marina’s and docks are in communities that do not allow year round on board living or non motorized docking. What are the Coast guard ratings on this project? Good work, but impractical.

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