Author Archives: Rusty

4 Options for Off-Grid Living

Moving off-grid can be exciting, but it can also be stressful. In this article, we’ll discuss the 4 most popular off-grid living solutions that fit 99% of people out there. At SimpleTerra, we are passionate about alternative home living and want you to have the information you need to decide the right type of housing […]

Yurt Financing Will Help You Buy A Yurt Today

Yurts have been growing in popularity both nationally and around the world. A lot of people are looking for ways to live in nature, to leave behind the fast-paced world. There are a lot of things unique to yurts that you need to be aware of if you’re thinking about yurt living, including how to […]

Dome Home Financing Makes It Easy To Buy A Home

Dome homes are a spectacular option for alternative living, and dome home financing can indeed be a much easier entry to home ownership than a traditional home with a traditional mortgage.  Dome homes don’t look like a conventional home, nor do they cost as much as one does.  They cost a lot less, and are […]

Turning Yurt Dreams into Yurt Reality

Have you ever imagined escaping the hustle and bustle of your life? Have you ever daydreamed about leaving it all behind and living off the grid? Have you ever yearned for an existence interconnected with the beauty of nature? If any of these thoughts have crossed your mind, you may be surprised to find out that […]

Are You Ready For Container Home Living?

My teenager recently left for college, and my wife and I began to talk about downsizing our home to live simpler and with less clutter now that we don’t need as much space. We started looking into container home living and did quite a bit of research to decide if we were ready to downsize […]

Are Container Homes Hurricane Proof?

Since we added our container home line to our business, we have had inquiries about how container homes stand up to the elements and major disasters. A lot of potential customers out of the South, especially Florida, Louisiana, Georgia, and Alabama, wonder whether container homes can withstand hurricane force winds and storms.Are Container Homes Hurricane […]