Small and Cheap Shelter

This video by  FarmingSustainable takes a look at the Small House Movement.  It features Dee Williams who lives in a tiny house built on wheels in Oregon.

This video by  MarriedDragoon shows how a Tiny House was built for under $5,000.

This video by OutsideFun shows you how to build a Cozy Log Cabin for under $500.

This video by Fine Home Building shows the 800 sq. ft. Seattle, WA 2012 Best Small Home.

This video by Fine Home Building shows 2013 Best Small Home designed by architect, Nir Pearlson.

This video by Kirsten Dirksen shows how Dee Williams is Micro-Homesteading in Washington in a small 84 sq. ft. house she built on trailer axles.

This video by Kirsten Dirksen shows Julie Olson’s small 136 sq. ft. Tiny Home.

This video by RelaxShacksDotCom shows Doug Imal’s passive solar 8’x20′ Tiny House built on trailer axles.

This video by RelaxShacksDotCom shows a 130 sq. ft. Dwell Magazine Tiny House built by Jay Austin.

This video by Kirsten Dirksen shows Jeff White’s small Shipping Container House that is made out of shipping containers.

This video by Kris Venden shows a Bayside Bungalow built on wheels.

This video by P. Allen Smith shows you a 600 sq. ft. Tiny House Project in Little Rock, AR.

This video by PeakMoment shows how Logan Smith and Tammy Strobel are Living Tiny, Finding Community.

This video by Outdoor Research shows how Livin’ Tiny: A Quest For Powder is a 90 sq. ft. portable house on wheels designed for skiers.

This video by RelaxShacksDotCom shows Lloyd Kahn’s 78 sq. ft. Tiny Home.

This video by 16x9onglobal shows the Full Story: Tiny Homes.

Homelessness and Emergency Shelter Options

This video by Paul Elkins shows how to build a Homeless Emergency Shelter.

This video by Technomadia explores the Realities & Myths of Full Time RVing.

This video by AClarino addresses the question: Living in a Van, How Much Does It Cost?

This video by AClarino shows How to Stay Warm Living in a Van.

This video by BlackRaven1515 shows how to Winterize a Tent.

This video by Tony Collins shows Tent City, a camp for the homeless.

This video by David Gudgeon shows how some have gone From Middle Class to No Class in America.

This video by AARPBulletinToday shows how a man has lived in his van for 25 years and has adjusted to his Homelessness.

This video by USA Today shows the New Homeless.

This video by RT America shows the Homeless in the Woods. The Homeless Occupy the Woods as RT revisits Tent City.

Natural Building Alternatives Instructional Videos

This video by CatholicHippie shows techniques on Natural Building.

This video by Roshi Neel is about protecting a sound ecosystem called First Earth.

This video by MooseGeek123 shows a full series on living in a Frontier House.

This video by  PeakMoment shows an Eco-Sensible House.

This video by Andrew Cauthen shows Dennis Weaver building an Earthship house using old auto tires and cans.

This collection of 21 videos by Jennifer Tolentino deals with Natural Homes.  It covers a broad range of interesting alternative homes built from a variety of sustainable materials such as cob, straw bale, log, adobe, and timber.  These are very interesting so try to watch the entire collection.

This instructional video by Off Grid Build shows how to Build A Tire Wall.

This video, Part 1 of 4, by Frederic Wiper shows how to build an Earthship house from tires and natural materials.

This video, Part 2 of 4, by Frederic Wiper shows how to build an Earthship New Solution house using used tires and cans.

This video, Part 3 of 4, by Frederic Wiper shows how to build an Earthship New Solution house using used tires and cans.

This video, Part 4 of 4, by Frederic Wiper shows how to build an Earthship New Solution house using used tires and cans.

This video by Iranian born American architect, Nader Khalili shows how to build an Eco-Dome, a small house made only of earth bags and adobe.

This time lapsed video by Casey Youngblood shows how to build a house with Earth Bags.

This video by Wayne Martin shows how to build an underground shelter using Shipping Containers.

This video by Linda Vigil and Greg Grant shows how to build a straw bale, off-the-grid Solar Powered Pyramid alternative house.

This video by  Brian Patriot shows how to build another underground shelter using Shipping Containers.

This video by ConcreteCanvasPG shows how to build a Concrete Canvas Shelter that can be covered with earth to create an underground space.

This video by SolarCabin shows how to build a low cost off-grid Solar Cabin out of simple materials.  Cheap shelter with no monthly utility bills.

This video by Survivorman, Les Stroud, shows how to build an Off-The-Grid sustainable home.

This video by GreenBuildingAdvisor shows 5 Systems For Healthy, Energy-Efficient Homes. Builder and homeowner Al Rossetto believes that a good indoor air quality is just as important as energy efficiency.

This video by Niki Raapana shows how to build a Gertee which is a blend between a yurt and a teepee. This is not for everyone, but it is interesting.

This video presentation features Part 1 of 2, Living Off-The-Grid 1.

This video presentation features Part 2 of 2, Living Off-The-Grid 2.

This video by Wiley Films shows the reality of Living Off-The-Grid.

Straw Bale Houses – Instructional Videos

This video explains the Benefits of Straw Bale construction.

This video by Applause Architects also explains the techniques and benefits of building a Straw Bale House.

This video by Riverstone Studios shows how to live off the grid in a Straw Bale House.

This video by StrawLadyHouse shows you How To Build Your Own Straw Bale House.

This video by Leslie Lee shows a tour of a Straw Bale House in Oregon.

This video by Gabriel Reed shows how to build with Straw Bales.

This video by SkillfulMeans Design shows Low Cost Straw Bale House Plans.

Straw Bale House Workshop, Part 1 of 2.

Straw Bale House Workshop, Part 2 of 2.

This video by Tona Williams shows how to build earth walls in Wisconsin with inexpensive Cob and Straw Bale Construction.