The fit out of this design is fully customisable - but below are just some of the features of our standard "Arlo" build. If you would like to know more, please contact us.


Size: 2.4 meters wide by 7.8 meters long (1 meter over hang on loft making Arlo 8.8 x 2.4)
Galvanized for longevity & rust protection

Electric braking system for safer travel
3500 GVM
3 year Warrant of Fitness
1 year registration


1 upstairs loft designed for a queen sized bed

The Storage loft can be optionally increased in width to allow for a second guest sleeping loft.

Seating and Storage

Spacious lounge seats 6 comfortably

Custom built EUROPLY Storage stairs

Custom built loft balustrade feature shelves/storage

Space Saving "Mason Jar Pantry" built into kitchen wall


Customised cabinetry

High quality lightweight EUROPLY cabinetry throughout

Blum Hinges and fittings

Robin Hood Extractor Fan

Space saving "Between the studs' pantry

Optional Barn slider feature door which doubles as a bathroom door when closed and a pantry door when open


800 x 800 shower with shower dome

Your choice between a flush or compost toilet

Quality stainless steel fittings throughout

Custom built vanity

Concealed Mirror storage 


Shell Stage

The exterior completely finished with trailer, framing, windows, cladding, flashing, ply wood floors and roofing all in place. 

Please enquire for price


Your tiny house completely finished with the features mentioned above. Ready to drive to it's new spot and become your home!




Construction / Materials 

  • Exterior framing - 70 x 45mm Pine timber H1.2 treated 

  • Internal wall framing - 70 x 45mm Pine timber H1.2 treated

  • Loft Framing - 90 x 45 macrocarpa (this allows loft framing to be left exposed for extra heigh in the kitchen)

  • GreenStuff insulation in walls and ceiling

  • 40mm polystyrene insulation under the floor

  • Dimensions of the trailer are 7.8 x 2.4 x 4.2 - however "Arlo has a  1 meter overhang on second story small loft making it approx 9 meters long at the longest point of the build

  • Lightweight high grade interior Popla plywood lining on internal walls and ceiling with a simple but attractive groove detail at the joins.

  • Option for painted or clear seal finish to interior walls

  • Cladding combinations of coloursteel and palisade weatherboards which are available in many different colours. We are also open to talking about alternative cladding of your choice. 

  • Single glazed aluminum windows. We have always built with single glazed joinery because it means we can use plenty of windows and still keep weight down. We've never had trouble heating our tiny homes. You can choose double glazed if you prefer however the window quantity in the design will need to be reduced for weight reasons. 

  • Large French doors and bi-folding window across the kitchen.

  • Slimline gutters on both sides of the roofline.

  • Vinyl flooring throughout

  • 900 x 700 hollow core cavity sliding door into bedroom

  • Barn Slider bathroom door (doubles as pantry door when bathroom door is open). We like this door to be a real feature so will work with you to find something perfect. Past clients have used solid cedar or macrocarpa doors. Another option is a feature antique door which has been restored.


  • Stainless steel kitchen sink and tapware

  • Custom built lightweight Europly kitchen cabinets

  • Your choice of Choice of Plywood, Macrocarpa, or stone veneer benchtops

  • RobinHood Slim Extractor fan

  • Subway tiles across bench top and for splashback 

  • Deep stainless steel sink


  • Size: 2.4 meters wide by 7.2 meters long

  • Hot Dip Galvanized for longevity and protection against rust

  • Electric braking system for safer travel

  • 3500 GVM

  • 3 year Warrant of Fitness

  • 1 year registration

  • 4 x stabilisers

Custom Designed Cabinetry

  • Storage Stairs made out of pine and Eurolite plywood. The setup of the storage stairs can be modified to suit your needs

  • Shelves that double as a loft ballustrade


  • 800 x 800 shower with bifold doors to save space

  • Custom built vanity

  • You can choose between a 'roll out' compost toilet that is hidden beneath a wide spacious vanity or a smaller vanity with a composting toilet positioned beside it. A flush toilet is also an option if you prefer

  • Attractive top mounted sink above vanity

  • Bathroom mirror cabinet 

Electrical, Plumbing and Gas fitting

  • All electrical and gas-fitting work will be carried out by qualified professionals

  • An electrical warrant of fitness and gas certification will be provided

  • Ample LED spotlights and power points in bedroom, bathroom and loft area

  • 3 way spotlight in the kitchen area

  • Hanging feature pendant in the living room - This is always a feature so we'll decide on it with you!

  • Water Heating will be via a Rinnai Infinity 16L Califont 

  • Mains water hookup

  • Hookup for LPG Gas cooking

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