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 The house that Dee built....  Talk about down-sizing! Dee Williams is living in a house that you really have to see to believe. Norpace cr in us "It's 84 square feet, norpace cr in us so roughly the size of a parking spot. Norpace cr in us Actually, norpace cr in us smaller than a parking spot, norpace cr in us" says Dee Williams, norpace cr in us who decided it was time to move. Norpace cr in us She was living in a 1, norpace cr in us500-square foot home in Portland, norpace cr in us but decided the house wasn't small enough - yes, norpace cr in us small enough! Dee built the tiny cabin herself out of salvaged material. Norpace cr in us She picked the door out of a dumpster and retrieved the floors from a house fire. Norpace cr in us Dee's new tiny home sits in her friend's backyard. Norpace cr in us "In exchange, norpace cr in us I do work on their house, norpace cr in us" she says. Norpace cr in us It takes Dee five steps, norpace cr in us sometimes four, norpace cr in us to get from one end of her house to the other. Norpace cr in us "Two steps through the kitchen and you're in my living room. Norpace cr in us Two steps into the living room, norpace cr in us you bang into the wall, norpace cr in us" Dee says, norpace cr in us laughing. Two solar panels provide electricity. Norpace cr in us A tiny propane tank allows Dee to cook in her $10, norpace cr in us000 home on wheels. Norpace cr in us Do her friends think the 44-year-old hazardous waste inspector is crazy? "My friends definitely thought, norpace cr in us well, norpace cr in us they had some questions for me!" she says. Norpace cr in us The obvious question: Why? The simple answer: "A simpler life, norpace cr in us time, norpace cr in us more money. Norpace cr in us I don't have a mortgage. Norpace cr in us I don't have a big utility bill, norpace cr in us" Dee says. Norpace cr in us Her monthly heating bill in the winter is $6, norpace cr in us less in the summer. Norpace cr in us "I'm able to offer money to my family if they need it, norpace cr in us (and to) my friends if they need it, norpace cr in us" says Dee. Norpace cr in us To get to her bedroom, norpace cr in us she walks up a step ladder to her loft. Norpace cr in us "Every night I look at the stars and watch it rain over and over again. Norpace cr in us So this is it. Norpace cr in us Not much to it, norpace cr in us" says Dee. Norpace cr in us And that's the point. Norpace cr in us Not much to it. Norpace cr in us Simple. Norpace cr in us Small. Norpace cr in us A dream house tinier than a parking spot. Norpace cr in us "Right now there's nowhere else I want to be!" http://www.katu.com/news/local/8499817.html