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Sarah Dickey

Recent Posts by Sarah Dickey:

ADU’s: Accessory Dwelling Units Explained

The term ADU is becoming increasingly popular among contractors and homeowners alike, and for good reason. More and more, ADU’s are piquing people’s interest, especially with states like California and Vermont making them easier than ever to build. But you might be wondering, “what the heck is an ADU anyway?” and that’s a great question. Let’s take a deeper dive!

Topics: volstrukt lightweight steel framing steel framing ADU

City of San Diego Approves Tiny Homes as Affordable Housing Option

Residents of San Diego County are all too aware that affordable housing has become increasingly difficult to come by. The average home price in San Diego is around $675,000, while a typical one bedroom apartment costs about $2,000 a month in rent. Heck, even renting a room is pricey. With homelessness on the rise, and a pandemic threatening the livelihoods of so many, a solution to the affordable housing crisis is long overdue. 

Topics: tiny homes tiny house design tinyhouse