"There has always been an interest in small houses. However this interest is
rapidly growing today as a result of various factors such as economic conditions
and a desire for simple more effective living.
Advanced technology is another factor that has made small houses and
tiny houses more feasible. For example, today it is possible to have a notebook
computer that can play music and movies replacing huge entertainment systems.
Notebook computers can also store thousands of books, photos, songs, scanned
documents, and other media that at one time required significant storage space…"