Tiny House Living: $ 200 Microhouses Built with Scavenged Stuff Recycling can be fun. But then, how about picking up dump worthy stuff to make a living space? Possible. In case you are not convinced, we would like to show you Derek Diedricksen’s venture into that terrain. The 33-year old carpenter has excelled in making tiny houses from scavenged materials. And, if you are thinking of the budget, each house costs only $ 200 to build!