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Finalist: Sherloak Home by Acorn Tiny Homes | Tiny Home Awards 2023

Updated on:
February 29, 2024
Sherloak Home by Acorn Tiny Homes | Tiny Home Awards 2023

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Step into the Sherloak Home, a finalist in the Best Interiors category. This tiny titan takes tradition and transforms it, merging practicality with innovative design to create a living space that's both functional and inviting.

At 38 feet long, 8.5 feet wide, and 13.5 feet tall, this tiny home challenges the conventional boundaries of compact living, accommodating up to seven occupants without sacrificing comfort or style. 

But what makes the Sherloak Home by Acorn Tiny Homes a standout in the competition? We'll have to uncover that together.

A Look Inside

Once inside Sherloak Home, you’ll first notice its adaptability; designed for life on the move or as a stationary dwelling, it addresses the growing demand for flexible housing solutions. This versatility is further enhanced by its turn-key nature, coming fully equipped with furniture and appliances that fit seamlessly into the tiny home’s design, ensuring that every square inch is used efficiently.

The sleeping arrangements in the Sherloak Home are particularly noteworthy. With two lofts and a main floor bedroom, the layout is optimized for space and privacy. This is complemented by smart storage solutions, including a deep front hall pullout closet and custom cabinetry, which incorporate hidden and integrated storage options throughout the home. Such features not only maximize living space but also contribute to the home's clean, uncluttered aesthetic.

The main floor bedroom is a masterclass in design, blending functionality with a touch of mystery. It boasts a storage bed, large bedside storage units, and an oversized wardrobe, providing ample space for personal belongings. The hidden bookshelf door, leading to the main bedroom, is a clever addition that adds an element of intrigue while enhancing the home’s overall functionality.

Construction-wise, the Sherloak Home is built to last. Its wood-framed construction is fortified with spray foamed insulation, surpassing typical insulation standards for a cozy, energy-efficient interior. The exterior, featuring stylish metal siding and roofing, not only looks good but is also designed for longevity and low maintenance, with a lifespan of up to 50 years.

On the utility front, the home is well-equipped with modern amenities, including a washer-dryer combo, eco-friendly toilet options, and an oversized shower. It's powered by a Navien energy-efficient tankless water heater and sits on a custom-engineered trailer, ensuring it’s ready for both mobile and static setups. Moreover, it’s certified as a permanent dwelling in Canada (with options for the USA), offering additional versatility through solar and fully off-grid packages, as well as home automation features.

What Makes It Stand Out

The Sherloak Home distinguishes itself with a blend of clever design and functional living spaces, making it a standout finalist in the Best Interiors category. Its unique features, like the hidden bookshelf door and custom storage solutions, maximize every inch of space, elevating the tiny home experience. With its chic finishes, Muskoka or Modern, and the thoughtful integration of practical amenities, it sets a new standard for stylish, compact living.

Awards Won by Acorn Tiny Homes: Their Purple Heart Manor won the Most Out Of The Ordinary award while their Sakura tiny house garnered the Most Creative Use of Space award.

Acorn Tiny Homes is also the brilliant mind behind:

If you want to check more of their builds and models, head over to their website.

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