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ASTM WK84336

New Terminology for Standard Terminology Of Tiny Houses

1. Scope

This standard consists of terms and definitions pertaining to the field of tiny houses, and in particular, terms related to the standards generated by ASTM Subcommittee E06. 26 on Tiny Houses.


tiny home, caravan, structure, building, manufactured building, vehicular unit, chassis, trailer


Defining the terms and definitions of tiny houses is the foundation to unify and create conformity without borders to unite all the international countries with the common language of the tiny house industry. The users will be manufacturers, end users, building officials, legislators, third-party certification agencies architects, engineers, designers, real estate agents, lenders, insurance agencies, schools, standard developers, associations, advocates, owner builders, and more.

The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.


Developed by Subcommittee: E06.26

Committee: E06

Staff Manager: Frank McConnell

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 11-30-2022

Technical Contact: Janet Thome

Item: 000