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Welcome to Huia Living—Auckland’s leading Portable Cabins & Cottages Provider! Discover the perfect blend of efficiency and style with our range of transportable tiny homes and cabins, crafted right here in New Zealand. Whether you’re looking to expand your living space or embark on the journey of homeownership, our affordable, self-contained units are built with high-quality materials designed to endure New Zealand’s toughest conditions.

Explore how Huia Living can tailor a smart, sustainable tiny home solution for you. Embrace the tiny living movement with confidence, knowing you’re opting for quality and affordability. Get your free instant quote today and start your tiny home journey!

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About Us

#1 Portable Cabins & Cottages Company Auckland

Welcome to Huia Living, where we bring the dream of simplified, sustainable living within your reach. Located in Auckland, our specialty lies in crafting a diverse range of prefabricated tiny homes that combine functionality with aesthetic beauty to enhance your property’s value. Our homes are built with locally sourced materials that meet both New Zealand and international standards, ensuring durability and quality.

Our skilled team ensures that every home we deliver surpasses expectations with its craftsmanship and customer satisfaction. Dive into a minimalist, eco-friendly lifestyle with Huia Living, where quality and client satisfaction are at the forefront of what we do.

We cater to a variety of needs and budgets, offering different styles and options to ensure there’s a Huia Home perfect for everyone. From individuals seeking a cozy, eco-conscious retreat to families looking for a budget-friendly housing solution, we provide choices that make tiny living accessible and stylish. Contact us today for a free quote and begin your journey with Huia Living, where every home is a step towards a sustainable future. Reach out to us at 0800 452 153
to explore our tiny home options and find the one that’s right for you.

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Years In Business

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Our Range

Choose From Our Crafted Range Of Portable Cottages & Cabins Auckland

Coastal Range

Our durable Coastal Cabins are built to precise specifications, offering affordable, comfortable, and versatile solutions for living, working, or entertaining on any property. Experience seamless purchasing with rapid lead times and transparent construction updates, ensuring you stay informed every step of the way.

1 Bedroom Cabin

This self-contained 1-bedroom cabin is available in 6 different floor plans for 8 x 3m and 9 x 3m cabins, featuring a kitchen/dining/lounge area and a separate bedroom. It is fully insulated and equipped with a bathroom and kitchen, offering the ultimate solution for your accommodation needs. The cabin boasts modern styling with quality fixtures and fittings throughout. Transportable on a trailer, it provides easy and affordable access to your property.

2 Bedroom Cabin

Workmanship and service delivery are non-negotiable; in order to guarantee the best possible outcome and consistency from our team and stakeholders, we have a rigorous 147-point quality assurance check-list and a three-step sign-off process that involves the team members, the project manager, and the team leader before you sign off in the end.

Studio Cabin

Coastal’s studio cabins, our smallest and most economical self-contained options, come in sizes of 14.4m2, 18m2, and 21.6m2, designed to comfortably fit a double or queen-size bed. These stylish, fully insulated cabins provide year-round comfort and combine a kitchen, dining, lounge, and bedroom space, with a separate bathroom area. Equipped with ample power outlets and roller blinds for privacy, these cabins are perfect for tight spaces or as extra accommodation. The larger model, in particular, has proven very popular as an effective solution for hosting family and friends or personal use during extended building projects.

Evoke Range

Our Evoke range provides spacious, trailer-mounted tiny houses that combine mobility with comfort, designed to precise specifications for easy relocation without complex consents. Enjoy customizable options with straightforward purchasing, quick lead times, and clear updates throughout the construction process.

1 Bedroom Cabin

The Evoke Range offers compact, designer tiny houses on trailers, providing mobility without the need for complex consents and ensuring all the comforts of a traditional home. Each unit features a spacious living room, bedroom with ample storage, and a modern kitchen with built-in appliances, customizable with optional laundry and your choice of stylish finishes like charred timber or macrocarpa. Designed to be fully code-compliant, these homes are quickly constructed and delivered with all necessary certifications for plumbing and electrical works.

2 Bedroom Cabin

The Evoke Range 2-bedroom tiny house combines luxury and practicality in a mobile small home, ideal for singles or families. Featuring a living room, master bedroom with extensive storage, and a designer kitchen with all appliances—plus options like an en suite and laundry—this model offers three floor plans for 10 x 3m or 12 x 3m homes. Built on trailers for easy relocation without complex consents, each house is constructed to code, ensuring full home comforts and durability. Clad with your choice of charred timber or natural macrocarpa, these quickly delivered homes are beautifully crafted inside and out, complete with all necessary plumbing and electrical certifications.

Why Choose A Portable Cabin Or Cottage For Your Auckland Property?

Building or buying a tiny home can make a significant impact on your lifestyle. Whether you’re a property manager looking to offer innovative living solutions or a homeowner seeking functionality and simplicity, investing in a tiny home can be a rewarding experience if approached correctly.

Our team of tiny home builders is experienced in working with both homeowners and property managers across Auckland, tailoring each tiny home to meet specific individual needs. We focus on client-specific solutions, ensuring that no two tiny homes are the same.

We favor a straightforward process, offering free consultations through to the completion of your tiny home. Each project is managed by a dedicated project manager, involving you in every step to ensure your tiny home meets your expectations. Our designers and builders are committed to providing excellent craftsmanship and customer service, making your transition to tiny living seamless and enjoyable.

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Our Process

Our Auckland Portable Cottage & Cabin Process

A single point of contact will oversee the coordination of many crafts and specialties needed for your tiny home project, ensuring a smooth and effective process from beginning to end. Constructing a tiny home can improve its utility and property worth in addition to having a big lifestyle impact. It’s not only about making your place seem nice. This trip involves multiple critical stages from inception to completion, providing a thorough grasp of what to expect during this revolutionary process.

Step 1 | Free Consultation

Start your portable cabin or cottage home journey with a free consultation. We discuss your vision, needs, and the specific requirements you have for your new cabin or cottage home. This initial meeting helps us understand what you’re looking for in terms of style, functionality, and location.

Step 2 | Design Customization

Based on the consultation, our team drafts a design that aligns with your preferences and lifestyle needs. As each tiny home is unique, this step ensures that your home will be perfectly suited to you, from its layout to its aesthetic details.

 

Step 3 | Project Management

Once the design is finalized, a dedicated project manager is assigned to your build. This manager is your point of contact throughout the process, keeping you informed and involved at every stage. They ensure that the project adheres to the agreed timeline, budget, and quality standards.

 

Step 4 | Construction

Our skilled builders and craftsmen take over to construct your tiny home using high-quality materials and sustainable practices. Attention to detail is paramount as we strive to not only meet but exceed your expectations.

 

Step 5 | Completion and Delivery

After everything is finished, we take you on a tour of your brand-new cabin or cottage to make sure you love every detail. After receiving your final approval, we get your house ready for delivery and take care of all the necessary arrangements to make sure it gets to the desired place securely and ready for you to move into.

Why Choose Us

Why Choose Our Auckland Portable Cottage & Cabins

Are you trying to find a tiny house construction company that is trustworthy, affordable, and timely? There’s nowhere else to look. Your ideal tiny home can become a reality with the help of our skilled team of mobile cottage and cabin builders.

Proudly Local, Supporting Our Community

We take pride in being a locally owned and operated business. Every tiny home is constructed right here in New Zealand, using locally sourced materials whenever possible. By choosing us, you’re not only getting a top-quality home but also supporting the local economy and workforce.

Unlock Your Dream Without Breaking the Bank

We know how important budgeting is, particularly when it comes to your home. To ensure that you can realize your ideal of minimalist living without sacrificing quality or financial security, we provide low prices on all of our tiny homes.

Built to Last with Premium Materials

Each tiny home we construct is the result of expert craftsmanship and premium materials. Our homes are built with exceptional quality and durability in mind, and they come with a comprehensive warranty that ensures peace of mind in addition to long-lasting comfort.

Complete 'Done for You' Service

Our 'done for you' service guarantees a hassle-free transition to tiny home ownership, from the first design consultation to the actual key distribution. You may enjoy the creative process of designing your home without worrying about the logistical concerns because our staff takes care of all parts of the construction and setup.

Customizable Options to Fit Your Financial Plan

We think everyone should have a house that suits their tastes without sacrificing their financial objectives. We provide a variety of designs and adjustable options to suit any budget, so you may find the ideal small home to fit your tastes and financial situation.

Streamlined Process from Start to Finish

Starting a tiny home should be a fun, rather than daunting, endeavor. From obtaining permissions until the last installation, our staff takes care of every aspect to make sure everything goes smoothly and without a hitch. With little work on your side, you can just sit back and watch as your little home comes to pass.

We Are A Business Who Cares, And it Shows

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Frequently Asked Questions

Starting a tiny house project can bring new life to your living area, but it also brings up many concerns about how to proceed, what materials you’ll need, how much it will cost, and what kind of outcomes you can expect. To assist you with these decisions, we’ve put together a comprehensive FAQ section with answers to commonly asked questions about building tiny homes. This application is meant to assist you in all phases of the undertaking, from the initial planning to the finishing touches. We encourage you to contact us directly if you have any further questions or would need more specialized advice. Our goal is to help and mentor you on your transformative journey while making sure your small home meets your needs and vision.

We use our own vehicles for delivery, requiring an unobstructed access path of at least 3.7m in width and 3.5m in height.

While technically possible, it requires a vehicle with a towing capacity over 3.5 tons, dynamic braking, and appropriate vehicle signage and lighting. We recommend utilizing our experienced delivery team for convenience and safety.

 

Yes, the cabin is permanently welded to the trailer, providing structural rigidity and the flexibility to relocate without needing building consents, similar to a caravan.

 

No building consent is needed as our cabins are considered temporary accommodation and are similar to caravans. They do not require consent if under 30 square meters or mounted on a trailer, though local council regulations can vary.

 

The cabin includes a standard flush toilet, with options for chemical or composting toilets. Waste water can be managed through a macerating pump (optional) that facilitates easy connection to septic or sewer systems. Alternatively, grey water can be reused in gardens or drained into existing gully traps.

 

Connection should be handled by a registered local plumber to comply with health and safety standards, and to meet any local council requirements.

 

A 15m power cord and adapter are provided for a 16-amp supply, with capability for upgrade to 32 amps. For more demanding appliances, consider installing a dedicated power circuit through a certified electrician.

 

Plumbing setups are designed for easy connection by a plumber, or an ordinary garden hose can be used for simpler setups.
Access requires a minimum of 3.7m clearance and 3.5m height free from obstacles. The site should be flat or near-level, free from overhead obstructions like trees or wires. Our team will assess the delivery and installation site beforehand.
The cabin should be placed at least 3m from property boundaries, though closer placement may be possible with neighbor consent. Local council guidelines should also be consulted.
The tow bar is 1.5m long and retracts for convenience.

The cabin's height is 3.3m from the ground to the highest point of the roof when on the trailer, with an interior height ranging from 2.2m to 2.8m.

 

A TV cable is pre-installed in each cabin.
We recommend using a WiFi router, which your internet service provider can supply and set up.
No, our cabins are pre-built in our factory and delivered ready for immediate use.
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