Grain silos dot the countryside, a symbol of simple rural living with their simple shapes and metal-clad exteriors. But they aren’t just for storing grain – they can be marvelous homes and hotels as well. The Silo at the Gruene Homestead Inn has been transformed into a 1 bedroom loft apartment, while the Abbey Road Farm Bed & Breakfast has three grain silos incorporated into one large structure.
Floating Home, Lake Union, Seattle - To connect with us, and our community of people from Australia and around the world, learning how to live large in small places, visit us at or at Where on Lake Union is this boat situated? Have you seen it?