12 Amazing Granny Pod Ideas For The Backyard

Hoping to keep your loved one living close to home as long as possible but maybe not living under the same roof? How great would it be to have more time with the kids or grandkids without all the travel back and forth? These amazing Granny Pod ideas are a great way to maintain independence with a little personality and charm!


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Shows are popping up all over television about the tiny house craze - and Grandma is not about to be left in the dust! MEDCottage began as a way to offer care to a disabled individual or senior citizen - offering them their own private space with the convenience of still being at home for care and companionship. More families are seeing the value of having parents or grandparents at home. These surprising Granny Pod ideas show that downsizing doesn’t have to be a difficult experience but with a little creativity and personality - You can have the best granny-cottage on the block!



1. Surprising Granny Pod Idea with Shared Patio


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This sweet "Granny Flat" that shares a patio with the main house!