Got a little space in your backyard for an out building? Want to build a little getaway structure outside the city? Then a yurt may be just what you're looking for. These simple structures have been around for a long time and they're gaining new popularity with easy build kits.
- Laurel Nest Yurts Based in Horse Shoe, North Carolina, this company sells complete yurt kits as well as individual components.
- Pacific Yurts This Oregon company has been around since 1978. They produce and sell kits for yurts ranging in size from 12' to 30' in diameter.
- Spirit Mountain Yurts Based in Santa Fe, New Mexico, this company offers kits for yurts that range in size from 16' to 30' in diameter. They also carry additional yurt add-ons, like vinyl roofs, doors and windows.
- Yurtz By Design This Canadian company handcrafts yurts that range between 8' and 32' in diameter. They also carry yurt accessories, like composting toilets and fireplaces.
- Smiling Wood Yurts This family owned business is based in Washington State and offers complete yurt kits as well as accessories.
- Yurts of America This company has been creating yurts for over 20 years. Based in Indianapolis, they offers yurts that range in size from 16' to 30' in diameter.
- California Yurts Based in Ukiah, California, this company has been building yurts since 1976. They have a wide selection of yurt styles, ranging from the simple to the more elaborate.
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