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serenity exterior
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serenity loft
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Bed Icon 1 Bedroom, 2 Bunk Rooms
Bathroom Icon 1 Baths
Square Feet Icon 888 Square Feet

Serenity Simple Home


Smaller than Zak’s Homes and Cottages, Simple Homes are for the minimalist at heart or the budget-conscious builder. They’re built like tiny homes but, unlike tiny homes, Zak’s Simple Homes are code compliant and meet zoning requirements for most cottage and acreage properties.



If you’ve always wanted an affordable home, or a home away from home, or if you’re a minimalist who just likes to keep things simple, then a Zak’s Simple Home might be just what you’ve been looking for. Ask yourself the following questions:

  • Do I want a getaway cabin, retreat or starter home that is considerably more affordable than a typical cottage or house?
  • Have I always wanted to live a more minimalist lifestyle or leave a smaller environmental footprint?
  • Do I have a small lakeside or acreage lot that won’t accommodate a standard-sized building?
  • Do I want a simple shelter, starter home or home away from home, whether it’s for hunting, for my farm or for seasonal workers?
  • Do I want to lower my debt or live mortgage free?

If you answered yes to any of these questions, then a Zak’s Simple Home might be just what you need.



Our largest Simple Home, this cottage includes three bedrooms (1room, 2 bunk rooms) and plenty of space for family and guests. Large windows and vaulted ceilings give you an expansive feel and great views of the outdoors while letting in plenty of natural light.

  • Zak’s signature pine ceilings
  • Loft living area
  • Large kitchen peninsula
  • Luxury durable and waterproof SPC vinyl plank flooring
  • Gentek vinyl siding
  • Includes high efficiency furnace, HRV, and water heater
  • Price includes moving and screw pile foundation


Every Zak’s custom-built home is backed by our industry-leading warranty.

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