With thousands of self-build homes completed each year in the UK, we take a look at the things you'll need to consider before embarking on your own self-build project, including planning permission, finding a plot, self-build mortgages and more.
Super detailed! Build your own house from scratch. How we did it with no experience, saved thousands, and how you can do it too! Step by step instructions to build your own or be your own general contractor.
Here's what you're working toward. It looks a lot like the IKEA version, if you ask us. Take note: see that pencil line? We drew that once we found the stud in the wall and it was our measure of how high we wanted the desk to be. Just read below, it'll make sense!
Fancy having a hot tub? I’m sure many would, but the expense of buying and running one is just out of the question, especially if you’re trying to stay off the grid. Well here we have the answer – a wood fired hot tub that you should fit in perfectly with your homestead.This fantastic DIY guide was put together by Skiing Magazine and was featured in their February / March 2009 issue.It’s not the easiest job, but building your own wood-fired hot tub can save you thousands of dollars if…