This couple had never built anything until they bought a piece of land with a small house a few years ago. After thorough studying of building instructions and tips they decided to construct the new house by themselves. This work took two years.
Cuttin' some trees
100mm of shingle for drrrrainage
Outer walls raised and ready for roof. Walls consist of ca 300mm insulation.
Starting to see the shape of the rooms
Bathroom + Sauna under development
Bathroom walls and door to sauna
"Floating" desk of steel pipe, MDF board and a 3mm rubber sheet to cover it all
Other side of the office
Walk in pantry
Pinewood interior and a sauna with 50kgs of rock
Outside view, two years after start