So, there's this average guy who has the same name as I (which makes him already awesome) and build a house all by himself for £3,000. Perfectly normal. Except for the name part, of course.
Mr. Dale (with totally no experience in building, carpentry or whatever) took a hammer and a saw into Welsh woods and began gathering wood with his family. The owner of the forest gave them a piece of land in exchange for looking after these grounds. That was the plan:
That was the work (remember, no experience at all!):
How it looks after being finished:
This guy is a total badass and my hero. His website is http://simondale.net/house/index.htm A lot of tips and advice there!