A MOTHER's Staffer's Hand Built Low-Cost Home for $50,000

A MOTHER's staffer takes a "housebuilding sabbatical" to create a hand-built low-cost home measuring 1,800 square feet at the cost of $50,000, includes building diagrams for the low-cost house.



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We used a simple rectangular design with dimensions in multiples of four feet to save on labor and materials.
PHOTO: MOTHER EARTH NEWS STAFF
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Diagram: First floor and second floor plans of the home.
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