How to build your own house

Christina Hoghton
house building site
house building site

The Government launched a self-build initiative last year to great fanfare, hoping to boost the sector and enable more people to build their own homes.

Conservative Party Chairman (then Housing Minister) Grant Shapps suggested it was possible to build a three-bed home from scratch for just £150,000.

But if it was that easy wouldn't we all be doing it? %VIRTUAL-SkimlinksPromo%