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A Couple Started Building Their Own House And What They Created Out Of Nothing Is Amazing

How did they do that?

A Couple Started Building Their Own House And What They Created Out Of Nothing Is Amazing
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L ately, the size of houses in America has been getting bigger, as the style of living has become more modern, with top class facilities available at everyone's disposal.However, there are still people who choose to live away from the crowd and the loud city noise. Talking generally, the big houses might give us more security and comfort, but the smaller ones give us a lot of financial freedom, independence and most importantly, peace.As they say, the thing that matters most is how much we value our relationships and not how bigger the houses we own.Christopher Smith and Merete Muller, a couple from Colorado held on to a thought of having a house far away and did incredibly well setting up a Mobile Home in South Park Valley, situated on the outskirts of Colorado.Watch out the following pictures, watching how they successfully built their 124 square feet home which took almost a year to construct.

It all started from here – laying the foundation

It all started from here –  laying the foundation

Christoper Carson Smith had bought this small area of land of 124 square feet when he was still a graduate student. As he always had dreamt of building a home of his own, his plan was to finish the construction within three months, however, the process took him almost a year.

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They needed help!

They needed help!
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The couple went to many hardware stores to seek assistance from the employees. Christopher also searched many YouTube videos in order to take some help.

The skeleton for the house was soon ready.

The skeleton for the house was soon ready.
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A box with space for windows, porch cut out and no windows!

A box with space for windows, porch cut out and no windows!
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The exterior is completely weather proof!

The exterior is completely weather proof!
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Soon the plywood work and roofing was ready.

Soon the plywood work and roofing was ready.
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Installing the windows with a smile!

Installing the windows with a smile!
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Placing the false ceiling.

Placing the false ceiling.
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Hardwood flooring work by Christopher.

Hardwood flooring work by Christopher.
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He says that-

He says that-
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''Both of us moved and traveled a lot throughout our 20s, so neither one of us owned that much stuff to begin with.''

Hit and trial method was adopted!

Hit and trial method was adopted!
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Merete, painting the exteriors.

Merete, painting the exteriors.
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Finally , it got completed.

Finally , it got completed.
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Drilling the house.

Drilling the house.
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The house is equipped only with the major necessities.

The house is equipped only with the major necessities.
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With no prior experience of construction, it was only their daring that helped them!

With no prior experience of construction, it was only their daring that helped them!
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Sometimes, the view becomes magical.

Sometimes, the view becomes magical.
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The house is tiny but it includes everything they need.

The house is tiny but it includes everything they need.
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They say-

They say-
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''It is about the people you surround yourself with, and how it feels to spend time there.''

And after a few days, it snowed.

And after a few days, it snowed.
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Their ideology!

Their ideology!
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''We treat life as an experiment, rather than a series of dead-end decisions.''

The learning has more to it!

The learning has more to it!
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''The quality of our life doesn't depend on how big our houses are and how much the stuff we own, it depends on our life experiences and the quality of our relationships.''

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Can you ever dare to do this?