A different way to build a house #48 – design your own house like an architect

One way to build a house would be to design it yourself. Even if you don’t want to do your own design, the exercise might be helpful before talking to a “real” architect to help you get a handle on your ideas. If you plan to follow this path, reading some books would be a good idea (example).

There is a channel on YouTube that can also be interesting. On this channel, an architect named Doug Patt lays out different ideas and principles in architecture. For example:

His channel (with about 50 videos) can be found here: HowToArchitect

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