Cara Brookins had just been through her second bad marriage. She had four kids and very little money – still, the family needed a place to live.
Fortunately, Brookins had the magic of the internet, YouTube, specifically, as her guide. She bought an acre in Arkansas and built her own home, along with her kids, for just $130,000. It took just nine months.
Check out the 3,500 square foot dream house that this family built: