Amazon’s Selling a Guest House ‘Kit’ That You Can Build in Your Backyard in 8 Hours

There is nothing like having an extra space in your home, that one extra room that you have always needed. This room comes handy when your friend or cousin comes for the night, or when you want to work or relax in silence.

You may think how that is possible when in my house there are none extra square meters, well, your backyard has them. The construction of this room will not even take so much time, if you have a friend, together just in 8 hours you can build one.

Your “garden house” will be your “ideal home office or guest house” at least that is what it is stated on Amazon. Nonetheless, this DIY garden house can be easily converted into a pool house, studio, a home office, or a guest house. It looks great having an outdoor deck where you can place comfortably two chairs and even a grill.

Allwood’s official website reports the following of their latest product:

“The Solvalla garden house kit is made from high quality solid Nordic wood. This timeless design is an alternative to classic log cabin styled structures. It works well in a variety of surroundings and can be a guesthouse, home office, granny flat, or even a retail space. Versatile Solvalla can also be set up on rooftops of multi-story buildings. Assembly of this solid wood structure takes a full day for two adults. Do it yourself simple step-by-step directions come with the kit and only minimal tools are needed.”

The “kit” of the garden house includes easy-to-follow step-by-step construction directions for your extra room and with some tools you can quickly assemble it. The construction itself weighs in 1125kg or 2480 lbs. The kit of the garden house lacks only roof shingles and foundation materials.

For the construction of this garden house you will need a floor area of 172 sq ft or 16 square meters.

Amazon has been offering this garden house for some time, but you may find it “unavailable”, and in such case you can order it via Allwood’s official website for $6,550. The shipping is free and it will be at your address within 3 to 5 weeks.

The garden house comes without plumbing, but according to the company you can buy many additional DIY kits such as a bathroom add on and others. Plus, it does not have HVAC and electricity, which you need to install by yourself.

The wooden cabin looks adorable and after assembling it, all you need to do is to paint it and decorate it according to your taste and thus create an adorable retreat for you and eventually for your guests.

If you are into DIY projects, this garden house will be a great opportunity for you to try once again your skills.