DIY Flatpack Log Cabin for $9,999
Well not sure if this is a first globally or not, but it would seem that now you can buy a DIY flat-pack home kit at the Supermarket giant known as Tesco.
For those of us here in North America, Tesco is a British multinational grocery and general merchandise retailer that has several stores located in the United Kingdom. This giant supermarket really is selling all that a shopper could need. Not only do the sell the house kit, you also can get it including the property! What a clever marketing giant!
Tesco that also sells groceries, electronics, clothing and wine now has a line of self-assembly log cabins.
Customers also will earn points. For the 'Finnlife' cabin model, a customer is going to pay £9,999 but they will earn 19,998 Clubcard points.No doubt that will pay for a lot of household supplies!
Those that are interested in this offer are advised to check with their local housing authorities to be sure they get all the building approvals and permissions before buying.
Not only can you buy it there, but Tesco also offers delivery right to your doorstep. They will bring the self-assembly log cabin kit to you and then the assembly is left in your hands.
The Helsinki model measures 32ftx15ft 10in. It is constructed from tongue and groove boards that slot together. It has eight windows, French doors, and the roof is made from felt shingles.
This model also boasts a decking area and double-glazing. You can upgrade to a guttering kit, underfloor heat as well as laminated flooring! Sounds pretty great for the DIY guy.
So are you starting to visualize yourself sitting on your deck, or how you are going to decorate the interior. How about those meals you plan to eat. Hey, you can always get your groceries at your now one-stop Tesco Supermarket! Please note that the price is in English Pounds not US dollars.
Buying a log Cabin Home
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Log Cabin Maintainance
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