Take a look inside this family's tiny garden home they built to live in while renovating

The home that the family are renovating is a small bungalow
A family decided to live in a tiny garden home for 9 months whilst they completed their home renovation, and they share how they did it (Image credit: Google Earth)

It can be a real headache finding the family a place to live while you’re renovating a house, with many opting for cheap rentals or staying with family.

But Sofie Hepworth and her family hit upon an innovative accommodation solution – a one-room studio flat in the garden.

Joseph Mullane
News Editor

News Editor Joseph has previously written for Today’s Media and Chambers & Partners, focusing on news for conveyancers and industry professionals.  Joseph has just started his own self build project, building his own home on his family’s farm with planning permission for a timber frame, three-bedroom house in a one-acre field. The foundation work has already begun and he hopes to have the home built in the next year. Prior to this he renovated his family's home as well as doing several DIY projects, including installing a shower, building sheds, and livestock fences and shelters for the farm’s animals. Outside of homebuilding, Joseph loves rugby and has written for Rugby World, the world’s largest rugby magazine.