Men's Life Video Watch This Man Build an Awesome Off-Grid Log Cabin By Himself (Video) By Greg Baugher Posted on March 14, 2018 2 min read 0 1 1,139 As the world becomes increasingly obsessed with technology, there’s some of us who long for a more traditional life. In a complete contradiction of terms, living off the grid is trending. Plenty of land is still for sale out there, with gorgeous 50-acre lots under $50K. The thing is, once you’re out there, you need a shelter, and how in the world do you manage that? Well, you could do what Canadian outdoorsman and writer, Shawn James did, and build it yourself. Watch this video and be amazed, as James gives you a visual look at every detail needed to build an authentic log cabin.