For the longest time, a man cave is something every man aspires to get the moment they have the funds, the space, and the permission for it. There are also many other naming conventions for a man cave, which include mantuary (a play on the word sanctuary). A man cave usually resides within the home itself, whether it be in a spare room, the garage, or even the basement.

But what does it take to build your very own man cave and to call it as your own? For starters, it would definitely take a lot of work to get it up and running. It can be a painstaking process, from sourcing the best lighting to the perfect furniture and even the right gadgets.

Once the project is completed, there is a sense of accomplishment that comes out from it because nothing boosts a man’s ego more than to finish a personal project; especially when it pertains to your very own man cave.

But this begs the question: where does one begin? Follow these steps below to find out how you can build your very own man-land.