This video suggests, to the tune of a couple of "gently rebellious folk songs", the relative ease and simplicity of (small) house building:
If you don't think you have a fast enough connection to download these videos, you can get a download manager that resets dropped/slow connections, sometimes in the form of a plugin for your browser that allows downloading streaming videos for later viewing. (So) You can (also) go to a place, such as a neighbour, local library or cafe, where there's a faster line, and download all kinds of things for later viewing at your leisure.
If all else fails, there are plenty of links to static pages with nice images, even beginning with a Google Images keyword search. Another place/way to begin might be here (see also links below): http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Small_house_movement