This post is a preview of the upcoming book, The Homelab Almanac, by yours truly.
Why do you want to build a homelab?
"'Cause it seems fun," is a perfectly valid answer on a lot of levels! Unfortunately, it doesn't provide a lot of information about what equipment we need, or how we'll set it up in our home. For that, we need to dive into the nitty gritty of both intention and circumstance for your future lab.