What could be simpler than having a wedding and reception at home? While at first the idea might seem to be the easiest and least expensive option, be aware that there can be some costs and obstacles you may not have considered.
For example, you will probably need to either rent (or borrow) nearly all of the amenities. These items include tables, chairs, tents, and a dance floor. For a large group you may also need to rent china, glassware, and silverware as well.
Next, evaluate the house itself to determine whether it is, indeed, a good building for the size of your gathering.
Listed below are some questions to ask: