Inspiration and advice for your building project
There are lots of questions to ask if you are building your own home
Building your own home is the only way to combine creating the home of your dreams with massive savings. This is a quick, general guide for those wondering what it’s all about.
We explain how savings made by self building allow people to build bigger and better homes than they would otherwise have been able to afford.
Successful self building needs a mix of many qualities, but are you cut out for the challenge ahead? We offer advice on all the things you need to consider when embarking on a self build project.
Words of wisdom from self builders, telling you the things you need to know before you build
HB&R editor Jason Orme, answers your self build queries
If you want a home away from home, why not consider self building or renovating?
The dream for many people is to build their own home from the ground up in the most idyllic location imaginable
Kevin McCloud has been presenting the channel 4 programme Grand Designs since it first aired in 1999 and with its stories of the trials and tribulations of people attempting to create the homes of their dreams has and still remains a ratings hit
Includes what it means and information on mortgages, finding land, costs and much more.