Inspiration and advice for your building project
There is a growing army of renovators turning the most ordinary of homes into something special. Natasha Brinsmead looks at some examples and explains how an external makeover can create the home of your dreams.
Converting a barn is a chance to create a unique home in a rural location — so why do so many people get it wrong? Michael Holmes explains the key internal layout design issues and how to go about extending a conversion, plus advice from architect...
From kitchen worktops to floors and walls, concrete is making a big impact in interiors
Jane Burnside explains her techniques for designing contemporary interiors
A look at the design implications of building your own home on a sloping site. Includes advice on upside down living and kerb appeal.
Jonathan and Jenny Blain have virtually rebuilt The Old Bakehouse in Devon, using eco-friendly materials and incorporating state-ofthe- art technology to create a home that has it all.
If you’ve got a passion for fabulous, mid-20th century design and you want to achieve this look in your own home, follow these simple tips to creating a space that incorporates some of the most iconic design features of the period.
Enjoy a clutter free home by making storage an integral part of your design