Inspiration and advice for your building project
HB&R editor Jason Orme, answers your self build queries
A luxury conversion of two listed barns in Suffolk. The new family home combines stunning contemporary interiors with dramatic vaulted ceilings and exposed beams.
After two years of incredibly hard work, Lesley and Steve Baker have lovingly turned four run-down 18th century peat cutters’ cottages into one charming property.
The Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) is set to have a huge impact on the plans of self-builders. We explain why.
The questions, and answers, from our Facebook Q&A on planning permission with resident planning expert Sally Tagg.
A Q&A on water based underfloor heating. Questions answered by underfloor heating expert at Polypipe Home Solutions, Martin Dootson.
Mark Brinkley takes a look at 'cohousing', and asks whether this form of community self building is a blueprint for the future?
Legal expert Giles Dixon takes a detailed look at building contracts - including costs, type, disputes and termination.