Inspiration and advice for your building project
Elegant clean lines, light-filled spaces and expanses of glass. This is organic architecture
Period styles are popular amongst self builders so we explain how to get the detailing right for your chosen era
Take inspiration from these natural style contemporary homes.
Clothing their house in local materials ensured that Nick and Sarah Paine’s radically contemporary new sustainable home blends in with its more traditional surroundings. The house is clad in untreated cedar boarding, handmade clay tiles and natural stone...
All too often self built and renovated homes end up as bland as off-the-shelf developer houses. Charlie Luxton reveals some simple ideas to make your project special
A good lighting scheme can really define a house and its interior design.
For every homebuilding project there is the perfect designer the problem is deciding which one to choose. Debbie Jeffery explains how it doesn't have to be a lottery.
See the full contents of the February 2009 issue of Homebuilding & Renovating magazine and find out how to order back issues...