Inspiration and advice for your building project
If you’re worried about keeping your project on budget, a quantity surveyor – or at the very least close attention to cost estimating – is essential, says Jason Orme.
A contemporary self-build on the Cornish coast that seamlessly fits into its surroundings and effectively brings the light and views from outside, in.
Uncertain economic times like these offer great opportunities for self-builders and renovators. But it is well worth reassessing your project to see where you can save financially without compromising on the overall quality. Michael Holmes explains...
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.
Get your head around budgeting with our articles on costs
David Snell revisits Plotfinder Challengers Derek and Sue Moore to see the barn they found together, and converted into a new home. Sue and Derek purchased one half of a derelict granite cattle barn in 2002; the other half was purchased by their new...
A 1960s bungalow has been remodeled and extended in to a charming two storey shaker-style cottage.