Inspiration and advice for your building project
A hi-spec contemporary home in the Scottish borders.
Mortgage broker Marcus Copeland and his wife Yvonne’s new home is almost the quintessential self build story — huge ambition matched by a hopelessly stretched budget, spiralling costs and immense stress. The finished house includes two double garages, a...
A small but perfectly formed self-build has not only provided Jennifer Hope and Mark Higgins with their first home, but a business venture too
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.
David and Annette Southwick's previous home was highly commended in the 2002 Homebuilding & Renovating Awards
Inside the February 2014 issue: See a stunning example of organic architecture in Gloucestershire, the latest on co-housing, making use of natural light and lots more useful advice on self-building and renovating