Inspiration and advice for your building project
An architectural gem in Camden, born out of the constraints of a small plot.
Peter and Linda Swanson have built a sleek, contemporary coastal home with feature glazing to maximise the stunning views and flood the interiors with light.
Shona and Jerry Ponder overcame on-site problems to build a home which blends country chic with practicality — meeting the demands of a large family.
Behind the traditional façade of Rory and Jennie Campbell-Gibson’s loch-side self-build lies a low-maintenance, energy-efficient home. Built for less than £160,000 in a Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB), the house is nestled at the foot of...
An award winning contemporary self-build home in Monmouthshire that combines organic materials such as stone and cedar with contemporary glazing to create a modern, yet rural, home.
First-time self-builders Philip and Margaret Nierop have constructed their unique eco-friendly home on a particularly challenging site, nestled deep in the Devonshire countryside. Winner of Best Eco House in the 2008 Daily Telegraph Homebuilding...
Building your own home can prove an exceptionally good financial investment but don’t make any decisions before considering some of the less obvious costs
When building or renovating your dream home, you will invariably go through a checklist of features, deciding whether they are essential or non-essential. If you are building a house with more than one storey, it is likely the staircase will be in the...
Successful self building needs a mix of many qualities, but are you cut out for the challenge ahead? We offer advice on all the things you need to consider when embarking on a self build project