Dawn and Kevin Truscott chose an 'off-she-shelf' self build solution to create their spacious, charming home
Ash and Jess Alken have built a timeless seaside house in Cornwall with family-friendly features at its heart
For self builders Daniel and Sarah, building an eco home brimming with natural textures and materials was the only way to design their dream home
James and Amanda Rice bought a very ordinary 1950s brick and block bungalow on the Isle of Wight before transforming it into a New England dream home
Patsy Parr took just 22 weeks to complete her first self build — a modern oak framed home built on a budget
Phil and Claire Baker have sensitively renovated and extended a dated 1960s bungalow that sat on their dream plot in the Cotswolds — turning it into a charming family home
The self build event of the year is back! Find inspiration, advice, and all the suppliers you need under one roof, this March, at the National Homebuilding & Renovating Show
By taking on big DIY tasks, first-time self builders Charlie and Helen Mills created exactly what they wanted for their new oak frame home
How much does an extension cost in 2022? Here are up-to-date estimates to guide your project, plus the factors you need to consider when working out cost
Keen to move back to Derbyshire following retirement, Martin and Gill were in luck: their old family home was for sale and they were ready for a big project
Richard Clayson has converted a derelict barn into a home that's not only full of character but achieves EnerPHit standard for energy efficiency
DIY self builders Melanie and Alan Williams have designed and built this characterful barn-style family home for a build cost of just £604/m2
This barn and cow shed were creatively converted into a characterful home on a tight budget — complete with magical tree staircase and smallholding!
Darren and Lucy Henderson bought their garage plot in Bournemouth for just £120K and built an amazing home for their young family
Christine and David Wetherell self built a modern, energy efficient home in Chesire that doesn’t require gas central heating thanks to its fabric first approach
Buying cheap bricks can save you hundreds of pounds on your brick costs without affecting your build quality or the overall look of your new home
With winter just around the corner, radiators not working can be a big problem - here's how to fix the most common problems
Know what to expect when roof windows are installed in your project with this handy step-by-step guide
Taking on some basic home maintenance can help prepare your home for winter — and prevent serious remedial work when temperatures drop. Here's our top tips
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