This barn and cow shed were creatively converted into a characterful home on a tight budget — complete with magical tree staircase and smallholding!
Converting your loft can often be incredibly cost-effective but there's lot to consider to do it well. Find out if your loft is the perfect place to add more space with our expert advice
Philip and Elly Handley converted and extended a run-down barn on a budget of £85k, resulting in a versatile home which confidently utilises every inch of space
Deciding to convert a barn presents the perfect opportunity to create a unique countryside home packed with character
You can claim back thousands of pounds on your conversion project on VAT payments if you know the rules. Find out what types of conversion projects are eligible, and which are not
Notorious for holding up projects for months and demanding fancy new accommodation, bats need consideration during most projects. Jason Orme explains the process and how to minimise disruption
There are more ways than ever to build a roof structure – some quicker and easier than others. Mark Brinkley explains the various options, including the flat, curved, panellised and trussed roof variations
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