Self build mortgages release funds at set stages during a project. Find out how a self build mortgage works, how to apply for one and what to expect in terms of the latest rates.
The building regulations can be more than a little confusing to navigate. Our simple, updated, guide for 2023 explains everything you need to know, including what recent changes could mean for you
MVHR systems are essential to the modern airtight home. Tim Pullen explains how this whole-house ventilation system works and the costs of installing mechanical ventilation with heat recovery
Considering self build to create your dream home? Here's how to plan, design and get he best from your project's build team, from start to finish
With ground source heat pumps in the spotlight as low-carbon alternatives to gas boilers, we explain how they work, the pros and cons, plus the costs
Building an extension is a journey. Here's how to navigate your way through plans, costs, trades and more with our helpful beginner's guide
Find out what you can build under Permitted Development without planning permission in our beginner's guide
Changes to Building Regulations Part L take effect from 15 June - here’s how they could impact self builders and extenders
A garage conversion is one of the best ways to add space and value to your home — our simple guide explains everything you need to know to get started
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