Structural insulated panels are a modern method of construction that can be used for self builds and extensions. Learn more in our complete guide to SIPs
Ground source heat pumps are an eco-friendly alternative to traditional home heating systems. Find out more about these systems and how they work with our ultimate guide
What is an EPC? Our sustainability expert Tim Pullen covers the basics, and offers advice on useful they are to home buyers and self builders
A garage conversion may offer a cheaper, easier way to add extra living space to your home. Find out if yours is suitable for converting, the rules and regulations you'll need to know and cost estimates in this guide
Building an extension is an exciting project to take on but with lots to consider. This advice will guide you through the process, from planning right through to building your dream extension
Air source heat pumps appear to be the Government’s big bet for the future of our homes' space heating requirements. Read our ultimate guide to get to know the technology
Planning permission is a tough, but necessary part of most builds. In our complete guide, we explore everything you need to know
Building estimates are just that — estimates — however, they're an important factor in budgeting for your build. Here's why they're not always accurate
Using a builder to get you to weathertight stage and taking the rest on yourself has its benefits — but needs careful and clear thinking
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