Removing a chimney breast offers a trade off — extra space for original features — that's worthwhile for the right home. Here's everything you need to know, from cost to structural implications
Ignoring the need for adequate self build insurance could leave you and your project in dire straits. Make sure you’re protected with this beginner’s guide
A natural swimming pool offers a thriving habitat for wildlife, a haven for natural planting, and chemical-free swimming — here’s what to know
Bathroom renovation costs might seem complex to work out, but with our guide to budgeting for a bathroom makeover, you can take the guesswork out of your project
A healthy home makes both the physical and mental wellbeing of those living in it a priority. Follow these eight steps to give your project plans a health check-up
Meeting the EnerPHit standard is the peak achievement for retrofitting an existing property to be energy efficient. This is what you need to know
A good building contract protects both you and your builder, setting out key responsibilities for a dispute-free build. Here’s what you need to know
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