Built in 1938 and protected by Concrete Blast Walls, Bawdsey Radar Station was the world’s first operational radar station. The walls had decayed steadily since the building was vacated in 1991, leaving the top layer…
Published in Structural elements
At the Selfbuild Bootcamp you will learn from the UK’s leading experts how to plan, finance, design and manage your own project, saving you time and money.
Three stone ruins standing strong on a hillside located on the northern edge of Penryn, Cornwall, was all the inspiration that Dan Thompson required for the design and build of a sympathetic barn conversion.
Published in Innovative Homes
James Gray and wife Claudia set out to transform 30 acres of farmland in north Essex into a unique timber home for the entire family. Energy efficiency was a key driver within their brief, so…
Published in Project Inspiration
The Southern Homebuilding & Renovating Show, proudly sponsored by Everest, returns to Sandown Park, Surrey, on the 1st and 2nd July 2017.
The Scottish Homebuilding & Renovating Show, proudly sponsored by Everest, returns to the SEC, Glasgow, from 20th to 21st May 2017.
Build It Live will take place from 10 to 11th June in Bicester, on the borders of Oxfordshire, Buckinghamshire and Northamptonshire. The exhibition is being run in association with Graven Hill – the UK’s first…
BuildStore’s Rachel Pyne discusses why renovation projects are so successful and explains the best way to fund your next venture.
Published in Viewpoint
The popular National Self Build & Renovation Show returns in May. The event is perfect for anyone interested in creating a well-designed, healthy and efficient home.
Tracy Alder and Andrew Laidler purchased a 16th century farmhouse in rural Northumberland with a view to carry out a complete renovation project and create a beautiful home for themselves and their 10-year-old son.
Published in i-nterior