Dr Schutz - We Care About Floors

Edible Landscapes: Bountiful and Beautiful

As autumn begins to work its magic, it’s time to take stock of outdoor spaces and furniture to make sure your wood is weatherproofed and protected ready for winter.

An Award-winning Kitchen Design

Liverpool-based bespoke kitchen designer H. Miller Bros has won the ‘Kitchen Designer of the Year’ award.

Taking Roof Designs to the Next Level

As a key part of the external envelope and overall design scheme, it’s always worth taking the time to get the roof of your build right.

An Icelandic Work of Art

Studio Bua has transformed a derelict concrete barn in rural Iceland into a light and modern home and artist’s studio.

Help to Build: Making Self-build Accessible For All

As we become more particular about the home we choose, self-building offers the perfect solution.

Case Studies

Project Inspiration

Contracts and Legalities

In this article, Max Mace, Managing Director of NM Finance, looks at the raft of competitive and innovative self-build mortgages that have come to the market post-pandemic.
Are you struggling to find a self-build site that meets all your needs? Perhaps you’re finding it tough to know where to start? This month, to offer a helping hand, we’ve talked to Peter Johns, Research Director at plotbrowser.com. Here, Peter reveals his top tips on finding the perfect plot to build your very own dream home.
Does the new Paragraph 80 mean it will be easier to build your dream home in the open countryside? Kris Baxter, Founder & Creative Director of Studio 11 Architecture, investigates.
Developing property – whether that be commercial or domestic – is a legal minefield, one whose complexities aren’t always easy to navigate. The intricacies of the planning world have not only left many self-builders and developers frustrated in the past, but worse than that, out of pocket, too. After all, when it comes to self-builds, it’s...