The Future of Self-build Homes

Matt Willemsen, at Spatial Future, puts forward his thoughts on the future of self-build homes and explains what we can expect this future to look like.

Meet the Moving, Kinetic Self-build

At first glance, Sliding House is a conventional building form, in harmony with the neighbouring agricultural vernacular. However . . .

More Detail at the Start, the Fewer Headaches Later

For design and construction specialist Dan Grimshaw, Founder and Principal at Beam Development, good planning is all about going deeper into the details.

Razor-sharp, Unobstructed, Contemporary Extension

Finkernagel Ross has given a traditional Victorian terraced home, situated in west London, a dramatic and unobstructed new space.

Picking the Perfect Front Door

A good entrance door should work hard for your home. Firstly, it must perform – providing security, comfort and reassurance. Secondly, it must enhance the property.

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Contracts and Legalities

For design and construction specialist Dan Grimshaw, Founder and Principal at Beam Development, good planning is all about going deeper into the details.
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In this article, Verity Lovelock of BBD Architects, a renowned Hampshire practice that specialises in bespoke residential design, reveals the five key questions to ask when appointing an architect.
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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.
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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.
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