State of the Art

Artistic Studio is located within the heart of what was once a bustling artistic and bohemian community in London.

10 Things Every Self-builder Wished They Knew

We asked the team at Kiss House to tell us 10 things self-builders wished they had known before embarking on a pre-fabricated house-building journey.

Finding the Perfect Brick Match

With so many different types of bricks on the market, it can be a minefield for self-builders to make the right choice.

Environmentally-friendly Paint Finishes

There’s a growing interest in environmentally-friendly paints, but what do you need to check when choosing which to use?

The Self-build Diaries: Clare and Joe Hughes

Clare and Joe Hughes decided on a route that would offer them the chance to put their stamp on a property.

Case Studies

Project Inspiration

Contracts and Legalities

Verity Lovelock of BBD Architects, a renowned Hampshire practice that specialises in bespoke residential design, provides a step-by-step guide to get you started on your self-build or renovation.
Patrick Cannon, one of the UK’s leading Tax Barristers, explains why some renovation projects may not be required to pay stamp duty.
Homeowners thinking about making improvements to their property whilst stuck indoors can consider a range of enhancements to improve and maximise available space, including conservatories, orangeries and solid roof extensions.
The UK, along with the rest of the world, is in uncharted waters. The spread of COVID-19 has impacted every aspect of our day-to-day lives. Indeed, UK homebuyers in the midst of completing on a transaction have been advised by the Government to hold off until the current pandemic is effectively resolved. However, is the same caution required of those...