For Scottish husband and wife Graeme and Amanda Hogg, creating a home that met the needs of busy family life was at the top of their wish list when looking to move. So, when the…
Published in Rural Retreat
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,…
There’s always much debate about how we should control our indoor climate, never more so than when you are making big decisions regarding the specification of a system for your own self-build or property renovation.…
Published in i-build
At first glance, U-values seem very complicated to understand but they don’t need to be. Peter Daniel, Product Innovation Director at The Rooflight Company, explains how to interpret these values to ensure you find the…
Published in i-build
TV Media walls are all the rage, and you’ll no doubt have seen them flooding the interior design and self-build world. The concept of a media wall takes feature walls to new heights, with a…
Published in Innovative Homes
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.
Taking the first step is often the most challenging part of designing your dream loft. It can be daunting deciding where to start when there are so many possibilities, says Rich Conlin, Director at The…
Published in Viewpoint
Design trends are coming and going more quickly than ever. Minimalist, rustic, modern, biophilic, contemporary, international, luxury, earthy, traditional, shabby, eco – there’s an ever-growing list of ways to categorise style and guide the design…
Published in Innovative Homes
The old adage ‘travel broadens the mind’ has never been more valid than in the world of architecture and design. Not only does travel leave the once regimented a little more open-minded, but it also…
Published in Rural Retreat
It’s not just the type of metal, but what goes underneath that matters. Here we talk to Simon Walker, Category Manager for hard metals at SIG Zinc & Copper, about the dos and don’ts of…
Published in i-build
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