Home Improvements

by Paula Woods

November 24, 2020

4 alternative ways of buying a kitchen

Think outside the box when it comes to planning and purchasing your dream kitchen.   Image; Roundhouse  If you're finding yourself frustrated by the kitchen-buyng…
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Grand Designs TV Houses

TV house: Underground home in a former London recording studio

These ambitious designers created a light, bright home, in spite of much of it being under ground level.
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Home Improvements

5 practical tips for reconfiguring a kitchen layout

Consider the practical elements when renovating of extending your current kitchen design.
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Home Improvements

Government extends Green Homes Grant by a year as part of eco jobs drive

The Green Homes Grant has been extended for a year until March 2022. Here's what you need to know.

Kevins Column

Top self build highlights at Grand Designs Live 2019 hosted by Kevin McCloud

Find top experts, specialist exhibitors and a wealth of inspiration for your self-build or renovation project all under one roof.
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Grand Designs TV Houses

5 of the most memorable kitchens from Grand Designs TV houses

Are these the best kitchens from Grand Designs' TV homes? Let us know your thoughts!
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Home Improvements

Kitchen and bathrooms: the benefits of working with an independent retailer

Planning a kitchen or bathroom makeover? The latest VR tech lets you walk around your dream room – and independent retailers can walk you through...

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Home Improvements

Planning advice for a wet room bathroom

Read these expert top tips for planning a wet room project.

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Home Improvements

What planning permission do I need for a garden room?

Make sure you've got the right planning permission before constructing a garden room.
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Self Build Homes

Discover why a prefabricated house might be perfect for you

German-engineered prefabricated homes are a byword for quality and sustainability. Discover the secrets of the methods in making these fabulous modern houses.
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Grand Designs TV Houses

4 of the most expensive builds to feature on Grand Designs

These spectacular homes may have let their budgets run wild, but was the end result worth the expense?
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Competitions

Win a project consultation with Kevin McCloud at Grand Designs Live

A unique chance to talk to Grand Designs presenter Kevin McCloud about your self-build or renovation project.
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Home Improvements

Expert tips for installing a home security system

Install your own home security system by following these expert top tips.
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Competitions

How to enter Grand Designs Live's interior design competition

If you're an interior designer or stylist looking to showcase your talents, why not enter this Grand Designs Live competition?