by Jenny Mcfarlane

March 20, 2018

Extra bedroom ideas to increase your home's value

Improve your home and increase its value with ideas from converting your loft to a garden guest room Image: Granit Architects The need for an extra…
Kevin McCloud

Top self build highlights at Grand Designs Live 2018 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
Home Improvements

Update your garden with practical hard working composite boards

Update your garden with smart decking that has the look and feel of natural timber.
Home Improvements

7 smart home tech solutions to make life easier

We round 7 of the best smart home technologies making your life easier.

Kevin McCloud on how our homes give us the chance to reflect and have new experiences

Our editor-at-large ponders how our homes can give us a chance to reflect and have new experiences.
Home Improvements

Renovate your home with slimline replacement windows and doors by Met Therm

Renovate your home with secure, stylish, slimline replacement windows and doors from Met Therm.
Self Build Homes

Reasons to consider custom build when building your own home

Custom building is a developing trend here in the UK. We look at the advantages and disadvantages of this type of self build, over more...
Self Build Homes

Self build mortgages: a guide to financing your new home

Find out what your options are for financing your building project with our tips and advice on UK self build mortgages.
Home Improvements

8 top kitchen trends for 2018

From matt cabinet finishes to hidden extractors fans, these are the top kitchen design trends for 2018.
Home Improvements

Clever small bathroom design ideas to save space

From savvy storage ideas, to compact fittings and units, we round up the ways to design your small bathroom to maximise the space.
Home Improvements

Space saving sliding doors for small rooms from IronmongeryDirect

IronmongeryDirect have developed a range of stunning, space saving interior sliding doors. Read on to find out how they can help you maximise small rooms...
Grand Designs TV Houses

Unique Grand Designs TV houses you can stay in

From an underground home in London, to a unusual cave house in complete secluded countryside, we round up the Grand Designs TV houses featured on...

Win luxury wood flooring from Kahrs Smaland

£2,000 worth of Kahrs Smaland engineered oak flooring is up for grabs for one lucky Grand Designs reader.