Self Build Homes

by Amy Frearson

February 19, 2020

7 self-build houses made with stone

Houses have been built out of stone for thousands of years, yet architects and builders are still finding new ways of working with it. Take…
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Home Improvements

9 inspiring kitchen trends for 2020

These latest trends in luxury kitchens will ensure your design is functional, beautiful and sustainable.
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Home Improvements

Contemporary electric fires for modern homes

Electric fires have come a long way in recent years. Here’s why it pays to have a fume-free, efficient fire that fits perfectly into a...
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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Extensions

How loft ladders can make the most of your storage

Discover how you can make the most of your loft space with modern loft ladders that store away easily.
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Self Build Homes

Explore this island home with an intricate timber facade

A beautifully-designed wood cladding helps this home blend into its picturesque island surroundings.
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Grand Designs TV Houses

How to build a flood-proof home

As extreme weather and record-breaking rainfall is leading to increasing instances of flooding in the UK, we look back at one Grand Designs house designed...
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Extensions

Inside a double-height extension to a London terraced home

This modern home extension has just been crowned overall winner at the Don't Move, Improve awards 2020.
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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?
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Home Improvements

Artistry and alchemy: why architects choose Millboard decking

Discover how modern decking combines the good looks of wood with none of the drawbacks
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Competitions

Win a luxury spa for your home

We've teamed up with Wellis to offer one lucky winner the chance to get their very own sun spa worth £4,000. Enter our fantastic competition...