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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Home Improvements

Explore The Mill House Project's contemporary master suite

Be inspired by this incredible property's master suite renovation that showcases its redesigned open-plan space.
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Self Build Homes

Over half of local authorities now support self-build home plans

New research has found that 58% of local authorities have plans in the works that support self-build homes.
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Home Improvements

How to create a 'lifestyle bathroom'

Use your bathroom as more of a living space in your home rather than just a functional one. Here are our styling tips.
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Home Improvements

5 real kitchens showcasing sustainable plywood

Looking for inspiration for your kitchen materials? Plywood could be your perfect eco-friendly, budget-friendly pick.
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Self Build Homes

MP Richard Bacon: ‘Is Right to Build legislation delivering enough plots?'

Richard Bacon MP highlights the need for local council to deliver more plots to fulfil the Right to Build legislation, on the run up to...
 
 
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Extensions

Double storey extensions 'could be allowed without planning permission'

Double storey extensions could now be allowed under permitted development rights, according to proposed government legislature.
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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...
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Home Improvements

5 stylish bathrooms with built-in tubs

While freestanding baths may be lustworthy, built-in tubs could be a more functional choice, which can also seriously deliver on the style front.
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Competitions

WIN a stunning wall mural worth £500

Enter this fantastic competition for your chance to win a mural from Wallpaper INK.