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

Planning a basement extension: what you need to know

A basement extension can be costly and difficult, but it also provides amazing opportunities for increasing the space your home has to offer.
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Self Build Homes

A guesthouse in Somerset with a contemporary take on rural style

Replacing an existing outbuilding, this guesthouse blends traditional and modern styles to great effect.
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Home Improvements

9 ways to bring light and space to your self-build or renovation

Natural light and a sense of space are two of the most desirable traits sought after in a self-build or renovation. Consider these ideas to...
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Home Improvements

Stone flooring: what you need to know

If you're considering stone flooring for your self-build project, here's what you need to know.
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Home Improvements

Explore this sleek, minimal kitchen in a Greenwich home

These owners found their ideal kitchen company to transform their home at Grand Designs Live
 
 
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Home Improvements

Trending styles in interior door hardware

Finding the right style of interior door handles or knobs will make for the perfect finishing touch to a property.
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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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Self Build Homes

4 build projects with internal courtyard gardens

Offering a clever way to add natural light, ventilation and a connection to nature within a project, internal courtyards feature in each of these builds....
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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?