Self Build Homes

by Hannah Fenton

September 19, 2017

Contemporary eco new build home in Denmark

The design of Rasmus and Lene’s Danish home connects with its woodland setting, making it a natural winner. Gazing at a beautiful view – and…

Celebreating nearly two decades of Grand Designs TV Houses

Grand Designs TV Houses Bookazine

To celebrate nearly two decades of the TV series, the publishers of Grand Designs magazine have created this special edition bookazine compiled with a comprehensive collection of the best extensions, renovations and conversions from the show’s history, as well as some of our favourite Grand Designs Awards winners.

Packed with unique projects and inspiring ideas, this collector’s edition is sure not to be missed.

Just some of the TV Houses featured:

  • The cave
  • The lifeboat station
  • The extended tower
  • The old cinema

Grab your 180-page bookazine now for only £8.99.

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.
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Grand Designs TV Houses

A timber-clad hillside self-build

This new-series Grand Designs TV house is testament to one couple’s commitment to see a tricky build through to completion
 
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Self Build Homes

George Clarke on why Britain should be a nation of self-builders

The architect and presenter of Channel 4’s Amazing Spaces and The Restoration Man shares his latest tips and ideas.
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Extensions

Case study: Sustainable extension to a Victorian flat in London

The addition of a kitchen-diner turned this Victorian flat in London into a airy, modern living space.
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Home Improvements

Transform Your Indoor and Outdoor Spaces with Porcelain Tiles

Using continuous materials inside and out will enhance the flow from inside your home to your patio or terrace.
 
 
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Extensions

Case study: Small home office extension

This small but perfectly formed office extension in London has an instant connection with the outdoors.
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Home Improvements

George Clarke on converting a loft

The architect and presenter of Channel 4’s Amazing Spaces and The Restoration Man shares his latest tips and ideas.
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Competitions

Win a luxury front door

Create a bespoke entrance with a customised door from Spitfire Doors