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Walter Segal housing in Islington, London

New book celebrates architect Walter Segal

September 1, 2021 10:08 am Published by Comments Off on New book celebrates architect Walter Segal

Walter Segal: Self-Built Architect is a new book examining the iconic architect's role in driving a self-build movement by empowering ordinary citizens to create their own homes


Brighton hedgehog houses from Grand Designs

The Hedgehog homes community self-build in Brighton

August 3, 2020 2:54 pm Published by Comments Off on The Hedgehog homes community self-build in Brighton

Back in 1999, Kevin McCloud visited Brighton to meet a co-operative of 10 families, including former travellers and single parents, who clubbed together to build their own eco-friendly Hedgehog homes


A Breath Of Fresh Air

September 25, 2018 9:00 am Published by Comments Off on A Breath Of Fresh Air

For a room with a designer view, Alpine Aluminium offers a variety of bespoke windows, doors and roof systems This... View Article