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Kevin McCloud

Our editor-at-large and TV series presenter Kevin McCloud brings you news and views every month in this exclusive column. Read more for behind-the-scenes snippets, industry insights and advice on self build, plus his architectural pearls of wisdom. It’s perfect reading for avid Grand Designs fans.

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Q&A with Presenter Kevin McCloud on the Channel 4 show's self build styles and Grand Designs drinking game

Kevin McCloud fills us in on the history of TV Show Grand Designs on Channel 4 and discusses the changes in self build styles from...
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5 eco-friendly reasons to visit Grand Designs Live

Are you looking for sustainable home inspiration for your self-build project? Head down to Grand Designs Live 2018 at ExCeL London between 5th - 13th...
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7 Grand Designs inspirational quotes from Kevin McCloud

We round up Grand Designs magazine's editor-at-large, Kevin McCloud's top 7 most inspirational quotes.
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Grand Designs House of the Year: See inside 3 of the UK's best homes

Take a glimpse inside the best new houses featured in episode 1 of Grand Designs: House of the Year 2017, featuring a modern London town...
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Top self build highlights at Grand Designs Live 2018 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

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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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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Kevin McCloud on his love of the weird and wonderful

Our editor-at-large shares his love of the weird and wonderful, from edgy post-war architecture to smartphone games for kids.
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Kevin McCloud urges us not to judge buildings at face value

Our editor-at-large urges us not to judge buildings at face value – taking the time to experience a building first-hand is the order of the...
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Kevin McCloud on our desire for light and space and the battle to access the green belt

Our editor-at-large considers our desire for light and space and the battle to access the green belt.
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Kevin McCloud on Britain's best restoration projects

Our editor-at-large steps back in time to visit a collection of amazing restoration projects.
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Kevin McCloud on the meaning of the Latin word villa

Our editor-at-large discusses the meaning of the Latin word villa and looks at how diff erent architects have interpreted its signifi cance throughout history.

Kevin McCloud, British designer, editor-at-large of Grand Designs Magazine and presenter of the popular Channel 4 TV series writes this exclusive monthly column, sharing his latest news and views on architecture, the environment, housing and the self-build market. Plus, he reveals upcoming TV house previews and behind-the-scenes show secrets.