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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Kevin McCloud welcomes right to repair

Right-to-repair legislation will ensure manufacturers make goods last longer and be easier to mend; but you’ll need some basic tools to take full advantage
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Kevin McCloud: The best net-zero carbon place on the planet

Kevin McCloud invites us to visit a place that has already achieved net-zero carbon and has a 100 per cent recycling record
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Kevin McCloud: How have you adapted your home during the pandemic?

Grand Designs magazine Editor at Large Kevin McCloud wants to hear how you have converted, adapted and reworked your homes in these extraordinary times.
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New show dates announced for Grand Designs Live Birmingham

The Birmingham Grand Designs Live event will now take place in 2021.
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Grand Designs Live Online: Self Build & Renovation Weekend 31 July – 1 August 2021

Discover free home project advice and product recommendations from the comfort of your own home. Register now to express your interest.
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Busting self-build myths with Kevin McCloud

Kevin McCloud busts some self-build myths and explains why you should never be put off from taking on your own self-build proiect.
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Grand Designs Live Birmingham's top innovations in 2019

Grand Designs Live Birmingham is set to kick off on 9th October 2019. We take a look at their brand new Innovation trail and what...
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Grand Designs Live: Kevin McCloud, TV House owners and industry experts stage highlights

Grand Designs Live is back at Birmingham's NEC with a host of industry experts, Kevin McCloud and the TV house Grand Designers live on stage....
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Kevin McCloud on the Grand Designs 2019 series and 20 years on TV

Kevin McCloud talks us through the 2019 series of Grand Designs, what to expect from the special Kevin's Grandest Design and writing to Meryl Streep...
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Kevin McCloud's top reasons for Passivhaus building

Grand Designs presenter Kevin McCloud shares his reasons why you should consider Passivhaus for your self build and how it is by far the best...