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Grand Designs Live has everything you need to plan your own dream project - all under one roof.

kevin mccloud speaking into a microphone at grand designs live

Grand Designs Live, proudly sponsored by Anglian Home Improvements, returns to Birmingham's  NEC on 10th - 14th October. The show offers an opportunity to see all the latest trends for the home and gain a wealth of expert advice. Hosted by self-build and design guru Kevin McCloud, the event is packed with more than 400 exhibitors, providing ideas and inspiration for your very own Grand Design, whether big or small.

Grab your chance to meet industry professionals and experienced self-builders and learn how to budget and project manage successfully. We’ve shortlisted the events that no budding self-builder will want to miss.

Ask an Expert

man and woman at a desk getting expert advice from a woman at grand designs live

Get a free 30-minute consultation with industry professionals ready to help with any aspect of your build project. Bring plans, drawings and budgets to get the most out of your session.

Meet the Grand Designers

kevin mccloud sitting on a sofa with grand designers joe stuart and lina nilsson at grand designs live london 2018

Image: Alistair Veryard

Planning a self-build project? Running everyday of the show, why not hear from the people who have done it before, as well as a panel of our resident experts for dynamic Q&A sessions covering everything from finance to planning.

Interior Room Sets & Studio

grand room set winning design at grand designs live birmingham 2017

Image: Aaron Scott Richards

Bring home new ideas and information, as well as helpful supplier contacts at the interiors, focussed Interior Room Sets and Studio area. 

The interior stylists bring their ideas and designs to life by using colour, materials, light and patterns to achieve the looks.

Kevin's Green Heroes Live

Plastic lighting featured at kevin mccloud's green heroes live at grand designs live birmingham 2017

Image: Aaron Scott Richards

Discover Kevin's selection of home innovations, and watch demonstrations of past ‘Heroes’. 

Every year, Kevin personally selects Green Heroes celebrating the best conceptual and eco-friendly construction ideas, from small-scale start-ups to big businesses setting a green example for the rest of the industry.

The Smart Kitchen

A smart kitchen featuring at grand designs live london by siemens

Image: Siemens

New for 2018 The Smart Kitchen sponsored by Siemens will showcase the latest innovations in the world of kitchens.

Learn about the latest kitchen innovations in a series of 15-minute talks and presentations every hour demonstrating the featured innovative products in the Smart Kitchen.

If you are in need of inspiration for your self-build, book your tickets for Grand Designs Live and take advantage of the plethora of ideas, advice and more. 

Watch Kevin take us on a tour of this year's London show.

 

 

What are you most excited about seeing at Grand Designs Live 2018? Tweet us @granddesignsmag or post a comment on our Facebook page

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