Kevins Column

Top self build highlights at Grand Designs Live 2019 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.
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Extensions

Inside a re-imagined London...

By excavating the garden to basement level, ZCD Architects created a new living space for this late 19th century home.  Image: Charles...
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Home Improvements

How to create an efficient kitchen...

Create a kitchen that’s a joy to cook in by considering how layout will affect the function of your space.  Image: Sola Kitchens  A kitchen...
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Self Build Homes

New show dates announced for Grand...

Due to update guidance surrounding COVID-19, Grand Designs Live London has been postponed until May 2021.  Previously scheduled to take place 22 –...
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Self Build Homes

A sculptural, charred timber work...

In collaboration with the NewArtCentre, this self-contained office space is the first in a series of multifunctional work spaces by British design studio...
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Grand Designs TV Houses

8 Grand Designs TV houses you can...

2020 is the year of the staycation, so why not see whether your favourite Grand Designs TV self-builds here in the UK have availability for a...
 
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Self Build Homes

5 practical considerations when...

These expert design tips go beyond the basics of installing a new driveway, ensuring the approach to your home functions perfectly.    Image:...
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Competitions

How to enter Grand Designs Live's...

Calling all interior designers and stylists – here's how you can enter the next Grand Designs Live interior design competition and have your work featured...