Being Architecturally Different Is One Of The Key Planning Decisions
One of the keys to sometimes gaining planning permission for a self-build home (when planning permission is looking unlikely) is to select a design that is considered to be architecturally...
- Posted March 1, 2015
Understanding The Timescales Involved With Self-Building Right Now
You may have noticed that the construction industry in the UK is experiencing a mini boom and that means the consumer has new problems when it comes to finding...
- Posted February 22, 2015
5 Clever Storage Ideas For Top To Bottom Organisation
Self-building is the only way that YOU get ALL the input into the design and floor plan of your home, it is totally unique and yet we spend millions...
- Posted February 15, 2015
5 Trending Contemporary Style Kitchen Ideas
Every now and again in home and interior design there are certain trends that suddenly emerge as hot favourites and in particular in the last six months we have...
- Posted February 8, 2015
Self Build Diary Part One Design And Planning Permission
We often get asked about Planning Permission for self-building and it can be a bit of a postcode lottery where some planning applications sail through and others get refused...
- Posted February 1, 2015
5 Scene Stealing Modern Bedroom Ideas
A lot of our new homes make use of all the available space by adding a master bedroom to what would be the loft space in a house built...
- Posted January 25, 2015
How Wood Burning Stoves Are Adding Value To Your Home
As some of the UK gets covered in a blanket of January snow thoughts turn to keeping warm without running up huge energy bills. The solution it seems is...
- Posted January 17, 2015
3 Real Log Lodges Perfect For Guest Lodges
One of the great successes in 2014 was the brilliant weather coming after what was the wettest winter on record in 2013 and one of the trends that continued...
- Posted January 11, 2015