The dream may have taken years to formulate, another room here, another balcony there, and readjust a hundred times to be a perfect vision. But just how long does it take to turn into reality? Naturally there are many elements to building a home and any one of these can influence the timeline, in small … Continue reading From A to B – Just how long does a self-build take?
As the demand for both energy and build efficiency marches onwards, the underlying positive is that it drives innovation, not just in the range of products available but also in construction methods and new ideas. And savvy self-builders are to thank for this! Two of the most recent trends of innovation that are shaking up … Continue reading Self Builders are Driving Innovation
When it comes to designing your first self-build, often the heart leads the head with notions of adding every conceivable feature possible, without evaluating whether you really need – or can afford – an underground wine cellar, cinema room or indoor spa. But once reality kicks in, there are many ways to maximise the budget … Continue reading Simple Design, Smart Homes
Well, with the upstairs almost complete, we’ve moved on to the downstairs. Fitting the kitchen and the W.C downstairs. We’ve also fitted the main bathroom and the master en-suite upstairs. The kitchen is the heart of any home. Our kitchen has been designed to enable great entertaining space and, with doors out to the garden, … Continue reading The countdown is on