Self Builds

Vaulted Ceilings: 17 Clever Design Ideas

Building a new home, extending an existing property or converting a loft can all be ideal opportunities to do something a little different with your ceilings. We’re accustom to flat ceilings in our homes, but with some forward planning, vaulted.. Read More →

A London Passivhaus Built for u00a3250,000

London-based physiotherapist and downsizer Elizabeth Sharp spent four happy decades living in a five-storey, Grade II-listed Georgian house before deciding to self build on the site of her old home’s garage and rear garden.“The house was beautifu.. Read More →

Stunning Single Storey Oak Frame Home in Surrey

Stunning Single Storey Oak Frame Home in Surrey

When Sheila and Geoff McGaughey planned to build a new house in the pretty Surrey village where they had lived for many years, a bungalow was definitely not part of their wishlist. “We wanted a two-storey home in the style of a barn, but our plot s.. Read More →