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When to knock down and start again

Mark Stevenson, managing director of Potton and Kingspan Timber Solutions and self-build and renovation expert for The London Homebuilding & Renovating Show, on why self-builders should demolish rather than wait... View Article

Devon council shares self-build knowledge

Teignbridge District Council, hailed a “trailblazer” in self- and custom-build homes, is to share its experience with Mid Devon District Council in order to help more people build their own... View Article

Editor’s Letter

Unlike our cover star this issue, which is a fantastic four-storey home inspired by the Fab Four, not all self-builds are created as ‘forever homes.’ Sometimes you may want to... View Article

Preparing your garden for autumn

No matter the current condition or size of your garden, or whether or not you’re a keen gardener, the change in season will soon be here along with all of... View Article

The evolution of the home and self-build

Jason Orme, spokesperson for The London Homebuilding & Renovating Show (21-23 September, ExCeL, London, www.homebuildingshow.co.uk/london), looks into how social and economic trends are affecting the way people use and design their... View Article

Dulux Trade announces ColourFutures™ 2019

Dulux Trade, the UK’s leading paint brand, has revealed its coveted ColourFutures™ colour palettes for 2019. Now in its 16th year, the Dulux Trade ColourFutures™ 2019 palette is selected to... View Article
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Product & Supplier News

Patiomaster doors delivered in 48 hours

Framexpress, the four-hour quotes, 48-hour windows fabricator has added Patiomaster doors to its two-day delivery service. The system is known in the industry as one of the best in-line sliding... View Article

Remmers showcase at W18/Elements Exhibition

Environmentally-friendly and sustainable aren’t just buzzwords for Remmers (UK) Ltd, who will showcase their new LW-722 stain finish at the W18/Elements Exhibition which starts on 30th September. Replacing fossil fuels... View Article
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