A celebration of self-build at Grand Designs Live for 2019

Grand Designs Live, proudly sponsored by Anglian Home Improvements, closed its doors on Sunday at the 15th edition of the show. Hosted once again by Grand Designs guru Kevin McCloud, the show was packed with over 500 carefully curated brands, affording visitors the... View Article

The space under the stairs can house your grand design

Under-stairs storage cupboards are often an afterthought when planning home renovations. Under The Stairs, a series of 8 installations, using often-overlooked storage spaces and each imagined by a different interior designer, will be on display only at Grand Designs Live,... View Article

Studio Bark to Live-Build House inside ExCeL at Grand Designs Live

Visitors to Grand Designs Live, proudly sponsored by Anglian Home Improvements, will have the chance to watch a live build take place, as they create a home using the U-Build concept as developed by Studio Bark with help from Structure Workshop and Cut and Construct. ​In addition to being... View Article

New and returning brand set to inspire at London’s ExCeL

Grand Designs Live, proudly sponsored by Anglian Home Improvements, will return to London’s ExCeL from 4 – 12 May 2019. This inspiring event promises to break through the conventional limitations in home building to offer visitors the chance to discover the very... View Article

Top ten reasons to visit Grand Designs Live this May

Grand Designs Live, proudly sponsored by Anglian Home Improvements, is gearing up for its biggest and most inspirational show yet! Whether starting out on your first renovation, building a new home, redecorating a room, looking for build ideas for a... View Article

Grand Designs Live unveils all-new Grand Theatre line-up

Grand Designs Live will return to London’s ExCeL from 4 – 12 May 2019, showcasing an amazing variety of the latest innovations, trends and brand-new products across each of the five sectors of the show, which span across Build, Kitchens, Bathrooms,... View Article

Presenting Kevin McCloud’s new Green Heroes for 2019

Kevin McCloud’s ‘Green Heroes’ will return to Grand Designs Live at London’s ExCeL, proudly sponsored by Anglian Home Improvements from 4 – 12 May 2019. These exciting brands and products have been specifically chosen by design guru Kevin McCloud, to showcase the finest... View Article

Common self-build mistakes and how to avoid them

There’s a steep learning curve when you’re building or carrying out a large renovation project. Homebuilding & Renovating Show specialists who have lived through it describe the most common pitfalls and how to avoid them. Tom McSherry, national relationship manager... View Article

Stumped by self-building? Graven Hill to hold free masterclass

Graven Hill, one of the country’s most innovative self-build and custom build villages, is holding a ‘Self-build for All’ evening seminar on Wednesday 3 April. The event will give keen self-builders the opportunity to have their questions answered and learn more about this creative route to getting a new home. The one-hour masterclass with architects and... View Article

Stumped by self-building? Graven Hill to hold free masterclass

Graven Hill, one of the country’s most innovative self-build and custom build villages, is holding its first ‘Self-build for All’ evening seminar on Thursday 14 March. The event will give keen self-builders the opportunity to have their questions answered and learn more about this creative route to getting a new home. The one-hour masterclass with architects and self-build... View Article

Get advice and inspiration at the NEC

Discover the wide range of expert knowledge and advice on offer for self-builders at the National Homebuilding & Renovating Show, which is being held in March at the NEC, Birmingham Recent reports from Plotfinder reveal a 31 per cent year... View Article

Build It Live opens next weekend in Kent

The first Build It Live show of 2019 will take place at the award-winning Kent Event Centre on Saturday 9 and Sunday 10 February 2019. Hot on the heels of the South East Show is a show at EventCity in Manchester on... View Article

Win a holiday of a lifetime with UltraTileFix

Enter UltraTileFix’s exciting New Year competition for your chance to win a holiday of a lifetime. You can choose from a family trip for up to two adults and two children to Disney World Florida, a three night stay for... View Article