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A Maida Vale apartment...

A Maida Value apartment renovation Warren and Claire Johnson transformed a badly renovated London apartment with a problematic layout into a home that...Read More
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Conversion: 1780's stables house...

Conversion: 1780's stables house turned holiday home A collection of crumbling buildings near Dublin have been transformed into a spacious home with an...Read More
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A Modern Home Set in Idyllic...

Having waited 14 years to gain permission to build their own home on a plot on the outskirts of Bath, at last Chris and Val Smith have a modern home...Read More
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Transform Architects

Transform Architects is an Award-winning RIBA Chartered Practice that specialises in contemporary self builds / extensions / disability adaptations and...Read More
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Solid wall insulation – Greengauge...

A significant proportion of the houses in the UK were constructed before 1920. If this applies to your house, it’s likely that it’s of a solid...Read More
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Matchbox Architects shortlisted...

Matchbox Architects have been shortlisted for Best Individual New Homes in their project Conway, located in Oxford.Their client wished to replace their...Read More
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Trespa Pura NFC specified for new...

Discovering Trespa’s high pressure laminate cladding provided the answer to a design conundrum for a stylish new residence on the outskirts of...Read More
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British Gypsum – Couple flexible...

After moving house in September 2015, Thomas Oliver and Erika Harris purchased a three-bedroom property in Oxford and planned to adapt the house for their...Read More
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A Radical Remodel

Cat Knightley and Mav Gibbins worked hard to lovingly convert a sixties bungalow in Poole into a stylish, modern home for their family Set on the...Read More
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A modern house on the Dorset...

Mike and Diane Smith thought their home of 40 years was forever, until the idea of a new-build project on the Dorset coast took hold Between the...Read More
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An eco-friendly countryside...

Jane and Ian McClintock’s sustainable build project has created a home that suits them down to a tee, from their sustainable values to their love of...Read More
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An Oxfordshire barn conversion

When David McLaren started hunting for a new home in rural Oxfordshire, he had a very specific set of requirements in mind. He wanted a house that was...Read More
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A Glaswegian kitchen refit

When Glasgow-based lawyer Marion Venman decided to improve her architect-designed Sixties villa, the brief she gave Cameron Webster Architects was...Read More
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A buyer's guide to windows

If you are considering replacing your current windows or designing a new home, here are 10 tips from Neil Ginger, CEO of Origin, a...Read More
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Self Build Zone: Insurance

Is your home covered? The right type of insurance is critical for your peace of mind. Self Build Zone and Build Zone can help you find the right type of...Read More
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10 years of Kloeber

Kloeber UK Ltd, recognised market leader in folding sliding doors and bespoke glazing solutions are celebrating their 10th year of trading in...Read More
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A Brooklyn town house...

You would never guess this house in Brooklyn, New York, is a renovation, let alone 200 years old. Its floor-to-ceiling windows and mix of industrial and...Read More
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Phantom Screens: Our Best...

Here at Phantom Screens we’re very proud of the premium quality of our door and window screens, all of which are manufactured using materials of the...Read More

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Filled with natural materials and nautical touches, Max and Kate Lyons' wooden...
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Balconette launches unique...

New – Frameless Juliet Balconies from Balconette Now there is nothing to obscure...
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Polypipe Home Solutions: a stylish...

With the rising cost of energy bills more and more homeowners and renovators are...
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A show-stopping self-build

Graham Phillips spent 33 years working with architect Norman Foster, but it was...
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Introducing Terrabase Rustic

An innovative, porous paving solution from Addagrip Terraco Ltd   Addagrip, the...
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Meisterstueck-HAUS

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