This informative 10-part series written by Build It in partnership with the Self Build Academy will guide you through every stage of the self build process. Check back each month for the next installment...
If you want to create your ideal home – tailored to your family’s lifestyle – then self building is the way to go. Here are Build It’s five golden rules to follow to ensure you enjoy a successful project.
The first step to realising your custom home project is tracking down a site to put it on. Build It’s editor Chris Bates explains how to give yourself the best possible chance of identifying a plot with genuine development potential
If you want a house that matches your style expectations and will fit your family’s lifestyle both now and in the future, then self building is the path for you. Discover how you can ensure your scheme’s design meets your needs
There are a variety of routes to successfully organising a self build,
but how do you choose which will best suit your scheme? Build It’s advice will help you decide whether to go it alone or leave it to the professionals
Build It's Editor sets out the consents and certificates you need to get in place before you can start to enjoy your self build home, and reveals how you can ensure the finished house meets your expectations