With thousands of self-build homes completed each year in the UK, we take a look at the things you'll need to consider before embarking on your own self-build project, including planning permission, finding a plot, self-build mortgages and more.
Whenever I’ve been at my parents’ house in the country, I’ve found my self sneaking to the bottom of the garden for a little DIY time. When they moved in, there was an unloved little potter’s shed, covered in weeds and looking a little worse for wear. My dad wanted to knock it down, but... Read more
While you are dreaming about building your own natural home, take a few design ideas from this Canadian cob house. Maybe it is time to start a design notebook. Find out more at www.naturalhomes.org/charles-cob.htm