Before your self-build can go up, you must dig down — read our guide to foundations.
From compact sanitaryware to wetrooms, here's how to make the most of a small bathroom
How will you build your new home? We break down the available options…
15 homes with 'wow' factor glazing!
Everything you need to know about plastering old and new walls here:
Convert your garage into prime living space with this guide
Taking on a renovation project can be a daunting, yet rewarding, task. Before you take on your own project, consider this advice from those who have been there and done it
Take inspiration from these 10 amazing homes that feature sun-trap courtyards.
Got your eye on a renovation project? Here's everything you need to keep an eye out for…
Huge news for self builders as the insurance firm Alpha goes bust, leaving thousands of home insurance policies at risk.
Find out what to do if you're affected here.
How to make a small bathroom work for you and look great.
If you want to build your own home, you need to know about these 15 invaluable resources.
5 accessible homes with tons of 'wow' factor
Heard an architect talk about Passivhaus but never got round to asking: "What exactly is Passivhaus?" Fear no more…
9 homes. 9 unforgettable exteriors.
What you NEED to know before project managing your self build or renovation project
Is it possible to build a period-style home from scratch? These 12 stunning examples prove it is
This Grade II-listed barn conversion in Somerset is a stunning example of retaining a home's original character while still creating a modern family home
The Great British summer is here, and is there a better way to enjoy it than relaxing in your private pool? Here's everything you need to know about adding a swimming pool to your house
This stunning straw bale and timber frame home sits in the heart of Exmoor National Park… but the best part? It was built for just £67k!
Read our 'Ultimate Checklist for Spotting Renovation Potential' here
One couple built their dream home for just £60k! Find out how…
Check out our 10 top tips to renovating your home on a budget
This former newsagents was converted into an energy-efficient home for just £35,000!
It's a perfect example of how to renovate on a shoestring budget.
Thinking about converting your loft but not sure where to begin? This will help…
DESIGN GUIDE: How to get your new bathroom working for the whole family
Recently built your own home? Then you should enter the Daily Telegraph Homebuilding & Renovating awards:
Effortlessly cool and chic — but how can you capture the Scandi style and how much might it cost?
Enter the Homebuilding & Renovating Awards 2018.
Britain's premier awards scheme for self builds and renovations is now open for entries!
If you want to build your own home, it pays to understand exactly how this process happens. Let us break it down for you here…
Conversion projects aren't for the fainthearted, but they can result in homes of immense charm and character — as these six budget conversions prove
Read this guide to knocking down internal walls before your open plan dream turns to a nightmare
Insulating Concrete Formwork is an innovative, cost effective and energy efficient build method — that's why these 8 homeowners chose it for their dream self builds
When designing a sustainable home airtightness is key, says Charlie Luxton in the latest instalment of his self build video diary
Should you 'make do and mend' or call in the bulldozers and start from scratch? Read our guide to find out…
Editorial Director Jason Orme's remodel project is looking squeaky clean thanks to the new bathroom tech he's added in
Renovation projects can be full of pitfalls… but here's 25 tips to successfully navigate your way to success
Make sure you know what project managing a self build or renovation project really involves before you agree to take it on.
Thinking of extending your home but not sure where to begin? Here's everything you need to know to turn that dream into a reality.
It's a distinctive, traditional style that allows for cost-effective builds — but how do you get a New England home right?
We all want to spot the dream renovation project — seeing potential where others can't, but how do you make sure that you're not investing your nest egg in a money pit? Well, you can start by reading this guide!
Heard about Passivhaus but not sure exactly what it is? Grab a coffee and let us explain all
Renovating doesn't have to cost the earth. Here's 10 ways to keep the costs down on your renovation project
What is Solar PV and how could it be applied to your home or self build?
Self builders don't need to lay every brick to call themselves self builders. They don't even need to build with bricks at all! In fact, there's a wealth of construction systems available
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