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Stylish, Modern Home Built for £170k

Despite the overgrown state of the space at the end of the garden of the house he had bought to renovate, architect Tom Allen wasn’t fazed. “Although we bought the house with a view to…


10 Golden Rules for Extending Your Home

This dated 1930s bungalow was extended with a single-storey side extension and two-storey rear addition Extending is a great way to create much needed extra space in your home, whether to accommodate a growing family…


Barn Conversion Design Guide

When it comes to barn conversion design, if there is only one rule that you follow, it is to be ‘true to the building’. Ignore that rule, and you will lose the wonderful character and…


What is a Project Manager?

A project manager is a role widely understood in most industries — and construction is no different: it is the person who oversees and coordinates everyone else. They are not necessarily the most technically gifted,…