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.
50 spectacular designs that will make you want to own a she-shed
We offer some easy DIY tips on how to construct a basic fitted wardrobe or built-in cupboard using 16mm MDF, and that can be embellished with panels or moulding, routed with a design and then be painted in your choice of colour using water-based acrylic paint.
You've decided to build your home from scratch! Congrats! Designing and building your own home is a great way to get exactly what you want. But heed these common mistake people make when building their own home, so you can get into your dream house with little fuss and no muss.