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How to specify skirting boards
Top tips on how to get the right materials and profile for your home
Finding land for self build homes
Find out about the latest government initiatives that will release 1,000s of serviced plots for self build homes
The Marnham's eco house is insulated with Celotex
The energy efficiency requirements of the Building Regulations have changed. Mike Hardwick explains what self builders need to know
Attached double garage on a self build home
How much will it cost to build a garage and lay a driveway? Price the job with Build It's in-depth guide
Limestone flooring by Mandarin Stone
What will it cost to install a new floor in your home? Tim Doherty prices up the major options, from natural stone to wood and vinyl
Shropshire council's build your own scheme helped a young couple get on the property ladder
Councils will be forced to make land available for self builders under plans announced by the government. We’ll be keeping track of the proposal’s progress with our regularly-updated Right to Build Hub
Build It Awards - Alan Davies and Editor Anna-Marie DeSouza
The Build It Awards 2014, in association with BuildStore, is open for entries!
Build It Awards 2013 Winners with Alan Davies and Anna-Marie DeSouza
The Build It Awards 2013 in association with BuildStore included some fabulous winning projects and products
Visit Build It Live - the South East's leading self build show
Meet Build It’s experts at our exciting self build and renovation shows, and get the inspiration & advice you need to create your dream home!
Large-format wall tiles
Easy step-by-step instructions on how to tile your bathroom walls