Chris Bates is the Editor of Build It magazine. He’s a trained carpenter and experienced renovator and self builder. He has turned his hand to everything from plastering and tiling to plumbing and electrics, and recently project managed the completion of Build It’s very own Self Build Education House.

Chris has dedicated the last 11 years to championing self build. He speaks at the Build It Live shows and is also the chairpairson of the Build It Awards.

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