brexit

There has been an eery silence in the air since Brexit was officially executed and the UK left the European Union on January 31st. The word ‘uncertainty’ has been thrown about on the media and during talks between politicians. As discussed in a previous blog by ourselves, there are  a few main concerns that keep…

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architects

A very common occurrence we are hearing from clients lately is how out of touch Architects can be with construction costs. Some (not all!) architects are telling clients that their project will cost much less than they actually do in the end up. It’s all well and good designing a ‘grand design’ style house for…

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budget

It can be easy to lose track of your budget when you are new to the self-building scene. The purpose of having a budget whilst building is to see where your money is going and where there is room to spend less. It’s best to work out what can be achieved for the money you…

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