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Build It Magazine October 2011 Back Issue

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Are you itching for your next home renovation? Perhaps you’re looking to tackle it all on your own? With a subscription to Build It magazine, you’ll receive all of the practical advice and inspiration you need to undertake your very own self-build project successfully.

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From major home renovation projects to loft conversions, Build It provides you with endless ideas and design inspiration to help you plan out your next project. Plus, don’t miss out on practical advice from industry experts on topics such as budget and costs to planning and managing your home renovations.  

So, if you have a ‘doers’ attitude and are ready to embark on your very own home building journey, then subscribe to Build It digital magazine today - your ultimate home renovation, DIY and custom home building monthly guide!


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According to the government, building green homes is getting cheaper every year. The extra cost of building to Level 3 of the Code for Sustainable Homes fell from £4,458 in 2008 to £1,128 in 2010. Of course, Level 3 has been integrated into Building Regs since October 2010. And while many developers are content to simply meet minimum standards, self builders lead the way in the eco stakes. .. read more Our diarists, the Nielsens, are following the principles of Code Level 6 for their stick-built timber frame home – they have been working on the timber frame and insulation this month. This month’s other readers’ homes are packed with green innovations. The Baileys’ ultra-modern Huf Haus leads the way in showing how maximising solar gain and insulation means you can make the most of renewable tech, such as solar panels and rainwater harvesting systems. Despite their future-friendly project, the couple still faced planning problems – if you’re in the same boat, don’t miss Mike Dade’s guide to overcoming planning refusals. You’ll also find in-depth advice on everything from roof structure design to basement extensions.
And don’t miss our fantastic competitions, including your chance to win a Zip HydroTap worth £2,300. Scroll down to enter online.
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Get your next home building project underway with the ultimate custom home building magazine, Build It. As Britain’s most practical and longest running self-build magazine, you’ll find everything you need to know about successfully taking on your very own home building project.

From renovation and DIY to a range of extensions and upgrades, Build It magazine is packed full of brilliant design ideas, inspiration and expert advice to help you get started on your next project. Every issue offers you the opportunity to learn from industry experts on the more complicated subjects as well, such as budget and costs or planning and managing your home renovation project.

With a monthly digital subscription, you’ll never miss out on the latest features that cover building systems, construction materials you need to know about, major project guides and much more!  

Subscribe to Build It digital magazine today and gain the confidence you need to become a successful self-builder. Look forward to these features and more in each monthly issue:

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  • Practical building guide for renovation, custom home building or DIY
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