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Build It Magazine

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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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Build It  |  Jul-23  

Build It’s July 2023 issue is here, and it’s filled with practical expert advice and guidance, inspiring projects and the latest products you need to ensure your dream home building, renovation or extension project is a success, including:

- Your guide to planning permission for extensions
- Wow factor staircase design ideas
- How to design and plan a garden building
- How to assess a potential building plot
- Getting airtightness right in your self build project
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This edition of Build It magazine also contains our Design & Build Special, including expert articles on structural options, package home design routes, project management options, inspiring package homes, and more!
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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:

  • Exclusive features including key building systems, the latest construction materials, major project guides and more!
  • Industry expert advice on how to plan, manage and budget your projects
  • Practical building guide for renovation, custom home building or DIY
  • Delivered directly to your device every month
  • A discount off the RRP of your magazine

You'll receive 12 issues during a 1 year Build It magazine subscription.

Note: Digital editions do not include the covermount items or supplements you would find with printed copies.
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Build It

Although I'm new to self build and in information overload, everything I'm finding in Built It magazine is useful so far Reviewed Sunday, June 12, 2022

Best Price Mag for home Builds & extensions

Best Price Mag for home Builds & extensions Reviewed Friday, June 19, 2020

Great for all those enthusiasts out there

Covers all the answers to practical questions in this particular field Reviewed Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Always a good read

One of the best home construction magazines out there Reviewed Saturday, November 16, 2019

Articles in this issue

Below is a selection of articles in Build It Jul-23.

Welcome W hen this issue hits the shelves, we’ll be just a couple of weeks away from our next Build It Live show, which takes place in Bicester, Oxfordshire, on 10th & 11th June (head to page 19 ...
Contextual countryside build JIM STEPHENSON Designed by Oliver Leech Architects, this stylish new five-bedroom home in the Cotswolds replaces an existing bungalow that sits on a gently sloping site. The architect...
Urban self build The owners of this carefully crafted new build home in South London approached architects Whittaker Parsons after deciding they wanted to downsize. Built on a narrow infill plot between t...
Boiler Upgrade Scheme extended The Boiler Upgrade Scheme, which aims to drive uptake of low-carbon heating by providing grants of up to £6,000 towards installing renewable technology, has been extended. Originally due to close in...
400+ is the number of self build plots set to be delivered at the Otterpool Park garden town near Folkestone, Kent, making up around 5% of the total 8,500 homes to be built on the site. The approved plan...
UK Passivhaus Awards announces shortlist The Passivhaus Trust (passivhaustrust.org. uk) has revealed the shortlist for the best new build and retrofit projects of 2023. Among the finalists are a straw-insulated SIPs self build, a striking ...

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