Self build help and advice  

Register with the Self Build Portal to access this series of helpful guides to every stage of a custom and self build project. Find help and advice below or visit our Members Directory for companies that can help you build your dream home.

Self Build & Design

Self Build & Design

  • Subscribe to SelfBuild & Design for 12 issues, for £1 each!
  • Get two free tickets to each SelfBuild & Design show
Homebuilding & Renovating magazine

Homebuilding & Renovating

  • Subscribe for £17 per 6 months (Direct Debit)
  • Get two free tickets to a Homebuilding & Renovating show!
Build It magazine

Build It

  • Subscribe to Build It for £12 for 12 issues – just £1 an issue!
  • Two free tickets to a Build It Live show, worth £24
Grand Designs magazine

Grand Designs

  • 13 issues a year, for £22.99 – a saving of 59% off the shop price (UK only, Direct Debit. £24.99 for Credit Card.
Self Builder & Homemaker

Selfbuilder & Homemaker

  • A free magazine for those with a live project offering inspiration and advice. 
Real Homes

Real Homes

  • Homes inspiration to your door!
  • Subscribe to Real Homes from £14 for six issues, by Direct Debit.
Period LIving

Period Living

  • Advice and help for lovers of traditional style and homes
  • Subscribe for just £16 for six months by Direct Debit.