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Introduction to Self Build at Swindon

Introduction to Self Build at Swindon

Our most popular event is now being taken to the South West, held at the National Self Build & Renovation Centre in Swindon.

If you are considering self build for the first time or still searching for a plot, then this seminar provides an essential introduction to the process, covering key topics including finding land, designing your home, getting planning permission and how to build a timber frame home.

This seminar will also introduce you to working with specialist designers and suppliers of essential aspects such as kitchens and bathrooms.

Course Contents

  • What is self build  - Who does it? How do people manage their builds? How do you find and appraise a plot of land?
  • Finance - How much does it cost and how do you budget for your build?
  • Design - How do you create a design brief for your project, understanding lifestyle requirements and budget limitations
  • Planning Permission - Understanding and navigating the planning process
  • Energy efficiency explained
  • The construction process
  • Working with specialist designers and suppliers for kitchens, bathrooms and bedrooms

Course Cost: Free
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