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Farmhouse – Enduring legacy

Farmhouse – Enduring legacy

Charlie and Gillian Hutchison reflect on the sudden passing of a close friend, who also happened to be their architect.

Architectural and practical

Architectural and practical

Having undergone a self-build in England, Rebecca Pendergast knew exactly what she needed from her new home in Co Down.

SelfBuild Grounded

SelfBuild Grounded

When Dan Runyon of Co Offaly emigrated two decades ago, he knew it wasn’t forever. What’s more, he also knew that when he did return it would be to SelfBuild his own home.

In search of  excellence

In search of excellence

Sometimes it’s hard not to get carried away when you’re renovating your home. Laura and Ian MacAllister of Belfast undertook a renovation project that transformed their home into a very contemporary space, epitomizing city living.


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3D Modelling – Step into the third dimension

3D Modelling – Step into the third dimension

Do you have trouble imagining what your house or extension will look like? With ‘flat’ 2D plans and drawings it can be hard to get a sense of scale and proportion.

Stone as light as feathers

Stone as light as feathers

Getting the type of information you want, quickly, can be surprisingly difficult. But there are exceptions; property websites in the United States for instance will routinely give you information about schools in the area, how long the property’s been on the market, the …

Ask an Architect

Ask an Architect

For one weekend only, architects in every corner of Northern Ireland will be volunteering their time and expertise to give advice to the public on their building projects, whether large or small, to help raise funds for cancer


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Stone House – Between a rock and a wide open space

Stone House – Between a rock and a wide open space

If you want to build a stone house make sure you familiarise yourself with some basic concepts before you get started.

Ask an Architect

Ask an Architect

For one weekend only, architects in every corner of Northern Ireland will be volunteering their time and expertise to give advice to the public on their building projects, whether large or small, to help raise funds for cancer

Glazing Protection

Glazing Protection

Protection from our wet and windy Irish weather is essential when it comes to choosing glazing and doors, but considering they’re the ‘eyes of the house’ aesthetics matters too.